Full-Time

Career Pathways Assistant

Posted on 4/27/2024

World Relief

World Relief

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides sustainable solutions for poverty and displacement

Social Impact

Junior

Seattle, WA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Mature and personal Christian faith
  • Committed to the mission, vision, and values of World Relief
  • Desire to serve and empower the Church to impact vulnerable communities
  • Able to affirm and/or acknowledge World Relief's Core Beliefs, Statement of Faith, Christian Identity, and National Evangelicals For the Health of The Nation document
  • Ability to engage employers and partners cheerfully, persuasively, and professionally
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and sensitively with people from diverse cultural and religious backgrounds
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize multiple duties
  • Adaptability to changing employment climates and shifting refugee populations
  • Initiative, flexibility, and a desire to learn
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team to accomplish goals
  • Experience in career counseling, social services, human resources, or related fields is highly desired
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Self-motivated with the ability to demonstrate initiative
  • Intermediate computer knowledge, including MS Office
  • Current Washington State driver’s license and access to a vehicle required
Responsibilities
  • Assist in the development of individualized career development plans and goals with program participants
  • Establish and maintain positive ongoing relationships with community colleges and community-based organizations for referrals
  • Support the Career Pathways Coordinator in building strong partnerships with relevant employers
  • Collaborate with the Volunteer Coordinator to recruit community mentors in key career fields
  • Assist participants in preparing for professional careers by conducting regular check-ins, providing navigation services, and connecting them to relevant training programs
  • Help program participants access financial support and resources to overcome barriers in their career pathways
  • Support the facilitation of training workshops on various topics
  • Ensure enrollment/participation goals are met through community outreach and promotion efforts
  • Perform other related tasks as assigned

At World Relief, employees have the unique opportunity to contribute to a global mission that profoundly impacts lives by addressing extreme poverty, violence, and oppression, while also aiding refugees and displaced individuals. This organization prioritizes sustainable, community-driven solutions, working alongside local churches and communities in over 100 countries. With over 75 years of dedicated service, this organization provides a culturally rich environment where one can grow both personally and professionally in service of a compassionate, impactful cause.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$120K

Headquarters

Baltimore, Maryland

Founded

1944

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

28%

2 year growth

42%