We are seeking a creative, flexible and innovative individual that will join our team to lead the integration, marketing and evaluation of the use of Virtual Reality (VR) for Career Exploration. Work Prep will be introducing this tool with the goal of supporting workforce development in Saskatchewan that addresses Saskatchewans Plan for Growth and Labour Market Demand Outlook for the next five years.
-Develop marketing plan to announce and roll out VR as a tool for career development practitioners and job seekers in Saskatchewan.
-Pilot VR Technology in work force development programming and services that support the future of work in Saskatchewan and labour market needs and demands.
-Research labour market information and initiatives to determine areas of growth and opportunity for the use and integration of VR Technology.
-Research labour market information and job seeker needs to determine use of Virtual Reality to prepare job seekers for jobs of the future.
-Building partnerships with key stakeholders in Education, Government, Community Based Organizations, Career Development Practitioners and Business to market the integration, use and evaluation of virtual reality technology.
-Research, identify and connect with employers to promote and market VR as a recruitment tool to meet labour market demands and explore opportunities for partnership and future growth.
-Develop evaluation plan and metric to determine the effectiveness of VR for career exploration, job seeker and community engagement and partnerships.
– Experience in sales and marketing is an asset.
– Knowledge of, and experience with VR technology is an asset.
– Individual must have a valid drivers license and access to a vehicle. Job may require some travel within the province and work during the evenings or weekends.