Employment Support Worker

Title: Employment Support Worker

Location: Frenchman’s Head

Reporting to: Director of Ontario Works

Summary:

The Employment Support Worker is responsible for the Employment Assistance service delivery of the Ontario Works Program. Under the direction of the Lac Seul First Nation Ontario Works Director, the Employment Support Worker will provide employment and career counseling to Ontario Works recipients.

Qualifications:

· Grade 12 Diploma or Equivalent

· Valid Driver’s License and Access to reliable vehicle

· Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications (Word/Excel/Power Point)

· Thorough understanding of financial reporting, budget preparations and report writing

· Previous experience using database programs for statistical reporting and documentation

· Ability to work as part of a team or independently

· Must be dependable/reliable and committed to client services

· Must provide current Criminal Reference Check (CRC)

· Current First Aid and CPR

· WHMIS

Duties and Responsibilities:

· Have basic knowledge on the Ontario Works employment program and its requirements

· Supervision/monitoring of participants, including completion and monitoring of Participation Agreements