Job Summary and Qualifications: The Employment Specialist is responsible for assisting HomeBase clients with activities that will increase their income, with the goal of avoiding homelessness.
Requirements: Experience working in a career development or social service agency. Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and 1-3 years’ experience working in the workforce development field. Familiarity with the NYC workforce development system is preferred.
Duties and Responsibilities: Conduct initial assessments, provide ongoing engagement/support, and ensure positive outcomes for a large case load. Develop relationships with multiple employers, training providers, and/or other community resources. Assist clients with résumé and cover letter writing, online job applications, and job search plans. Research job opportunities in NYC and refer clients to hiring events and/or interviews.
To Apply: Send a cover letter and resume to Pavel Madray at firstname.lastname@example.org