Youth and Adult Employment Specialist
Do you believe in the empowerment of work? Do you have a passion for helping other people find their passion? CSAC is seeking a Youth and Adult Employment Specialist to help young people and adults with psychological challenges to find and keep employment in Addison County.
In this position, you will get to know clients, help them form employment goals and search for a job, and then support them to be successful once they have the right opportunity. You will have a great deal of independence and flexibility in pursuing these goals, as well as an experienced team of colleagues to draw on for support. It’s tremendously rewarding to help someone increase their independence and believe in themselves.
A Bachelor’s Degree and a good driving record are required. The ideal candidate will have some experience working with individuals with mental health challenges, but it’s not required. The most important skills are patience, persistence, creative problem-solving, emotional intelligence, and good written and verbal communication. Training is provided. This is a full-time, benefits eligible position.