Employment Specialist/ Facilitator

WCG Services | http://www.wcgservices.com
Calgary, Alberta | Full Time

Details

  • Do you naturally take ownership of tasks, and follow through until completion?
  • Can you go with the flow, changing priorities as new tasks arise?

If you answered yes to these questions, we have an exciting, meaningful career opportunity for you!
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The Employment Specialist/Facilitator facilitates career and life management workshop, inspiring and supporting Learners to achieve their greatest potential. Adult learning principles and deep subject matter knowledge are key to achieving the learning objectives. This role actively works with Learners who have completed the program to find, maintain, and grow within employment opportunities. They liaise with employers to obtain job leads and search the internet to find a variety of suitable job postings. As well, they prepare, support, and monitor Learners in the initial stages of employment.

The successful candidate will have:

  • 3-5 years group facilitation and job placement experience working with clients with barriers to employment
  • a firm understanding of adult learning principles

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At WCG, we pride ourselves on our vibrant, team based environment. We believe in work-life balance and facilitate this with a great benefits package, flexible work schedules, competitive vacation plans and your birthday off with pay! We expect our team members to continuously learn and grow and we support this with a comprehensive professional development program.

WCG is committed to achieving a workforce that is equitable and representative of Canada’s diverse population. We strive to support individual needs and differences in a work environment that is built on respect for all employees. Our goal is to attract, develop and retain employees with exceptional ability and diverse backgrounds. As a provider of services to the federal government, WCG is pleased to participate in the Federal Contractors Program (FCP). Additionally, we comply with the Employment Equity Act. Visit www.hrsdc.gc.ca for general information the Act and on workplace equity.

WCG is an equal-opportunity employer. We particularly welcome applications from women, members of a visible minority, persons with a disability and Aboriginal persons.

How to Apply

To learn more and to apply for this position, please visit our website and review the full job description: http://www.wcgservices.com/get-to-know-us/hr-overview/wcg-job-opportunities/

We look forward to discussing this opportunity with you!