Employment Counsellor
Youth Habilitation Quinte Inc./ Career Edge
Trenton, ON

Youth Habilitation Quinte Inc.’s Employment Ontario Employment Services Program, known as Career Edge, requires an Employment Counsellor to provide services in its Trenton location. This is a full-time contract position, commencing November 18, 2019 and ending March 31, 2020.

The successful candidate must possess excellent communication skills, knowledge of the local labour market and labour legislation, have expertise in the delivery of employment counselling/career and interest testing, proficiency in the development of Employment Service Plans and demonstrate proficiency in the use of a variety of computer applications. Familiarity with Employment Ontario documentation requirements and knowledge of EOIS-CaMs would be a definite asset. The position will provide one to one counselling services to clients seeking employment and/or training opportunities.

Responsibilities include the provision of needs assessments, employment counselling, workshops, and referrals to community partners and public relations activities.

Qualifications: a University Degree in a related field and three years of employment counselling experience is preferred. A valid driver’s licence is required. Bilingual in French is considered an asset.

Resumes and cover letters must be submitted by 4:30 pm on Friday October 25, 2019.

While we thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Youth Habilitation Quinte Inc./Career Edge welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract