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EDSI Solutions

Enfield, CT

Career Advisor

LocationEnfield, Connecticut 06082
Employment TypeContractor
Date Posted2022-11-19
Direct Apply
Yes
Valid Through2023-10-01

Job Description:

$48,000/year

Scope of Position: Assess jobseekers and determine the most appropriate path to return to work. Provide support and assistance in all areas related to gaining and/or retaining employment and career advancement.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide individualized assessment of work, family and personal development needs and opportunities

  • Determine eligibility and accurately complete required documentation for enrollment

  • Build professional one-on-one working relationships with customers to assist in eliminating challenges that are hindrances to obtaining and retaining employment

  • Provide referrals to appropriate One Stop services, business services unit, online learning centers and community service or social service agencies when needed

  • Convince customers to participate in and follow through with planned activities as outlined in contract with funding agency

  • Oversee customer activities and assist with workshop schedules

  • Track all customers activities including AJC services, ITAs, and other CWP initiatives

  • Create solutions to customer attendance problems

  • Maintain organized database of customers and keep detailed documentation of all contacts

  • Maintain accurate individual case files for each registered customer, ensuring each contain appropriate eligibility documents

  • Guide jobseekers through preparation of individual employment plans based on their specific occupational goals

  • Maintain customer files as specified by contractor

  • Share information with appropriate staff and/or funding agencies

  • Provide consistent and comprehensive case management follow-up and retention services, ensuring that post-placement contacts are made as required by specific contract, accommodating customer work schedules

  • Document all participant contacts and activities in case progress notes

  • Assist in the preparation of project reports as needed

  • Ensure that positive outcomes and goals are met as required by contract

  • Work with the team on implementing processes that increase customer engagement

  • Conduct program orientations

  • Other duties as assigned

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Career counseling or case management experience

  • Ability to prioritize tasks and document visits and contacts

  • Demonstrated telephone, computer and written communication skills

  • Ability to maintain flexibility as needs of contract or contractor required

  • Bachelor’s degree or Associate’s degree, or three years of work experience in case management/human services or related experience

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

Requisition ID: 2022-1572

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

External Company Name: EDSI Solutions

External Company URL: www.edsisolutions.com/

Street: 170 Elm St

Job ID: 8528249883056707439

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