New Job Career Service Consultant In Saskatchewan
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Career Service Consultant
Company : Government of Saskatchewan
Salary : $28.12–$35.24 an hour
Location : Saskatchewan
The Ministry of Immigration and Career Training is an exciting workplace that recognizes and empowers its people, promotes continuous learning and improvement, and provides value for our clients. We offer dynamic and challenging work for talented individuals in an environment that supports innovation, creativity and diversity.
The mission of the Ministry of Immigration and Career Training is to develop, attract and retain a skilled workforce that supports investment and economic growth in Saskatchewan, and helps citizens realize their full potential. It takes great people, working together as a team in order to make this happen. Our core values include providing exceptional customer service, treating others with respect, acting with integrity and upholding our commitment to excellence and innovation as one team. Our team demonstrates these values in our daily behaviours.
The Career Services Branch is seeking two (2) permanent Career Service Consultants to provide support to the operation of Career Services Centres throughout the province. These positions are with the Programs and Partnerships unit in the Regina and Prince Albert offices specifically.
Career Service Consultants are highly skilled individuals with a strong background in career and employment services and adult training methods to help provide access to education, employment and training opportunities to a wide variety of individuals in order to increase their self-sufficiency.
As a member of the Career Services team, you will work in partnership with community agencies and businesses to foster economic development and job creation. You will have knowledge of current labour market initiatives and information, methods, theories and approaches relating to client assessment and career counseling. You will have the ability to facilitate in-house workshops and career planning with a diverse range of individuals. As a Career Service Consultant, you will be familiar with the basic concepts and principals of contract and case management and will develop, negotiate and manage training and employment contracts.
To qualify, you will have relevant post-secondary training and/or experience in client assessment, career counseling, contract management, partnership development and knowledge of current trends and issues impacting the labour market. Candidates must clearly demonstrate in their cover letter and resume where and how they have acquired the knowledge and abilities. This information will be used for screening purposes.
The ability to communicate in French would be considered an asset, but not required. In efforts to increase diversity within Government of Saskatchewan, preference will be given to diversity applicants.
What We Offer
As part of the Saskatchewan public service, the Ministry of Immigration and Career Training will provide you with:
- The opportunity to work with purpose to create the opportunity for people to build their careers in the province and support provincial employers to have workers with the right skills at the right time to make Saskatchewan the best place in Canada - to live, to work, to start a business, to get an education, to raise a family and to build a life;
- Professional development and advancement opportunities;
- A comprehensive salary and benefits package including pension;
- Support for work-life balance; and
- Vacation, earned days off (EDO) and other types of leave.