RESEA Specialist - Talent Development Specialist in Bryan, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bryan, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/8/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: RESEA Specialist - Talent Development Specialist

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 RESEA Specialist - Talent Development Specialist.

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) RESEA Specialist - Talent Development Specialist you will: 

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 Talent Development Specialist.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Talent Development Specialist - RESEA - WFS Responsibilities

Assists program participants in developing employment goals reflective of their skills, capabilities and interests. Manages participant progress towards achieving goals by creating and updating plans.

  • Meets with participants to identify barriers to employment and develop strategies to manage these issues.
  • Provide labor market information to customers for their employment goals
  • Maintains complete, accurate and timely case notes and related records in manual and or electronic systems.
  • Outreach to customers for who fail to show for appointment.
  • Eligibility determination, data entry and case management
  • May conduct orientations and outreach for RESEA Orientations
  • Maintain contact with customer and employers for work experience and job search activities
  • May assist with guidance for vocational training activities, support service’s needs
  • Create update and ensure completion of plans according to contract deadlines.
  • Attends scheduled supervision meetings to discuss participants progress.
  • Referrals to other programs in the Workforce for services that may be appropriate for customer
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or a satisfactory equivalent of education and experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge about community resources.
  • Able to work with and relate to participants and be culturally sensitive.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Must be computer literate and have MS Word and Excel skills at minimum, and the ability to learn specialized databases and software systems
  • Bilingual a plus

Additional Information

Benefits

In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence.

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.

Additional Information

This TDS will have focused responsibilities outreaching and serving RESEA candidates.

Benefits

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.

3991 E 29TH ST , BRYAN, TX 77802-4228 USA