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Job Coach

Salary: $12.00 per hour

Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct supervision of consumers at community based program in all program areas.
  • Assist in planning and implementation of comprehensive community experience programs.
  • Supervise consumers at supported and volunteer worksites as necessary.
  • Provide crisis intervention as necessary.
  • Complete data collection systems, prepare vocational reports and Individual Program Plans, assist in the development of behavior plans and complete consumer work and payroll sheets daily.

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:

09/08/16 - Project Purpose / Trumbull - 31 hrs.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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