Career Transition Specialist
Position open for a Career Transition Specialist in the Detroit Market. This position is with a no-cost education and career technical training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 to 24 improve the quality of their lives through career technical and academic training.
Responsibilities: Assists and provides guidance to separated or separating students during the prescribed service period, providing placement (employment, apprenticeship and post-secondary education enrollment), and transition services. Establishes robust relationships with employers, community colleges and other entities to ensure successful placements with good career pathway opportunities for economic self-sufficiency. Establishes thorough knowledge of and referrals to community-based services available to assist graduates with successful transition into independent living. Provides positive, individualized services to graduates and former enrollees and documented case notes that reflect services provided.
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services, Psychology, Counseling, Education, Social Science, Business Communication, or closely related field; or Associates Degree in Human Services, Psychology, Counseling, Education, Social Science, Business Communication, or closely related field and two years of experience.