• FT/PT
  • Taunton, MA
  • Job ID: 9329

Work Opportunities Unlimited

Employment Specialist- Taunton

We are actively seeking bold, passionate & creative team members in Taunton, MA! Join our team as an Employment Specialist! We have part and full time opportunities available – flexible hours!

Welcome to a unique role as an Employment Specialist with an award-winning company. As a community-based human services organization, Work Opportunities Unlimited is redefining success at work. Thanks to a dynamic team of Directors, Team Leaders & Employment Specialists, we’re proud to serve thousands of individuals each year across eight states.

Why choose WOU?

  • Serve your community while getting paid & having fun!
  • Flexible, day-time schedule with F/T and P/T opportunities available.
  • Competitive paid time off accrual.
  • Ten paid holidays.
  • Excellent health, dental & vision benefits, tuition assistance (F/T only) & 401(k) enrollment.
  • Learning and development opportunities prioritized – tailored training.
  • Culture of peer support and team working.
  • Base salary commensurate with experience.

What you’ll be doing: 

  • Supporting adults & youth with disabilities or other barriers to employment.
  • Developing career goals, prepare for their job search, secure their job, coach the individuals as they learn the tasks and responsibilities.
  • On-site support with community activities, including paid employment, internships and volunteer opportunities.
  • Developing and maintain relationships with local businesses.
  • Writing daily notes & tracking monthly progress/goals.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Candidates who are passionate about working with individuals with disabilities or desire to work with a human services organization.
  • A successful candidate will have a personal vehicle, driver’s license and proof of being listed as a covered driver on an auto insurance policy.
  • Upon job offer, candidates must submit to satisfactory criminal and driving record checks in order to attain employment with WOU.

Apply today for our Employment Specialist role!

Submit a quick application via www.workopportunities.net or send your best resume to careers@workopportunities.net. Questions? Call us at 1-866-761-1347

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