Career Development Counsellor

R. Work Group |
Grande Prairie, AB | Full Time


Job requirements




Bachelor’s degree


3 years to less than 5 years

Specific Skills

  • Interview clients to obtain employment history, educational background and career goals;
  • Identify barriers to employment and assist clients with such matters as job readiness skills, job search strategies, writing résumés and preparing for job interviews;
  • Assess need for assistance such as rehabilitation, financial aid or further training and refer clients to the appropriate services;
  • Advise employers on human resource and other employment-related issues;
  • Collect labour market information for clients regarding job openings, entry and skill requirements and other occupational information;
  • Provide established workers with information and strategies for maintaining a job or moving within an organization;
  • Provide established workers with information and strategies for dealing with job dissatisfaction, making mid-career changes and adjusting to workplace transitions;
  • Provide consulting services to community groups and agencies, businesses, industry and other organizations involved in providing community-based career planning support or resources

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

MS Word; MS Outlook

Additional Skills

Perform administrative tasks

Work Setting

Community-based agency

Transportation/Travel Information

Own vehicle; Valid driver’s licence

Personal Suitability

Initiative; Excellent oral communication; Client focus; Dependability; Values and ethics


$25.00 to $32.00 hourly (to be negotiated) for 35 to 40 hours per week

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Persons with disabilities, Seniors.

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