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Job Advocate

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Community Family Life Services


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Published 8 days ago

March 1, 2021
February 12, 2021
$50,000 - $50,000

SUMMARY

The Job Advocate will need to be familiar with Supported Employment practices, social service resources, are employers, job development, community outreach, and wrap-around services. This candidate will need to provide employment guidance and support to program participants returning to the community after incarceration and/or experiencing barriers after being released. This position also requires proficiency in Microsoft Office, as well as exceptional written and verbal communication.

GENERAL DUTIES

  • Network with DC are businesses to establish relationships for placements
  • Actively secure employment matches for clients
  • Support clients after they are working to ensure their success
  • Conducts job development and job research activities directed toward positions that are individualized to the interests and uniqueness of the people on his/her caseload
  • Conduct at least six (6) employer contacts each week to learn about business and employer needs, to tall about specific clients who are looking for work and/or talk about employer services offered

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Two years (2) proven success in human services, social work, business environment, or employment readiness.
  • Four -year (4) degree is preferred or equivalent combination of education and field experience

Please send resume and cover letter to smcfadden@cflsdc.org

SUMMARY

The Job Advocate will need to be familiar with Supported Employment practices, social service resources, are employers, job development, community outreach, and wrap-around services. This candidate will need to provide…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

Some remote work

Some remote work

Level of Language Proficiency

English

English

Location

305 East Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20001

How to Apply

Please include job title in email heading and send to smcfadden@cflsdc.org

Please include job title in email heading and send to smcfadden@cflsdc.org

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