Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

JVS Boston Hiring Career Coach

JVS -Boston is hiring two Career Coaches, one of which highly prefers bilingual proficiency in Haitian Creole and English. This Career Coach will work heavily with Haitian clients who have humanitarian parole or Haitian Family Reunification Parole recipients to improve English, follow up with their work authorization applications, and ultimately get jobs once they have work authorization docs. There might also be around 6 hours per week of teaching vocational English class.

Interested internal candidates should send a cover letter and resume to resumes@jvs-boston.org. See full job description here.

 

JVS is a non-profit, non-sectarian agency. Our mission is to empower individuals from diverse communities to find employment and build careers, and to partner with employers to hire, develop and retain productive workforces.

JVS provides a broad range of services including adult education, skills training, job readiness training, job placement and support, and access to post-secondary education. JVS assists employers in their search for well- qualified job applicants and their initiatives to upgrade the skills of their incumbent workforce.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Accountability and Results Focused:

 Assist program participants in initial goal setting, career planning and educational services leading to job placement, skills upgrades and career advancement

 Assist program participants in both one-on-one and group settings in job search-related activities.

 Escort participants to job interviews and facilitate interview and hiring process, as needed.

 Actively develop new and maintain existing employer relationships.

 Provide post-placement services including follow-up with job-seeker and employer.

 Establish, track and meet program dashboard indicators (enrollments, placements, retention, etc.)

 

See full job description here.

Contact IJDH

Institute for Justice & Democracy In Haiti
15 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02116

Telephone: (617) 652-0876
General Inquiries: info@ijdh.org
Media Inquiries: media@ijdh.org

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