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Workforce Development Coordinator

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A Wider Circle | Silver Spring, MD
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A Wider Circle is seeking a Workforce Development Coordinator to join its team! This position is for someone with a deep passion for and commitment to working with the most vulnerable among us. The individual should have experience in job readiness programming as well as an ability to work independently, deliver training classes, and mentor individuals seeking to enter or re-enter the workforce.

The Workforce Development Coordinator will work primarily in our Neighborhood Partnerships program sites in Washington, DC, though will spend up to 20% of their time in the Silver Spring, MD office. Experience in inner-city human services with diverse age groups and populations is therefore highly preferred.

Previous direct experience is ideal but most important in a candidate is the energy, commitment, and unyielding desire to support others, seek solutions, and be a change-agent in the movement to end poverty.

Responsibilities

  • Respond to all client inquiries
  • Research and communicate information to appropriate workforce development clients about job openings, hiring events, training opportunities, workshops, and partner activities for job seekers
  • Recruit, schedule, and support the training of workforce development volunteers
  • Deliver 1:1 workforce development and employment support at our community sites
  • Support development and dissemination of robust program calendar for array of workforce development and professional skill building activities

Qualifications

  • 2-4 years relevant and/or related work experience
  • Familiarity with non-profit setting
  • Willingness to organize, attend, and otherwise support events beyond typical work schedule, including evenings and weekends, to maximize participation by those we serve.
  • A passion for and commitment to the movement to end poverty
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent highly preferred


A Wider Circle is seeking a Workforce Development Coordinator to join its team! This position is for someone with a deep passion for and commitment to working with the most vulnerable among us. The individual should have experience in job…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Professional

Benefits

A Wider Circle offers health insurance, retirement, voluntary benefits, and more.

A Wider Circle offers health insurance, retirement, voluntary benefits, and more.

How To Apply

Please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@awidercircle.org.

Please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@awidercircle.org.

Location

9159 Brookville Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910
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