Facilitator in Milwaukee, WI at ResCare

Date Posted: 10/28/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Milwaukee, WI
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Job Description


Title: Facilitator

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Facilitator.

About this Line of Business

ResCare Workforce Services is the nation's leading and most comprehensive provider of services and solutions designed to help put people to work.  

With more than 400 urban, suburban and rural ResCare-managed operations throughout the nation, ResCare's team of more than 4,500 workforce professionals sets the industry's best practices, assisting approximately 1 million job seekers a year, states and state job boards and thousands of employers.

Within this business, Workforce Services offers a combination of career center operations, Job Corps centers, business services and family support functions, and is the largest for-profit collection of workforce solutions in the U.S.  Through the six elements of our world-class service delivery model, our team of experts have an enhanced ability to connect employers with qualified job seekers.

As a(n) Facilitator you will: 

The position is responsible for facilitating and supporting the Rethinking Job Search Program.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Attend all required Training.
  • Facilitate Rethinking Job Search program workshops in Salem, and McMinnville, Oregon.
  • Recruit and enroll participants using established processes and procedures.
  • Complete all required data entry.
  • Ensure that the materials needed for each training session is available and are high quality.
  • Work closely with Work Source Center staff to plan, promote and support the logistics of implementing the workshops.
  • Assist in the evaluation of the effectiveness of the Rethinking Job Search program and ensures that evaluations are completed and
  • Facilitate training sessions using a variety of training styles and methods to flexibly meet a variety of learning styles and needs.
  • Follow established procedures for workshop sign-in, evaluation distribution and collection and participant follow-up.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree in Education, Social Work, Communications or a related filed preferred but not required.
  • Prefer 3-5 years progressively responsible work experience in education, training and development, or coaching.
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in working in workforce development preferred but not required.
  • Possess exceptional interpersonal communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of adult learning and motivational theories.
  • Knowledgeable about cognitive behavioral thinking.
  • Proficient verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work and communicate successfully with staff, customers and partners.
  • Understands when and how to use audio visual training aides including power points, flip charts, white boards, computers and other tools as needed.
  • Solves problems and negotiates misunderstanding/disagreements with participants in a rational and non-defensive manner.
  • Training Certificate through ASTD, ISPI or similar professional association preferred but not required.
  • Proficient Microsoft Office skills.
  • Must have a Valid Driver’s License and Good Driving Record.

Additional Information


ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.