Salary: $31.36 per hour (Grid 8)
Hours of Work: 37.5 per week
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7.5 hours per day
Days Off: Saturday, Sunday
Date Posted: October 23, 2020
Competition Closing Date: Once filled
Internal Posting Location: https://opendoorgroup.bamboohr.com/jobs/
Commencement Date: ASAP
Status: Permanent, Full-Time
Work Area: Surrey, BC
ABOUT OPEN DOOR GROUP
Originating as a volunteer-based non-profit in 1976, Open Door Group has seen tremendous growth throughout its 42 years in operation. Now serving as BC’s largest non-profit provider of employment services, we assist thousands of people in rural and urban communities each year to prepare for, find, and keep meaningful employment and community participation.
As one of Canada’s 2019 Best Workplaces, we pride ourselves on modelling a culture of authenticity and transparency. Our core values are based on the genuine belief that all individuals have the ability to succeed and are the drivers of their own success, and we aim to support lifelong learning and career success for the people we serve, as well as our employees.
Reporting to the Associate Program Director, the Vocational Counsellor is responsible for providing a flexible blend of services designed to increase the employment options for job seekers.
The Vocational Counsellor provides employment-related disability and addictions assessments and employment-related disability and addiction management workshops and services associated with customized employment.
Open Door Group is a contractor of WorkBC Employment Services in the Lower Mainland, Sea-to-Sky, and Kamloops. This position is delivering WorkBC employment services, in a center managed by one of our partner agencies, OPTIONS, in Surrey. Please visit www.workbc.ca for more information on the types of services they provide.
1. Customized Employment Services:
2. Disability & Addiction Employment Management services:
3. Administration and Reporting:
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
SKILLS & ABILITIES
How to Apply
Please click the "Apply for this Job" button on this page, and follow the steps to enter your personal information and submit your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are suitable for the role. Please do not submit your application by emailing us.
Open Door Group values diversity and is committed to providing an inclusive work environment. We are looking for qualified individuals who represent, at all job levels, the diversity of the people we serve and encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, individuals of all genders and sexual orientation, origin and ethnic affiliations, disability, age, and religion.
We strive to ensure an accessible experience for candidates. If you require an alternative method to submit your application, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us toll-free at 1 866 377 3670 and ask to speak with an HR representative.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Thank you for your interest in joining the Open Door Group team!