Employment Consultant – Casual/PT Contract

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Company: Leap Frog Consulting
Job City: Maple Ridge & Coquitlam
Job Province: British Columbia

Date Available: 06/04/2020
Closing Date: 31/12/2020
Email: leapfrogconsulting@telus.net

Job Description

Leap Frog Consulting is searching for an Employment Consultant, on a casual, contract basis to provide Job Search Support Services to previously injured clients who are returning to new employment opportunities. Services include resume, cover letter, job search and employment preparation support and individualized job search support to referred clients. In this role, you will work one to one assisting individuals with securing meaningful employment that fits with their abilities, through direct marketing to Employers across the Lower Mainland.

Responsibilities

• Conducting vocational profiles to determine employment history, education and experience • Assessing transferrable skills and employment barriers • Completing effective resumes and cover letters in a brief time frame • Providing job search skills instruction and support • Writing comprehensive reports, within established time frames, regarding services provided and client progress and participation • Identify suitable job options based on return to work plans provided by the referral source • Conducting labor market research and marketing clients to prospective employers

Qualifications

• A University degree is required (psychology, education, kinesiology, health sciences, rehabilitation etc.) • Minimum 2 years experience with job placement, employment preparation and job search support. • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to develop strong rapport with clients. • Candidates should have a strong understanding of the local labour market with an emphasis on the Lower Mainland. • Related experience with vocational assessments, career counselling, case management, or recruiting would be an asset. • RRP, CVRP, CCVE or other related professional designation and/or eligibility to obtain designation would be an asset. • Ability to travel between offices located in Maple Ridge and Coquitlam to meet with clients in person. • Home based office space with the ability to secure client information according to FIPPA guidelines • Willingness to obtain a Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check and Professional Liability Insurance

How to Apply

If you have questions about this role, or would like to forward your resume for consideration, please email Eileen Young at leapfrogconsulting@telus.net. Application deadline is open until a qualified candidate is found.