08 August, 2019

Community & Employer Liaison – Segue Career Options

Department/Service/ Program: Segue Career Options – Eden Health Care Services – Steinbach
Hours of Work/FTE: 1.0 FTE; Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Start/End Date: TBD 
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Job Posting Number: S-195-0808

Please note: Your email/cover letter must indicate the relevant Job Posting Number.

Please apply directly via email to:
Angel Unrau 
Payroll & HR Manager
Eden Health Care Services

Position Summary: 
Under the supervision of the Segue Career Options Program Director, the Community and Employer Liaison assists with vocational assessments and helps develop and carry out vocational plans for supported clients in conjunction with their agency/funder. This includes identifying barriers, obstacles and appropriate reasonable accommodations. The Community and Employer Liaison role includes liaising with Steinbach and Eastman region employment agencies and employers to assist eligible clients towards an employment outcome.

• Grade 12 diploma required
• Post-Secondary education or related experience in an employment services field an asset
• Knowledge of Vocational Assessments an asset
• Knowledge of employment challenges and barriers such as mental health, learning disabilities and/or physical disabilities is preferred
• Valid Class 5 driver’s license with clean driving record
• Access to vehicle with appropriate insurance

Principle Duties and Responsibilities: 
• Develop an Intake and eligibility/referral protocol that minimizes duplication of services 
• Provide vocational assessments and identify suitable and realistic vocational options to provide recommendations for the client
• Liaise with Steinbach and Eastman region employment agencies to market vocational assessment services
• Using a client centered process, liaise with Skills and Employment Partnerships-SEP, other funding partners, referring organizations and community education and training service providers to coordinate services and supports that increase the likelihood of an employment outcome for the client

*** Complete Job Description Available Upon Request ***