Thrive and Change Lives
At Catholic Charities over 70% of our managers were promoted from within!
We believe that quality service begins with a passionate, motivated and hardworking workforce; a positive and caring work environment, and recognition for the challenging work our employees perform in service to others. For these reasons and many more Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is a great place to work!
Flexible Work Schedules
Competitive Pay and Work Life Benefits
Professional Supervision and Coaching
Recognition and Appreciation Programs
Opportunities for Growth and Promotion
As the Refugee Employment Specialist, your primary responsibilities encompass providing ongoing support to address barriers to employment throughout the program period. You will maintain weekly contact with active participants, assessing and evaluating the psycho-social factors that contribute to their situation in order to determine their capabilities. Conducting needs assessments and identifying resources to promote participants' interpersonal insight and professional development will be key aspects of your role. Monitoring clients' progress, addressing barriers to employment as necessary, and referring clients to community resources and other organizations are crucial tasks. Additionally, networking with community service providers, completing necessary reporting forms for government agencies and funding sources, and maintaining appropriate communication with job developers and other funding sources are important components of your position.
Starting Pay For This Position Is: $21.00/ Hour
Education and/or Experience Required at Entry:
Working Conditions and Environment/Physical Demands:
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is dedicated to caring for those in need while promoting human development, collaboration, and the elimination of poverty and injustice; helping people in need regardless of their religion, race, ethnicity, or nationality. We believe that all people have infinite value and are worthy of our respect and compassion. Above all, we are committed to creating hope and transforming lives.
Catholic Charities is an Equal Opportunity Employer