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Homeless Employment Navigator – part time – 3 days a week – Culver City

Summary:
The Homeless Employment Navigator works closely with local employers to promote hiring of homeless
job seekers using existing AJCC services by preparing the client and finding employers.

This Navigator will both conduct outreach to employers and businesses, and provide employment
preparation, job development and job placement services to homeless job seekers. Additionally, the
Navigator will provide workshops to help prepare and develop job seekers. As housing costs continue to
climb, promotion of job skills and career path support will be increasingly important to help adults gain
meaningful employment and mitigate homelessness.

The Homeless Employment Navigator will have an understanding of WIOA requirements and
performance measures.

This Navigator will be knowledgeable about the range of services in the community and develop and
maintain relationships with partners to deliver a comprehensive array of services to customers. Must
be able to make group presentations.

In order to develop clients, the Navigator may deliver workshops in the areas of resume preparation,
interviewing techniques, social media and on-line presence. Must be available to work flexible hours
including evenings and some Saturdays. Will complete other tasks as required to fulfill the requirements
of contracts.

This Navigator is responsible for performance outcomes including enrollments and placements.

Qualifications and Position Requirements:

Must have a passion to work and connect with underserved individuals. Demonstrated experience
communicating effectively with stakeholders in written and oral form, including electronic media, using
positive interpersonal skills. Prior experience with high-risk populations is helpful. Skill in facilitating
groups, writing resumes and working with diverse population. Fluency in Microsoft Office software and
other relevant software is preferable. The position requires a minimum of 2 years’ experience in
Workforce Development or a related field.

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions:
Office or classroom environment in fast paced setting. Must be able to lift 15 lbs with a fair
amount of sitting, answering telephones, and movement within the Career Center.
Requires traveling to various work sites (10-20%). May be required to work some evenings
and/or weekends.

Education/Certification/Licensure:
BA or BS degree in Social Work, or other related field.