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POSITION TITLE: Employment Specialist
POSITION REPORTS TO: Director of Social Services
VIP Community Services is dedicated to changing lives and transforming our community. We offer a continuum of services to individuals with histories of chemical dependency. Our client-centered approach empowers people to take charge of their lives and discover their personal paths to self-sufficiency.
Please visit www.vipservices.org to learn more.
POSITION SUMMARY: This position assists shelter residents seek employment and/or vocational training as applicable to facilitate self-sufficiency. Under the direction of the Director, this position will establish and track the employment status of all clients. The Employment Specialist will facilitate all aspects of the vocational transition from shelter to independent living for all clients participating in vocational activities.