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Career Planner/Advisor II-Trade Assistance Program Lead

Company: Children & Families of Iowa
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

With Children & Families of Iowa our mission of Restoring hope, Building futures and Changing lives, provides purpose to your work. This is an opportunity help youth/young adults who have faced life challenges, to train for and gain good employment. We are looking for someone who has the skills and knowledge to work as a career planner who wants to be in a supportive, positive work culture while making the difference in the lives of others. Job Summary:The Career Planner/Advisor II works under the general supervision of CFI's WIOA Program Supervisor(s) and/or WIOA Title I Program Director(s) and coordinates pre-employment training, internships, job placement, leadership, and community services for assigned program participants. Requires thorough data tracking, file management and client engagement skills and provides coordination and management of critical programming elements as assigned by the Program Director, with specific emphasis on serving individuals covered by the Trade Assistance Program.Career Planner/Advisor II Sample Job Duties:Provide case management to caseload of participants referred to the program.Perform all necessary record keeping and reporting functions as required and needed to adhere to agency and grant requirements.Attend all required participant team, educational and vocational meetings, as well as regular supervision meetings with the program director.Provide related community activities as assigned by the program supervisor and/or program director, to facilitate programming and participant goals.Coordinate and manage essential program components, with assignment and oversight from the assigned program supervisor and/or program director.Sample Benefits:Vacation available after 90 days of employment8 paid holidaysPaid sick time hoursHealth and Dental InsuranceLife InsuranceGreat work culture and fun environment making a difference in the lives of othersChildren & Families of Iowa does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, identity, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, age, religion, veteran status, political belief, physical or mental disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.For additional information on our organization, please visit our website at

Bachelor's degree required, preferably in human service related field. Preferred two years of experience in working with participants who either currently or historically were involved in the justice system, or with individuals having experienced other barriers to success. Preference of at least one year of experience as a Career Planner/Advisor for a workforce development program. Experience with technology; must be proficient in time management. PI155543419

Keywords: Children & Families of Iowa, Des Moines , Career Planner/Advisor II-Trade Assistance Program Lead, Other , Des Moines, Iowa

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