The Kennedy Center, Inc. Vocational Training & Support Specialist / on-call in Trumbull, Connecticut

Vocational Training & Support Specialist / on-call

Salary: $13.45 per hour


  • Exercise supervision of consumer(s) at individual and supported community based worksites.

  • May serve as case manager to assigned consumer case load and/or other consumers as necessary. This may include, but is not limited to: providing physical assessment, crisis intervention, individual and group counseling, independent living skills, leisure activities, skill training, job seeking skill teaching, job development and modeling a variety of occupations.

  • Acquaint consumers with satisfactory work habits, rules and job skills as required by employer through explanation, demonstration, modeling and practice.


  • Bachelors Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling or related field.

  • Valid Drivers 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.

  • Work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and/or holidays.

  • May provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills.

  • May require the ability to transfer individuals requiring personal hygiene care.

  • May require the physical endurance to use physical crisis intervention techniques.

  • May provide physical interventions which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations.

  • Depending on assignment or case management responsibilities, may be required to communicate in another language and understand another culture.