The Kennedy Center, Inc. Job Coach in Trumbull, Connecticut
Salary: $12.00 per hour
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
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.