Employment Services Coordinator

Location
Alexandria, VA
Salary
$46,758.92 - $64,074.40 Annually
Posted
Aug 24, 2019
Closes
Aug 31, 2019
Ref
2020-00075
Hours
Full Time
Employment Services Coordinator
Lead Employment Navigator

The City of Alexandria is located in northern Virginia and is bordered by the District of Columbia (Potomac River), Arlington and Fairfax counties. With a population of approximately 150,000 and a land area of 15.75 square miles, Alexandria is the seventh largest city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Alexandria has a charming waterfront and is a unique and historic place to live and work. About one-quarter square miles in the city have been designated as a national or local historic district. We proudly embrace our rich history and seize the endless opportunities that lie ahead. If you are interested in working for the vibrant City of Alexandria, we invite qualified candidates to apply for our Employment Services Coordinator position.

An Overview
Employment Services Coordinator connects customers with employment and training and other economic safety net services at the Workforce Development Center (WDC) and through co-located and other community partners. The navigator will provide welcoming, integrated, culturally and linguistically competent and responsive services focused on customers' strengths. The incumbent works across programs and partners' services to support the long-term economic self-sufficiency of individuals and families. The navigator will ensure that customers are directed to workforce programs aligned with their specific needs. The incumbent will coordinate service navigation at entry points including the customer service desk and resource center at WDC. This position is the primary contact point for referrals from community partners including the Office of Community Services. As such, the incumbent builds trust and rapport with individuals visiting the center including those at risk of or experiencing homelessness, and links them to physical health, mental health, and other supportive services and assist to enroll them in public benefits and other safety net programs when eligible.

How To Apply
To apply for this positing or get more information, click here to view the full posting on its official Virginia state job page.

Notes

Please remember to review the "Special Requirements" section of the official Virginia state job page of this position for further requirement information.

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