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Cause Areas

When

Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:00 PM - Wed Jul 26, 2017 03:00 PM

Where

Lawrence Community Works168 Newbury StreetLawrence, MA 01841

About

Ideal schedule: Wednesdays and Fridays 12:00-3:00pm, but flexible

Assist clients with finding gainful employment, including:

  • Assist career coach by helping clients with job-related English language training, mock interviews and job application completion. Most of the client work will be one-to-one.
  • Conduct job searches tailored to participants’ needs.
  • Provide administrative support including cdata entry and filing to maintain client information.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Related experience is welcome, but training will be provided.
  • Interest in working with people of various linguistic, cultural, religious, ethnic and national backgrounds.
  • Commitment to learning techniques for providing effective services to support job outcomes to immigrants.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish skills preferred as most clients are native Spanish speakers.
  • Good communication and organizational skills.
  • Flexibility-responsibilities will vary on a day-to-day basis.
  • Empathy for the challenges faced by participants of learning a new culture and a new language.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Career Counseling / Coaching
  • Spanish

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Approx. 6 hours per week, 3 month minimum

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