Pre-Placement Supervisor

Job city: 
Etobicoke
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Monday, October 5, 2020 - 5:00pm
Job terms: 
Full-time

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct outreach to non-profit organizations to identify opportunities and promote job matching and placement support
  • Ensure that non-profit organizations meet program requirements; conduct at least one site visit per agency prior to placements to confirm a suitable and safe work environment
  • Facilitate placement of youth in community agencies based on their skills and interest
  • Negotiate placements with non profits including the completion of placement agreements and participants training plans
  • Assess any barriers to ensure an effective intervention takes place and provide short- and long-term strategies to ensure the youth’s needs are identified and employment-related goals are established
  • Ensure that youth work as a team to complete different projects for non-profit organizations in the community

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and around three years of experience in recruiting or career development
  • Demonstrated experience working with youth of diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Knowledge of integration issues faced by newcomers
  • Three years of experience using counselling/advising approaches and skills (preferably in a career development context)
  • A passion for helping youth succeed professionally and strong networking skills to coordinate with potential employers
  • Interpersonal skills – the pre- placement supervisor need strong interpersonal skills to network with not for profit organizations and coach youth who have diverse needs
  • Communication skills – effectively helping youth with their careers requires asking specific questions and listening carefully to get useful insight on what jobs best fit them.
  • Highly proficient computer, MS suite (Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access), PowerPoint and Publisher, social media (LinkedIn for recruiting).
  • Possess and maintains a clear Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Search.
  • Must have a car for business travel

How to apply:

Interested persons should send their resume with a covering letter to:

ACCT Employment Hiring Committee

Email: careers@acctonline.ca

Candidates should state the position of interest in the subject of the email.

Thank you to all interested applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.