Youth Talent Development Specialist
Company: Res-Care, Inc.
Location: Oil City
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Our operational team members focus on efficiently meeting the
needs of our clients across various lines of business. If your
passion is to ensure quality care to help our clients live their
best life we encourage you to apply today!
- Manages a caseload of customers, providing services to one or
more of the following customer groups: WIOA Youth, the universal
population and other special program populations as required.
Present and facilitate group job readiness, life skills, or job
search training agenda Conduct group orientation for participants
and provide a positive introduction to the job search and readiness
program Ensure all participants achieve the critical competencies
taught in the workshop Assess competencies using activities and
audio-visual equipment Identify participant challenges to finding
employment and prompt them to find solutions Conduct regular
ongoing individual meetings with participants for job search,
education, job retention and/or job readiness Complete an
individualized orientation to component services Maintain
information about area resources and employers Meet with
participants to conduct one-on-one interviews; assesses job search
plans; discuss obstacles to obtaining employment; and monitors
daily activities Arrange for employers to speak to participants
about employment and employer expectations Provide government
agencies with prompt notification that a participant has lost or
reduced hours of employment Maintain scheduled, periodic contact
with participants in a variety of locations to assess job
retention/advancement issues Provide information to participants on
available training and/or jobs that will lead to advancement Send
out correspondence to schedule appointments, requests employment
verification, and acquires pay stubs when applicable Prepare,
organize and maintain participant files reflecting the entire
history of a program participant; files should be maintained in an
audit-ready state including a log of supportive services issued
Prepare summary documents for and attends appeal hearings when
- Must be able to interact cordially and productively with a
diverse population. Excellent written and verbal communication
skills. Must be able to work occasionally long or extended hours,
including weekends. Must maintain the confidentiality of all
information housed in the division.
- B.S. /B.A. in social services or related field, a minimum two
(2) years working with targeted population required. Experience may
be substituted for formal education. Case Management /Career
Development experience preferred
About our Line of Business
Equus Workforce Solutions, formerly ResCare Workforce Services,
is the nation's leading provider of workforce development services
in North America. With a dedicated and passionate team, Equus puts
the industry's best practices to work nationwide by focusing on the
development, design, and delivery of demand-driven workforce
solutions. Assisting over a million job seekers and thousands of
employers annually, Equus Workforce Solutions is the most
comprehensive workforce development company in the United States.
For more information visit https://equusworks.com.
Additional Job Information
ResCare Workforce Services is the WIOA Title I service provider
in the PA CareerLinks, Northwest Region. We provide jobseeker and
employer services in the PA CareerLinks and out in the community.
The base office for this position is located in Oil City, 1-2 Days
per week will be spent at this location, with services for this
position being primarily in rural areas of Venango, Crawford,
Forest, Clarion, and Warren Counties.
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