CAREER COACH (WIOA)
Company: National Able Network
Posted on: January 24, 2023
Career Coach Full-Time Skokie, IL
National Able Network has an immediate opportunity for a
service-oriented professional who will assist job seekers with
employment. National Able Network is an innovative and growing
workforce non-profit that provides services throughout the Midwest
to improve equitable access to sustainable employment.
The Career Coach works with a team to deliver employment services
including assessing barriers to employment and employment goals,
delivering effective training and support, referring to outside
agencies for other services, providing job search assistance,
connecting to job leads, and supporting retention. The Career Coach
will coordinate with internal departments and outside agencies to
provide the supports job seekers need to find and maintain
sustainable employment. Coaches maintain accurate, timely and
complete documentation for all job seekers.
Supports job seekers by assessing their barriers to employment and
providing resources and referrals to help overcome those
Tracks and supports clients' progress in training and job search
activities and writes case notes and documentation regularly.
Administers appropriate testing to assess client job readiness
needs, career interests and barriers to employment. Develops an
Individual Employment Plan (IEP) and action steps for achieving IEP
goals. Monitors progress to goals, modifies and updates IEP with
job seekers as needed.
Determines supportive service needs and advises clients on all
social services for which they are eligible; may refer clients with
special needs to internal staff and/or external resources as
Works with the business development team to connect job seekers to
job leads, hiring events and employer contacts.
Assesses, maintains and submits accurate, timely and complete case
notes and documentation. Processes requests for training and
supportive services in a timely manner.
Supports the organization's outreach efforts by participating in
events and attending workshops.
Attends regular professional development (both internal and
external) to stay abreast of changes in job search and labor
Other duties as assigned
Salary range: $40,000 - $48,000
Knowledge or Expertise:
Strong service-orientation and interpersonal skills; develops
rapport and works successfully with a diverse population of job
seekers, co-workers, and others
Good attention to detail to ensure job seekers' get the resources
they need to overcome barriers to employment
Experience in social services, case management, counseling, or
customer service preferred.
Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of
vaccination at date of hire.
Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Keywords: National Able Network, Skokie , CAREER COACH (WIOA), Other , Skokie, Illinois
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