Job Title: WIOA Career Development Advisor (Temp Assignment)
Location: Iowa Valley Continuing Education
Brief Job Description/Summary: The purpose of this position is to work with unemployed/under-employed, dislocated workers, adults, youth ages 14-24 and employers within the Region. Works with the participants to find employment in their field of interest and help them to identify a career path so they have the opportunity to progress in their field. This temporary position assignment is through June 30, 2020, with a possibility of an extension. List of Job Duties: Working knowledge of federal, state and local Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act policies and regulations. Knowledge of community resources. Knowledge of partnerships and how we work together. Knowledge of office procedures. Knowledge of computer programs used in center. Knowledge of résumé writing, cover letter writing and job application completion. Skill in operating computers and office equipment. Skills in conflict management. Ability to teach others. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Ability to work with a team. Ability to think independently and make decisions. Ability to use good judgment. Ability to problem solve. Ability to work with diverse population. Ability to evaluate situations. Ability to perform work in an ethical manner. Ability to be objective. Ability to adapt to constantly changing environment and maintain a positive attitude. Ability to remain calm and work with angry/upset people. Ability to encourage and support people. Ability to handle confidential matters discretely. Ability to gather, coordinate and analyze facts to make accurate judgment and recommendations. Ability to interpret assessment tools in relationship to participant’s interests and abilities. Ability to establish and maintain a working relationship with participants, co-workers, supervisors, other community partners and employers.
Required Experience and/or Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Bachelor’s degree required in education, social services or a related field. Two years experience preferred in teaching, adult or community education, educational administration, social services or related experience.
Further information/application process contact: Please click here for our online application http://www.iavalley.edu/district/forms/affirmative_action.php Applicants will be asked to include cover letter and resume once the on-line application is ready to be submitted. Contact information is also located on our website.
Closing Date: Open Until Filled