Posted on Jul. 31, 2017
Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Disability Insurance, 401K
Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth is expanding and adding professional positions in an effort to serve our community by empowering people with disabilities, disadvantages and barriers to employment. If you are motivated and interested in making an impact in the community that we serve, this could be an opportunity for you, come and join our Team!
Now seeking an Employment Specialist / Case Manager for the Goodwill Works program in Fort Worth, TX.
Dependent on Experience
Hiring Bonus of $750 available to chosen candidates in Workforce Development Programs hired under “GOODWILL WORKS” Program and other positions requiring University of North Texas Supported Employment Credentials
8:00 A.M. thru 4:30 P.M., Monday thru Friday
• Company paid basic term life
• Paid time off
• Voluntary medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, 401k
GENERAL JOB DUTIES:
-Provide employment and follow-up retention services to clients with disabilities and multiple barriers to employment.
-Assist clients with identifying employment goals, resume writing, employment applications, interviewing skills, job search and job retention strategies; transportation; counseling, coaching and redirection to ensure progress and goals are met.
-Meet monthly program placement target outcomes (minimum placement goal of 20 clients monthly).
-Develop employer relationships through cold calling, attending job fairs, and maintaining current knowledge of community resources through research and attendance at community meetings.
-Develop partnership with other community social services agencies to provide comprehensive services to clients.
-Maintain current and accurate case files, program records/reports ensuring confidentiality, and timeliness.
-Work cooperatively and effectively with clients, employers, community partner agencies, and staff.
-Attend DARS required training and credentialing sessions.
-Other duties as assigned.
Valid State Driver License/ID, background check, and drug screen. Must meet TXDARS staff requirements.
Please submit your information through "Quick Apply."