Youth Employment Advisors

LEAP has two openings for YOUTH EMPLOYMENT ADVISORS! For more information about this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

Employer Name: Lake of the Woods Employment Action Project
Location/Address: Kenora, ON
Application Deadline: April 14, 2020
Phone: 468-1911
Hours of Work: 37.5 hrs per week
Job Type: Summer
Wages: $18.00 per hour with a RRSP Plan

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:

• Conduct assessments, employment counselling and work placement activity with registered users
• Market services and programs to the community and to employers
• Facilitate employment and life skills workshops
• Ability to coach, motivate and empower youth in their job search and retention
• Maintain accurate and timely documentation as per Ministry and agency standards
• Assist individuals with their employment needs, including resume preparation and job search assistance

Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:

• Currently enrolled in University or College
• Customer Service experience required
• Demonstrated flexibility, sound judgement and problem-solving skills with a varied client population
• Exceptional time management and organizational skills
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with sensitivity
• Strong work ethic
• Ability to work and communicate effectively within a team environment, as well as the ability to manage and meet standards and deliverables as set by the funding Ministry and the agency
• Must be proficient in Word, email and similar computer programs
• Must possess a valid driver’s licence and access to a vehicle
• Must have an understanding of the employment needs, issues and opportunities within our community

How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please indicate your interest in this position by forwarding your resume and a cover letter by March 31, 2020 to:

Nikki Faulds, Executive Director
Lake of the Woods Employment Action Project, Inc
25 Main Street South
Kenora, ON P9N 1S8

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Full Time Hours Per Week: 37.5 per week
Advertising Method: General Ad