Available Positions

Technology Specialist

Under the supervision of the Director of Workforce Development, the Technology Specialist will lead classroom-based training for job readiness and industry credentialing. Strong instruction skills with patience with adult learners needed. Specific knowledge of Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Google and PowerPoint required.

Specialist will also provide case management services to assigned caseload. Experience working with individuals experiencing homelessness, reentry from incarceration and in recovery strongly preferred. It is critical for candidate to have strong skills managing classroom behavior.

Responsibilities:

• Conduct daily classroom activities
• Recruit and screen clients for class and program fit
• Develop curriculum in conjunction with Director to meet employment, training, & program goals
• Develop lesson plans based on students’ needs and conduct classes
• Assess skill and education level of clients through self-directed tools and various standardized tests
• Develop and maintain resources in the community that will benefit clients
• Complete Individual Development Plan (IDP) with clients on caseload; review goals and progress regularly
• Work effectively as a team member
• Work in collaboration with outside agencies who partner with Project Place
• Provide computer instruction that will include resume development and internet job search strategies
• Strong familiarity with community organizations that offer education resources and community colleges
• Provide job placement assistance
• Enter client data in computer tracking system
• Other tasks as assigned by Executive Director or designee

Qualifications

• Ability to respond flexibly in a fast-paced, evolving environment.
• Strong classroom management skills required
• Deep commitment to the agency mission

In order to apply, please send cover letter & resume to Beth Carter, Director of Workforce Development at bcarter@projectplace.org. Any applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $41,000.00 /year

Experience:

Computer Instruction: 1 year (Required)
Education: Bachelor’s (Preferred)
Work authorization: United States (Required)

Adult Education Instructor and Case Manager

Under the supervision of the Director of Workforce Development, the Adult Education Instructor will lead classroom-based training for job readiness and industry credentialing. Strong computer literacy and technology skills needed including knowledge of Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Google and PowerPoint). Instructor will also provide case management services to assigned caseload.

Experience working with individuals experiencing homelessness, reentry from incarceration and in recovery strongly preferred. It is critical for candidate to have strong skills managing classroom behavior.

Responsibilities:

• Conduct daily classroom activities
• Recruit and screen clients for class and program fit
• Develop curriculum in conjunction with Director to meet employment, training, & program goals
• Develop lesson plans based on students’ needs and conduct classes
• Assess skill and education level of clients through self-directed tools and various standardized tests
• Develop and maintain resources in the community that will benefit clients
• Complete Individual Development Plan (IDP) with clients on caseload; review goals and progress regularly
• Work effectively as a team member
• Work in collaboration with outside agencies who partner with Project Place
• Provide computer instruction that will include resume development and internet job search strategies
• Strong familiarity with community organizations that offer education resources and community colleges
• Provide job placement assistance
• Enter client data in computer tracking system
• Other tasks as assigned by Executive Director or designee

Qualifications

• Ability to respond flexibly in a fast-paced, evolving environment.
• Strong classroom management skills required
• Deep commitment to the agency mission

In order to apply, please send cover letter & resume to Beth Carter, Director of Workforce Development at bcarter@projectplace.org. Any applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $41,000.00 /year