Careers

Current Employment Opportunities

Community Activities Coach

Salary: $12.00 per hour

Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct supervision and support to all consumers participating in the social, recreational, therapeutic or educational programs.
  • Design and implement individualized social/recreational activities both in-house and in the community for consumers to successfully participate.
  • Provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills.
  • Transfer individuals requiring personal hygiene care.
  • Provide physical intervention which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations.

Hours: See Below

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma.
  • Associates Degree in Psychology, Human Services or related field preferred.
  • One year experience working with persons with disabilities preferred.
  • Valid Drivers License and ability to possess a Sate of CT Public Service License.
  • You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.
  • Must maintain CPI, CPR and First Aid certification and eligible for DDS medication certification
  • Work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and/or holidays.
  • Provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills.
  • Ability to transfer individuals requiring personal hygiene care.
  • Have physical endurance to use physical crisis intervention techniques.
  • Provide physical interventions which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations.
  • Depending upon assignment, must be able to work in a variety of settings, weather conditions and locations.

Date Posted:

07/28/16 - Floater - 35 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

06/17/16 - Project Act - Driver / Newtown - 30 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

09/30/16 - Project Act / Newtown - 30 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

05/13/16 - Project Advance / Shelton - 30 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

03/28/16 - Project Bridge / Milford - 25 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

06/17/16 - Project Choice / Southbury - 30 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

09/30/16 - Project Enable / Monroe - 40 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

09/23/16 - Project Focus / Bridgeport - 30 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

09/30/16 - Senior Options Program / Trumbull - 30 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

09/30/16 - Project Strive / Trumbull - 37.5 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

06/27/16 - Project Thirty / Stratford - 35 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

09/06/16 - Project Twenty / Stratford - 37.5 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

06/27/16 - Project Voyage / Stratford - 30 hrs.
Monday through Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Contact info:
Human Resources
Fax: 203-371-1479
hr@kennedyctr.org