CAREERS AT OFE

Opportunities for Employment Inc. (OFE) is a private, faith-based, non-profit organization with approximately 50 employees. Our mission is to assist adults to achieve self-sufficiency through full-time, long-term employment. We are located in downtown Winnipeg, next to the Bell MTS Place.

We have a diverse team of individuals from a variety of backgrounds who share basic humanitarian values. They include respect, compassion, inclusiveness, humility, empathy, love, honesty, and a sense of justice and equality. Most importantly, OFE staff members have the desire to serve others and be a part of making their lives better.

CAREERS AT OFE

Opportunities for Employment Inc. (OFE) is a private, faith-based, non-profit organization with approximately 50 employees. Our mission is to assist adults to achieve self-sufficiency through full-time, long-term employment. We are located in downtown Winnipeg, next to the Bell MTS Place.

We have a diverse team of individuals from a variety of backgrounds who share basic humanitarian values. They include respect, compassion, inclusiveness, humility, empathy, love, honesty, and a sense of justice and equality. Most importantly, OFE staff members have the desire to serve others and be a part of making their lives better.

CURRENT OPENINGS

Essential Skills Facilitator, Term (Maternity Leave)

Deadline to Apply: February 15, 2019
We are currently recruiting for an Essential Skills Facilitator to join our team.   

OFE is a private, faith-based, non-profit organization. Our mission is to assist adults to achieve self-sufficiency through meaningful employment. We are currently recruiting for the following position:

Essential Skills Facilitator, Term (Maternity Leave)
Full-time, Monday to Friday

OFE’s Essential Skills Facilitators design, develop and deliver superior workplace essential skills education in all nine skill areas including core program elements of reading, numeracy and document use.  Experience in developing and delivering occupational specific curriculum would be an asset.

Job Seekers are expected to achieve increased levels of workplace essential skill proficiency in order to prepare them for sustained employment.  The Essential Skills Facilitator will demonstrate high levels of flexibility and creativity to adjust to various learning styles, easily and quickly establishing and maintaining positive working relationships with job seekers is required.

Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in a related field, or equivalent in experience, and extensive experience in teaching essential skills curriculum in the areas of reading, writing, document use, computer use, numeracy, thinking, oral communication, working with others and continuous learning in the context of workplace performance and development
  • Extensive experience in curriculum design and teaching essential skills to individuals and groups from diverse cultures and varied life experiences
  • Experience working with people with low language and essential skills levels
  • Thrives on developing and delivering dynamic essential skills applications to groups with various levels of ability and interest
  • In-depth working knowledge of current computer office applications
  • Ability to multitask and effectively manage classroom environment

How to apply:

If you are interested in either of these positions, please email your resume to recruitment@ofe.ca to the attention of “Program Manager” by February 15, 2019.

Please indicate the position as well as salary expectations in your cover letter.

Opportunities for Employment Inc.
300 – 294 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0B9
www.ofe.ca

Funding for OFE employment services is provided by:
The Government of Canada        The Manitoba Government