Volunteer Lethbridge
About the Position
Position: Employment Spec:ialist - one-year term Position
Description: JobLinks provides a variety of pre-employment and employment services for individuals with barriers/disabilities. We are recruiting an Employment Specialist to support adults with developmental disabilities reach their own employment goals.
In these positions you will: provide employment support to adults with disabilities, develop employment support plans, be responsible for job development, assist with the orientation of all new employees, students and volunteers, participate in the development and implementation of workshops, and actively support as a Job links team member. These positions require excellent interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, resourcefulness and a firm belief that by focusing on abilities and opportunities we can support people in their individual goals.
Responsibilities: • Providing a variety of quality services to support individuals in creating successful employment opportunities
• Developing partnerships with community employers that may result in work experiences and/or potential employment for individuals
• Create, document and implement comprehensive Individual Service Plans with identified goals, strategies and timelines
• Promoting Employment Centre services in the community
• Implementing the Get Set pre-employment program
• Providing employment supports for a caseload of clients
Qualifications: Strong background in business and connections with the business community in Lethbridge
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Skills in interpersonal communication and conflict management
Professional conduct and attitude
Qualifications Include:
 Experience in the Employment Support Services field
 Completed Post-Secondary Education in a related field
 Proof of Valid Driver's license, $1,000,000 Liability Insurance, Drivers abstract Safe vehicle
 Current Criminal Record Check including the Vulnerable Sector
Contact Information:
Please submit your cover letter & resume to:
Human Resources Director
1610 29 Street N
Lethbridge, AB T1HSL3
or online to [email protected]
Application deadline is November 13, 2018
T1J 2B5
PHONE: 403-332-4320
FAX: 403-332-4321


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