INSTRUCTOR – Job Description

Job Summary

  • Facilitate life skills training, job readiness, and career development workshops with the specific goal of teaching clients the skills necessary to enter the workforce at a level of competency and consistency that will lead to Rehabilitative Services case closure.

 

Essential Responsibilities

  • Facilitate life skills, job readiness, and career development workshops
  • Track and maintain client attendance reports
  • Complete client intake, assessments and individual progress plans
  • Employment career services counseling
  • Identify and mediate client training and support services needs
  • Prepare and report accurate client case notes
  • Maintain client records
  • Collaborate with other program staff
  • Weekly and monthly reporting
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications – Educations and Experience

  • Bachelors Degree and 2+ years experience in related field
  • Education, counseling and/or social work experience
  • Must have experience working with a disabled population in a job readiness workshop environment
  • Experience in social and rehabilitation services work or in teaching and counseling persons with disabilities
  • Must be able to pass a drug and criminal background check
  • Teaching in a warehouse/distribution environment is a plus

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to make presentations
  • Ability to professionally interact with clients and the general public
  • Ability to maintain positive approach under pressure
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with ability to write and speak persuasively
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to analyze and interpret data
  • Professional demeanor and maturity
  • Ability to work independently and exercise good judgment
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Internet Use

closing date of March 25th. 
 
Interested applicants should forward their resume via e-mail to Lena Wortham @ lwortham@goodwillmemphis.org.
 
Also, the interested candidates should know that the qualifications on the job description are strictly adhered to.