February 19, 2021

CAREER AND INCLUSION CONSULTANT

Overview:
Gateway facilitates big change via small changes and works to ignite diversity advocacy in workplaces to advance inclusion-culture. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to apply integrity and subject matter expertise to talent-matching and retention services to support engaged, inclusive workplaces. You will assist job-seekers to overcome barriers and acquire valued employment roles while building employer capacity for diversity and inclusion.
In this position, you will engage people with disabilities in exploration, planning and learning around career development in order to facilitate identification of job targets and sustainable employment outcomes. Caseload management, communication and collaboration are essential.

Qualifications:
At least three years experience in a Career Development capacity, familiarity with the Canadian Standards and Guidelines for Career Practitioners and post-secondary education / training in Human Services. Community engagement and network development experience are assets.

Direct Duties – Support Job Seekers To:

• Discover / understand their unique interests, values, aptitudes in relation to career choices
• Engage in goal setting, career planning, and informed decision making
• Build capacity with regard to job search strategies and interview skills
• Build work performance, work relationships and employment retention

Skills, Interests and Values:
✓ Work well independently and within a team, with professionals, families and employers
✓ Growth mindset, adaptive approach to human services and respect for diversity
✓ Communication and engagement skills, strong organizational and computer skills
Gateway offers a progressive, diverse and innovative workplace culture. We are proud of our team’s dedication and results-oriented approach to workplace inclusion. Gateway offers competitive compensation including a benefits package – as well as a respectful workplace with work-life balance and awesome co-workers.

Salary: $66,000/year
Location: Edmonton
Preferred Start Date: March 1, 2021
Competition Closes: February 28, 2021
Application Process: Send a PDF resume and cover letter to

renate@gatewayassociation.ca

www.gatewayassociation.ca