Job Coach Mashpee and Hyannis
Compensation: $13.50-$14.00 per hour DOE Excellent Benefits Package for +30 hours weekly
employment type: full-time
Thank you for your interest in LIFE–Living Independently Forever, Inc.
LIFE is currently seeking a Job Coach to provide on-site counseling, training and individual instruction to our wonderful LIFE residents with learning disabilities to help them reach their full potential in the workplace.
Applicant must be patient, outgoing and organized
Have excellent verbal and training skills
Enjoy working with people of different age groups and abilities
Have the ability to support residents to help them build confidence and independence in the workplace.
Must provide resident transportation to and from employment sites and will need to use personal vehicle the majority of the time (will be reimbursed for mileage)
Work week is five days and may include Saturday. Position is 30-35 hours weekly. Flexible hours fall between 7:30AM and 5:30PM. (If you are very flexible and wish to work a full 40 hour week–we can accommodate that too!)
This is a position where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others–and if you choose–continue on to build a career in this high demand field, in a fun and exciting organization with exceptional growth potential!
Experience in Retail, Restaurant. Hospitality or Training background excellent
High School diploma (or equivalent) with some college or technical coursework ideal
experience with the Learning Disabled population desired but not required
WE WILL TRAIN THE RIGHT CANDIDATE
MUST be willing to attend any required classes per LIFE or DDS; valid driver’s license required with an acceptable driving record; must be able to pass CORI and fingerprinting as per DDS.
LIFE, Living Independently Forever, Inc., is a non-profit organization providing supports for adults with autism and intellectual differences. Incorporated in 1992, LIFE opened its doors to ten residents. LIFE has since expanded to serve over 100 residents with locations in Mashpee, Hyannis, Plymouth, Falmouth and Yarmouth.