Job: Job Coach for Adults with Developmental Disabilities

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Pay: from $16/hour

Posted: 12/06/2017

Job Status: Full Time

Job Description

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Company Overview

Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit organization that supports people with disabilities to live on their own, work in competitive employment settings, and become empowered to make choices, take risks, and advocate for the resources they need to live as independently as possible. Our Supported Employment Services department is continuing to grow and is currently looking for committed individuals to help us improve employment outcomes for individuals with disabilities. 

Job Summary

East Bay Innovations' Supported Employment Services has an opening for a job coach. This is a full-time position providing supports to individuals who are currently employed. We're passionate about raising the bar of employment options and opportunities and seek a person who shares this passion and can provide effective on-the-job support to individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities to ensure success. Primary responsibilities are providing work training and support in a variety of employment settings, including: wholesale bakery food prep, packaging, retail, grocery, professional office environments and other employment settings. Let us know your strengths and we'll talk about the best match for you!

Qualifications and Skills

  • Experience working with individuals with disabilities and either previous job coaching experience or training experience is a plus.
  • Must be able to work effectively as part of a team as well as independently.
  • Must be willing to drive own car (we do offer mileage reimbursement) and carry auto insurance.
  • Ability to meet the requirements of the employers we work with, including dress code, health clearances and background checks.
  • Have basic computer skills and an ability to learn computer programs

Benefits

  • $16.00 per hour plus comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, paid sick and vacation ( at FT ), paid holidays, employer sponsored 401k, commuter benefits, Flexible Medical and Dependent Care Accounts. Ongoing paid staff training in multiple areas.
  • Focus on wellness, including bi-monthly yoga classes at our main office, annual health and wellness fair and annual flu shot clinic.  
     

Application Instructions

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