Employment Consultant

Adult Services Issaquah, Washington


Description

Northwest Center is looking for an Employment Consultant 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.

This role requires hands-on experience working with individuals with disabilities. If you do not meet this requirement please see our entry-level Employment Specialist position. 


Schedule
: Monday - Friday; 8 AM - 4:30 PM 

Wage: $18.00 to $20.00 / hour + Mileage Reimbursement for miles driven for work.

Location: Southeast region of King County (Issaquah, Maple Valley, and Covington) 

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
:

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

Northwest Center is committed to offering reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need any assistance or accommodations with the application or interview process, please contact us at [email protected]

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.


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