WCG Services | http://www.wcgservices.com
Calgary, Alberta | Full Time
- Do you like the exchange of ideas that comes from workshops?
- Can you go with the flow, arranging tasks as they arise?
- Do you get your greatest joy from inspiring people?
If you answered yes to these questions, we have an exciting, meaningful career opportunity for you!
WCG is excitedly anticipating the launch of our Calgary Career Hub in the Crowfoot area of Calgary. We will be growing our team in order to support a rapid implementation of this new employment service. Team members will assist in the successful delivery of job placement services to a diverse Client base of unemployed Albertans who wish to rapidly enter/re-enter the workforce. Calgary Career Hub will help Clients develop the job search skills needed for effective labour market transitions now and in the future.
The Workshop Facilitator educates, inspires and supports Clients to achieve employment. Facilitators are responsible for ensuring all Calgary Career Hub workshop topics and curriculum support a Client’s employment goals. Through instruction techniques that are suitable for a variety of learning styles, the Workshop Facilitator will help Clients build their skills for employment. This role is responsible for ensuring learning outcomes are clear and achievable, and that Clients have a clear benchmark for their learning progress. The curriculum includes topics such as: Job Search in a Recession, Resume Writing, Networking, Interview Skills, Self-marketing, Adaptability and Change Management.
The successful candidate will have:
- 3 to 5 years’ facilitation experience within the career development field
- direct experience leading groups of unemployed individuals, and a strong understanding of the issues they face in seeking employment
- experience using technology in workshop delivery, such as SmartBoards, webinars etc.
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!