February 19, 2021

WORKPLACE INCLUSION STRATEGIST

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 and employers to facilitate employment / recruitment outcomes. Engagement of local businesses to identify or develop job opportunities is a critical function. Caseload management, communication and collaboration are essential.

Qualifications:
At least three years experience in Career Development or Recruitment, and post-secondary education / training in HR or Human Services. Business engagement and network development experience are required as is a demonstrated understanding of Disability and Diversity

Direct Duties – Support Job Seekers To:

• Engage local employers, promote individual job-seekers and program services / supports
• Job Placement, Job Carving, and negotiating work responsibilities / accommodations
• Support Job-seekers with career planning, job search and labour market participation
• Support employers with inclusive recruitment and onboarding strategies
• Related administrative tasks: file keeping, information distribution, team meetings, etc.

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: Calgary
Preferred Start Date: March 15, 2021
Competition Closes: February 26, 2021
Application Process: Send a PDF resume and cover letter to

sean@gatewayassociation.ca
www.gatewayassociation.ca