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Job-Readiness Coach

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Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO)

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IRCO

Interested in customer service & workforce development? Be a part of our participants’ transition from unemployment to meaningful and well-paid jobs and eventually reaching their career goals!

Position:
Job-Readiness Coach (bilingual Spanish/English)

Position Summary: The Navigator Program is part of the Neighborhood Prosperity Initiative (Prosper Portland program) and designed to support social equity-based community economic development at the neighborhood level. WorkSource Navigators work within a citywide network to foster economic opportunity and vitality throughout Portland neighborhoods, with a focus on low-income populations and communities of color. The Volunteer Job-Readiness Coach is needed to assist program participants with writing and reviewing resumes and prepare them for interviews. General application assistance and job placement assistance.

Location: Remote

Qualifications:

Bi-lingual Spanish speaking volunteer preferred as most participants are Spanish speakers. Experience working with diverse individuals, preferred mature experience in the workforce, ability to follow volunteer policies, ability to maintain effective communication with staff, clients and local professionals. Organized, detail- oriented and willing to document project activities.

Time Commitment: Flexible, weekly/bi-monthly basis preferred

Age Requirement: 18 years and older

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About Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO)

Location:

10301 NE Glisan St. Portland (Main Office), 4424 NE Glisan St. Portland (Asian Family Center), 631 NE 102nd Ave. Portland (Africa House), Portland, OR 97220, US

Mission Statement

To promote the integration of refugees, immigrants, and the community at large into a self-sufficient, healthy and inclusive multi-ethnic society.

Description

The Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO) is a non-profit organization established in 1976 to serve immigrants and refugees in Portland, Oregon. IRCO assists individuals and families successfully navigate their lives from cradle through career. IRCO provides programs and volunteer opportunities in the following areas:

  • Employment Preparation and Literacy
  • Employment Skills Training
  • Employment Placement Services
  • Youth Employment Services
  • Family and Domestic Violence Services
  • Youth Academic and Employment Services
  • Senior Services
  • Health Education and Advocacy
  • Interpretation and Translation Services
  • Community Development Services
Employment
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • Mentoring

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible

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