Employment Case Manager – A New Way of Life – Montebello

Primary Tasks:
Co-facilitate introductory workshops and orientation to employment readiness skills modules in LA County jails
Facilitate individualized employment services (job training navigation, career exploration, transferable skills assessment, employment pathway and future timeline discussion in one on ones and group settings.
Collaborate with Employment/Social Enterprise Associate to create Individualized assessments for participants
Provide job readiness skills training such as resume building, mock interviewing scenarios, social media imprint education, computer literacy trainings and job search techniques.
Provide transferable skills education, career counseling, case management and job/business coaching, coordinate job skills training, potentially arrange interviews with employers and work one on one with participants up to interview and beyond 90-day new hire period
Case management services using one-to-one “check-in” format
Provide participants assistance with securing valid ID and documents needed for post release employment
Ongoing, one-to-one check-ins, follow up, mentorship and life skills cultivation

Administrative Tasks:
Maintain a database that includes the information required for tracking of progress
Maintain any and all grant-reporting logs, working with the Employment/Social Enterprise Associate and Development Director
Maintain a computer database of resources and referrals to include preferred referral procedures, and partner capacity
Expand network of supports for clientele
Assist in drafting resumes, cover letters and thank you letters
Establish and maintain complete and accurate records of client participation and progress towards goals and objectives.
Other duties as assigned

Must Clear Background check
Trauma informed and gender responsive focused
Experience working with reentry population
1 year of teaching or instruction experience preferred
BS/BA strongly preferred
Strong interpersonal/collaborative skills
Strong data tracking and documentation skills
Attention to detail and ability to maintain program data and organizational systems
Valid state driver’s license and acceptable DMV record required

Terms of Employment:
Candidates must live in the Los Angeles region, and have regular use of a personal vehicle; some travel required.
Formerly incarcerated persons are encouraged to apply
Salary: Competitive starting salary based on experience, with availability of medical, dental and vision benefits.

To apply
please send cover letter and resume to careers@anewwayoflife.org