Employment Support Specialist ( Job No : JOB-2021-02994 )

  • Adults & Families
  • Disability
SPD - 20 Lengkok Bahru

Opportunities for training and development
Make a difference in the community
Improving other

About The Role

1. Contribute as a team player in the multidisciplinary team in employment planning, training, job placement as well as support services for clients.
2. Pursue and engage employers towards securing job and internship opportunities for clients in open, supported or sheltered employment.
3. Conduct job search and liaise with employers on internship and employment issues for clients.
4. Recommend training for clients to improve employability.
5. Co-ordinate job placement process, including workplace assessment, employment negotiation and job task analysis.
6. Provide job coaching including pre-employment preparation, on-the-job training and facilitation of a support network for clients.
7. Maintain up-to-date and accurate clients and employers’ information including assessment, pre-placement engagement, job placement and job support records.
8. Organise and participate in outreach activities to enrol persons with disabilities to employment and training programmes and encourage employers to engage persons with disabilities.
9. Any other duties as assigned by the Programme Head as and when necessary.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

1. Good communication and interpersonal skills as well as ability to build rapport with internal and external stakeholders.
2. Proficient in computer skills.

Core Competencies:

1. Experience in working in multi-disciplinary teams will be an advantage

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

1. Diploma or Degree holder, preferably in psychology, social work, occupational therapy or related disciplines.
2. At least 2 years’ of experience in relationship management, customer service, career coaching or vocational counselling will be an advantage.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Job Coach/Trainer
Min Educational Qualification:
Professional Qualification and Other Diploma
Posting Date:

23 Aug 2021

Closing Date:

22 Sep 2021

Salary Range
SGD   2500.00 - 4000.00
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