Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future is recruiting candidates for AccessPoint RI. Please read more about Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future at the end of this job description.
COMPANY NAME: AccessPoint RI
JOB TITLE: Lead Workforce Facilitator
The Lead Workforce Facilitator is responsible for implementing the retail-training curriculum as well as developing competitive work skills; develop externship opportunities; work with businesses and state agencies to recruit for competitive employment opportunities for individuals supported; participate in staff/planning meetings; and other duties as assigned.
Plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities that facilitate an active learning experience for a retail setting.
Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities.
Prepare classroom for class activities.
Provide a variety of learning materials and resources to meet individualized learning styles.
Identify and select different instructional resources and methods to meet students' varying needs.
Responsible to transport individuals supported as needed in personal vehicle.
Mandatory Qualifications and Requirements
Education: Bachelor’ s degree or higher from an accredited institution
Experience: Previous teaching and retail experience with knowledge of relevant technology
Substitution: Any equivalent combination of education and experience
Demonstrates knowledge of and supports AccessPoint RI mission, vision, value statements, standards, policies and procedures, operating instructions, confidentiality standards, and the code of ethical behavior.
Strong oral and written communication, organizational and strong project management skills with attention to detail.
Exhibit initiative with a high energy level; be self-motivated while having the ability to be flexible and adaptable.
Familiarity with community resources and referral services along with local labor market trends.
Competency with Microsoft Office and strong Internet researching skills.
Strong skills in being able to plan, organize and engage potential employers.
Excellent interpersonal, critical thinking, decision making and problem-solving skills.
Delivers a high work standard and has the ability to stress tolerance.
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants interested in this position will be screened by Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future and AccessPoint RI will make the final hiring decisions.