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Job Description ResCareTitle: LEAD Youth Talent Development Specialist : RWSJob Category: Direct Care/OperationsLine of Business: Workforce ServicesAbout ResCareJoin us in transforming peoples lives and their communities ResCare is a one:of:a:kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a LEAD Youth Talent Development Specialist : RWS.Are you passionate about helping others? DonA?t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence Apply today ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.LEAD Youth Talent Development Specialist : RWS ResponsibilitiesCounsels and assists ProgramA?s customers regarding job search strategies, personal career advisement and training issues, identifying and working with barriers to employment, professional goal setting and planning. Identify outside resources, programs and other services for customers if neededAdvises, monitors, and tracks participation for customers so that they maximize of the functions and opportunities of the programManages the day:to:day relationship with customers, addresses customer concerns promptly with an action plan to ensure satisfaction, and documents all findings with case notes in a clear, concise, and timely mannerMaintains knowledge/professional understanding of a vast array of occupations/career paths (for effective placement/processing and assessment of customers as well as determining services most appropriate for their career goalsProvides motivational support to customers during the job search processIdentifies training needs and ensures appropriate trainingFacilitates job readiness/search workshopsDemonstrates strong strategies for re:engaging customers after training and finding employment for those customersDemonstrates effective use of the guidelines and standards of the Case Management Model to support the needs of the participantsSuccessfully documents customer success stories internally and externally.Analyzes and constructs critiques of resumes/required documentation for effective processing for customer eligibilityAdministratively maintains accurate and complete records and correspondence as required by the Program Director and according to standards set by CustomerSpecific RequirementsBA/BS psychology, marketing, business, human resources or related fields with two plus years relevant work experience preferredExperience working with youth particularly in human services or workforce development or an equivalent combinationStrong communication and organization skills, computer skills, publishing skills and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely.The ability to relate well with young adults and have the ability to motivate.Knowledge of various job search strategies, resources and actions plans.Ability to follow instructions well.Adaptable, flexible, and a fast learner.Creative and able to meet deadlines.Works well under pressure and goal oriented and works well within a team concept.Demonstrated customer service skills.Demonstrated computer skills, with experience using word processing and spreadsheet software applications.Familiarity with the communities being served, with knowledge and understanding of local needs and resources.Additional InformationThis is a LEAD position serving as a subject matter expert to Youth TDS staff. Serves Youth populationA: Manages a caseload of participants and provides counseling and mentoringA: Assesses participant competencies, work history, educational attainment, skills and abilities; identifies challenges to finding employment and prompts them to find solutionsA: Conducts regular ongoing individual meetings with participants for job search, education, job retention, and/or job readinessA:


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