Youth Employment Specialist - Marriott Foundation - New York Bridges Office - Bronx location - 0 (19
Company: Marriott International, Inc.
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: May 19, 2019
Heres To Your Journey with Marriott International is the worlds
largest hotel company, with more brands, more hotels and more
opportunities for associates to grow and succeed. We believe a
great career is a journey of discovery and exploration. So, we ask,
where will your journey take you? The Los Angeles Bridges Office
located at 600 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90017 is currently
hiring a Youth Employment Specialist - Marriott Foundation - New
York Bridges Office - Bronx location. Responsibilities include:
Role summary Bridges from School to Work (Bridges) is currently
seeking an Employer Representative (ER) for our New York city site.
The ER role involves collaborating with NYC high schools to
identify, recruit and enroll young adults who receive special
education services. After enrollment, you will work with the young
adults and a variety of local employers to create successful
employment matches with potential for long-term job retention. ERs
are evaluated on the number of participants placed and retained in
employment, and by the quality of all services delivered. On This
job, you will Assess skills, interests, and aptitudes of youth.
Identify employment-related barriers and create specific, practical
strategies to address them. Develop relationships with local
businesses that can offer jobs consistent with employment
objectives of participants. Provide appropriate pre- and
post-placement support to both youth and employers to optimize
employment success and vocational growth. Achieve job placement and
retention quotas. Are you a fit? EmpathizerYou listen to the goals
and objectives of both young adults and employers to help them
achieve mutually beneficial employment outcomes. You seek to
understand. Communicator You demonstrate cultural competence in
adapting your communication style to different audiences. You
gather needed information and share resources easily. ActivatorYou
drive for results. You enjoy turning challenges into opportunities.
Job placement outcomes are important, and so are your contributions
to the team and the program overall. QUALIFICATIONS Bachelors
degree or equivalent experience Goal-oriented high achiever
Strategic and organized Comfortable with ambiguity and the
unpredictable Creative problem solving skills Excellent verbal and
written communication skills Current drivers license and a
willingness to use personal vehicle for transporting youth, if
needed. Willingness to travel on MTA Can balance autonomy with
producing quality results Demonstrates integrity and accountability
ABOUT BRIDGES Since 1989, Bridges from School to Work (Bridges) has
been dedicated to transforming the lives of young adults with
disabilities through the power of a job. Bridges has placed over
23,000 young adults in competitive, integrated jobs, 80% of whom
remained on the job for at least 90 days. Bridges is a program of
the Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities.
www.bridgestowork.org To apply now, go to:
Marriott International is consistently recognized as an employer of
choice globally by FORTUNE magazine, DiversityInc and Great Places
to Work Institute, among others. Visit www.marriott.com/careers to
learn more about our workplace culture and career opportunities.
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Snapchat So, we ask, where will your journey take you? Marriott
International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring
a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott
International does not discriminate on the basis of disability,
veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or
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