ResCare Talent Engagement Specialist RWS in Erie, Pennsylvania

Requisition: J3W2YF5WY86P1RG5VC8 ResCare Title: Talent Engagement Specialist - RWS Job Category: Direct Care/Operations Line of Business: Workforce Services About ResCare Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Talent Engagement Specialist - RWS. Are you passionate about helping others? Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.Talent Engagement Specialist - RWS Responsibilities Assess work readiness skills of participants. Conducts activities to enhance motivation and improve communication skills. Assists with workshops and teaching of job readiness skills and life skills related to attainment of pre-employment competencies. Administers tests to measure participant competency of program components. Assists all participants in job search, barrier resolution, and work-life balance management. Maintains time and attendance records for all participants. Ensures that all participants adhere to all center guidelines and regulations. Assists Program Director as needed. Other duties as assigned. Specific Requirements A.S. Degree or a minimum of two years of experience working with welfare transition customers. Excellent communication skills and public speaking abilities. Must be able to handle communications and correspondence in English (Spanish a plus). Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, resume writing, and using job search engines. Experience conducting group workshops/training for job readiness skills. Strong communication, organization, and leadership skills. Ability to use creativity and enthusiasm to motivate young adults and tailor learning activities to meet group and individual needs. Ability to locate resources to overcome possible barriers to the successful completion of the program. Additional Information ... For full info follow application link. ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities. This employer requires that you apply directly to their web site to be considered for this job. To get to their web address, click the "Start Application" and "Apply" buttons and then click the URL link on the final screen to connect to the company's web site. Complete your application as directed by their online process, being sure to identify PA CareerLink as your referral source.