ResCare
Talent Engagement Specialist - South Dallas
At a glance
Location: US-TX-Dallas Map
Posted: 08/13/2017
Closing: 09/12/2017
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
ResCare
Job description

ResCare 

Title: Talent Engagement Specialist - South Dallas

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Talent Engagement Specialist - South Dallas. In this position, you will play a vital and positive role in helping our clients with intellectual, cognitive, or developmental disabilities achieve their fullest potential.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Talent Engagement Specialist - South Dallas Responsibilities
  • Assess work readiness skills of participants.
  • Conducts activities to enhance motivation and improve communication skills.
  • Assists with workshops and teaching of job readiness skills and life skills related to attainment of pre-employment competencies.
  • Administers tests to measure participant competency of program components.
  • Assists all participants in job search, barrier resolution, and work-life balance management.
  • Maintains time and attendance records for all participants.
  • Ensures that all participants adhere to all center guidelines and regulations.
  • Assists Program Director as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Specific Requirements

  • A.S. Degree or a minimum of two years of experience working with welfare transition customers.
  • Excellent communication skills and public speaking abilities.
  • Must be able to handle communications and correspondence in English (Spanish a plus). Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, resume writing, and using job search engines.
  • Experience conducting group workshops/training for job readiness skills.
  • Strong communication, organization, and leadership skills.
  • Ability to use creativity and enthusiasm to motivate young adults and tailor learning activities to meet group and individual needs.
  • Ability to locate resources to overcome possible barriers to the successful completion of the program.
  • Additional Information

    As a Talent Engagement Specialist, you are required to quickly engage with job seekers to jump start their job search efforts. Provide up front solutions for a fast track to employment, must understand and impart information to job seekers on current labor market trends, and quickly and efficiently determine the level of need for services. Develops strong and positive relationships by assisting job seekers achieve favorable outcomes for job seekers who are seeking services from Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas. • Greet and pre-screen job seekers to determine employment eligibility and assess their job search needs.• Provide just-in-time advice or on-the-spot solutions, using your knowledge of current labor market trends, job search resources and tools.• Coach job seekers by helping them navigate all available resources such as Woofound Compass, an assessment tool, WorkInTexas, the recruiting system for the workforce center, create and/or update their resume using ResumePro and create a social medial presence using LinkedIn. • Refer job seekers to other team members who can provide them with more in-depth workforce services assistance.• Demonstrate exemplary customer service to all job seekers.• Multi-task by providing service to multiple job seekers simultaneously while being fully conscious of their time demands as well as your own.• Build and maintain strong relationships with job seekers, striving for excellence in the customer engagement experience.• Bachelor’s degree preferably in Business, Marketing, or Human Resources and 5 years experience in recruitment, staffing, human resources, service or sales industry.

    Benefits

    In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

    • Competitive pay based on experience
    • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
    • Suite of voluntary insurance options
    • 401(k)
    • Paid Time Off
    • Holidays
    • Performance incentives
    • Company Discount Purchasing Program
      • Cell phone Service
      • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
      • Furniture
      • Appliances
      • Staples discounts
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Legal Assistance Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Predictive Full-time, 40 Hour Plus Schedule
    • Part-time and On-call shifts available (less than 30 hours)

    Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

    ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

    7330 S Westmoreland Ste 200 , Dallas, TX 75237 USA 

    Talent Engagement Specialist - South Dallas