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Employment Resource Counselor

Department: Employment & Education
Location: Newark, NJ
General Description:

This full time position, under the supervision of the Program Director or Senior Case Manager, is responsible for developing employment opportunities and providing on-going employment counseling for a residential offender population. 


Essential Functions:
(Performs other work related duties as assigned by immediate supervisor) 
 
  • Developing and maintaining a bank of employment opportunity for an offender population
  • Assisting employers in establishing recruiting standards, which will benefit the hard-to-place skilled disadvantaged applicant
  •  Helping residents develop job-search, job application and interviewing skills
  • Empowering residents with pertinent information regarding federal, state and local employment laws
  • Providing follow-up counseling for residents to ensure effective work ethics
  • Facilitating one-on-one and group personal development sessions
  • Preparing and providing accurate and timely documentation in accordance with company and contract guidelines
  • Participating in mandated training and staff development activities
  • Performing other job related duties as may be required by the Director and/or Senior Case Manager

Qualifications/Skill Requirement:

One year of demonstrated effective relevant experience in a community based human service organization serving the hard-to-place disadvantaged population.


Knowledge:

  •  Federal, State and local employment laws
  •  Employment opportunities convenient and conducive to the population served
  •  Employment principles and acceptable work ethics
  •  Available support services, including tools & opportunities for assessment and skill development


Abilities:

  • Plan, organize & control resources to meet the responsibilities and duties of this position 
  • Prepare and issue accurate, complete, and timely reports in accordance with company and contract guidelines
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing at all levels of the organization & the employment community
  • Maintain clearance through contracting agency


Education Requirements:

This position requires a BA degree in the Social Sciences.

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