The LIfe Services Employer Partner Specialist assists the Life Services Manager in implementing the social determinants programs. The Life Services Employer Partner Specialist should be comfortable working with low-income populations and will be responsible for preparing the CareerReady Scholars for employment opportunities. The Life Services Employer Partner Specialist will also assist the Life Services Manager in tracking the career development of CareerReady Scholars.
Bachelor's degree required. Major in social sciences, psychology, counseling, social work or related field preferred.
Two years experience working in career counseling, academic advising, or workforce development preferred.
OTHER SKILLS: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact) Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking) Writing /Composing /Correspondence/Reports Analytical, Design, Research MS Word/ MS Excel Prior experience in training and assessing workforce readiness in low-income populations
Internal Number: 148544
About Harris Health System
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.