We’re Hiring!

Jan 16, 2023 | 0 comments

reachAbility is ever changing and growing! As we expand, we are looking to add another member to our team.

reachAbility has been a proud staple in promoting every aspect of inclusion over the past 25 years. We are inclusive, not exclusive, meaning our services are available to anyone and everyone in the HRM who faces a barrier. Our passionate and motivated team is devoted to making sure no one goes nowhere.

reachAbility is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and committed to offering services that are inclusive for all equity groups. Applications are encouraged from persons with disabilities, Indigenous people, African Nova Scotians, and other racially visible persons. Self-identification is voluntary and may be made in the cover letter, on the resume, or in a separate email.

Employment Program Facilitator

Duties of the Employment Program Facilitator include:

  • Facilitate work readiness workshops with a group
  • Use a trauma informed approach while communicating with clients
  • Stay up to date on employer expectations and hiring practices
  • Develop or edit resumes, cover letters and interview skills
  • Liaise with the Job Developer and other Employment Program Facilitator
  • Coordinate mock interviews
  • Complete monthly, quarterly and annual reports
  • Develop/add to library of training resources for clients (WHIMIS, First Aid, etc)
  • Connect clients/caseworkers with materials and resources needed for employment
  • Documentation within Salesforce around client/program updates

Qualifications:

  • Experience with previous facilitation
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Organized and dependable
  • Secondary Education is an asset but not a requirement

Hours: Monday- Thursday 8:30am-4:00pm in office, Fridays are a work from home day

Salary: $24.24/hour

Benefits: reachAbility offers a benefits package after a 3 month probationary period that includes health and dental. We offer paid vacation and wellness days as well. There is free parking at the building.

If you are interested in learning more and joining our team, email Erin Lundrigan erin@reachability. org with your resume and a cover letter attached.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $24.24 per hour

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program

Schedule:

  • Day shift

 

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