Employment Counsellor

MOSAIC | https://www.mosaicbc.org/about/employment-opportunities/
Chilliwack, BC | Full Time

Details

MOSAIC is seeking a client-centered and results-oriented Employment Counsellor who is passionate about empowering clients to reach their employment goals.

DEPARTMENT:

Employment and Language Programs

POSITION FUNCTION:

The Employment Counsellor is primarily responsible for creating and maintaining client awareness and navigation, conducting needs and financial assessments to create an action plan for clients, and monitoring and following-up with clients until a successful job attachment outcome is achieved.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A post-secondary degree, diploma, or certificate in a relevant field (e.g. career or employment development, vocational rehabilitation, social work, psychology, sociology, human services, counselling, education or human resources management) OR 2 or more years of demonstrated experience in:
    • Providing customer service and resolving issues both in person and by a virtual service delivery
      system
    • Working with individuals with complex barriers and a broad range of cultural backgrounds
    • Conducting and interpreting clients’ needs assessments
    • Coaching and mentoring clients
    • Building partnerships with community agencies, employers and other stakeholders
  • Fluency in Punjabi, Vietnamese or Chinese is preferable.
  • Working knowledge of the WorkBC Integrated Case Management tool
  • Strong grasp of the WorkBC policies and guidelines,
  • Extensive knowledge of existing programs and services, community resources, and local labour market
    conditions,
  • Strong interpersonal, cross-cultural communication skills,
  • Proven ability to multitask and meet deadlines,
  • Criminal Record Check required.

HOURS:

Full-time (35 hours per week)

STARTING SALARY:

$43,425 to $48,867 annually, based on experience and qualifications

DEADLINE:

Ongoing until a suitable candidate is hired

MOSAIC is committed to promoting equal employment opportunities for all members of the community

How to Apply

RESUMES TO:

Hiring Team – MOSAIC Employment Programs
5575 Boundary Road
Vancouver, BC V5R 2P9

Email: employmentprograms@mosaicbc.org

Please reference “Your Name – Employment Counsellor WorkBC Programs” in the subject line of your application and submit via email (Word / PDF format). No telephone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.