Work Opportunities Unlimited

Employment Specialist- Human Services –Providence, RI

Are you ready to start building a career in the Human Services field while positively impacting the lives of others? Look no further! Work Opportunities Unlimited is a community-based Human Services organization founded in 1982. When you join our team, you join the best talent around! We offer individual development plans, one-on-one personal training and job shadowing opportunities, competitive wages and benefits, a dynamic company culture as well as tools and resources to succeed and advance within the company. Part Time Opportunity. 

As an Employment Specialist, a typical day might include the following:

  • Providing one-on-one support to individuals (clients) with barriers to employment which may include on-site job support and individualized job coaching at community locations.
  • Working with clients to develop career goals and objectives, assisting clients in finding and maintaining meaningful employment or community activities.
  • Performs business development activities to identify appropriate job matches.
  • Coordinates and provides client transportation throughout the community, focusing on client independence.

The job might be for you if:

  • You enjoy helping people. You are patient, level-headed, and cool under pressure.
  • Teaching someone something new makes you feel warm and fuzzy inside.
  • You communicate clearly. You write well. You can explain just about anything to anyone, and you are comfortable communicating in writing and on the phone.
  • You have human services experience, or a strong desire to work in the field. You are motivated and driven to help people succeed. You want to make a difference in the world, one person at a time.
  • You enjoy a community-based environment. You thrive at multi-tasking and can stay organized on-the-go. You stay focused and pay attention to all the details.

Sound like a match?

Visit our website at to learn more and apply TODAY! You may also submit your resume Call us at 1-866-761-1347

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