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Career Coach (Remote)

Company: MedCerts
Location: Portland
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Job Description:

General Description

MedCerts is a national online career training school pioneering the way students learn and employers hire. Focused on direct to consumer certifications in the healthcare and IT fields, the eLearning school helps students gain the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in new careers and deliver employers the right candidates to fit their organization. MedCerts delivers certification and career training through HD-quality video-based instruction, virtual simulations, games and animations, and on-the-job training. Since 2009, the company has trained over 25,000 students in over 35 career programs and over 1000 organizations using or hiring these students. For more information, visit: www.medcerts.com.

The Career Coach will assist students with securing employment through resume development, interview preparation, and coaching on effective job search strategies. The Career Coach works collaboratively with Employer Partnership Representatives to identify relevant employment opportunities and connect students with potential employers. This role is critical in fulfilling MedCerts mission of "A Better Career. Faster" by helping students find, prepare, apply, and ace the interview for their dream career!

We are looking for someone that wants to work alongside amazing people while creating great products and experiences that make a difference in lives of thousands of adult-learners each year. MedCerts promotes a culture of accountability, integrity, and collaboration where our team members have an opportunity to develop and grow professionally.

General Duties And Responsibilities
Coach current students and graduates on job search strategies, resume development and interviewing
Guide students through Career Center resources, including an online resume builder and interview simulator
Participate in the development of new career resources
Ensure student employment data is accurate and up-to-date
Utilize Career Center resources and Salesforce CRM to track student activities and progress
Conduct webinars on employment-related topics

Required Qualifications
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree, Master's degree a plus
At least one year of experience in a career advising/coaching/recruiting role
Ability to build relationships with student over the phone or in online conferencing tools
Ability to use and communicate effectively through multiple channels
Ability to manage a large student caseload and hit monthly goals
Excellent customer service and follow up skills
Ability to work independently with a sense of urgency
Ability to manage and adapt to working with individuals of various backgrounds
Must be results driven and goal oriented


This is a remote position in which work will be completed during normal business hours (approximately 8:30am - 5:00pm).

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Keywords: MedCerts, Portland , Career Coach (Remote), Education / Teaching , Portland, Maine

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