The Connecticut Puerto Rican Forum, Inc. has an immediate opening in the Jobs Funnel program for a Retention Specialist.
Summary: The Retention Specialist is responsible for maintaining direct contact with the Jobs Funnel clients. The Retention Specialist develops and follows through on a range of strategies intended to sustain workers placed in jobs during the critical first year of employment.
Qualifications: Bachelorís degree and/or 2-3 years equivalent experience in employment and training with responsibilities specific to community building, workforce development, and/or community resident services. Candidate must have good oral and written communication skills. Must have ability to work well both alone and in a team environment. Must be fluent in English/Spanish and reliable transportation is a must. Flexible schedule is required.