Employment Specialist

Adult Services Bellevue, Washington


Description

Northwest Center is looking for an Employment Specialist to join our team! 

Are you a passionate, self-motivated, innovative, investigative, team-oriented person with a history in sales and/or social services, or do you simply get excited with the idea of helping others? If so, Northwest Center’s Employment Services team is the place for you! This unique industry allows you to hone in on your community, create local opportunities with large and small businesses alike, and support people with disabilities to attain or maintain employment.  


Schedule
: Full-time Monday - Friday 

Wage: $18-20/hour + Mileage Reimbursement for miles driven for work.

Location: Eastside of King County 

Benefits: 

  • Excellent medical benefits, elective dental and vision
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • 401k
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • Verizon Wireless employee discount
  • Employment Assistance Program (EAP)

 Northwest Center is proud to offer its staff an income Protection Benefit to those potentially affected by COVID-19.

Basic Expectations of your role:

  • We provide preparatory services to include; resume creation, interview preparation, benefits planning, person-centered planning, assessments services, etc.
  • We provide marketing and job development services.
  • We provide job coaching and retention services once someone receives employment,
  • And a multitude of other industry-specific support services!


Requirements
:

  • Six months of experience working in a disability-focused human services field preferred
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills
  • We work when our clients work. You will need the ability to work a flexible schedule to include weekends and holidays as required.
  • Valid Driver's license and personal mode of transportation

If you need any assistance with the application process, please send us an email at jobs@nwcenter.org and include the title of the role in the subject line.

At Northwest Center, we do not just accept diversity and inclusion — we celebrate it, support it, live it, and flourish in it to benefit our employees, the community, and our clientele. We believe that our strength lies within our diversity and the forward motion towards a day when people of all abilities can learn and work together. Northwest Center is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, including disability and veterans status.