Workforce Development Specialist, Human and Community Renewal

Chicago, Cook County
Jul 10, 2014

Job Summary: The Department of Human and Community Renewal at Roosevelt University is committed to helping previously incarcerated citizens return in to community and family life. Through annual grants, the Department of Human and Community Renewal contracts with the Illinois Department of Corrections to change the lives of offenders returning to Chicago's communities by offering educational and transitional services both inside and outside Illinois correctional facilities. The Workforce Development Specialist is responsible for recruiting employers from specific industries determined by IDOC and targeted in a new pilot program, who can provide employment opportunities to job-ready clients of our program. This position is located on the Chicago campus and reports to the Director for the Department of Human and Community Renewal.

Minimum Qualifications: See knowledge, skills and abilities required.

Job Type: Full-Time