Pre-Employment Instructor

Job Type

Part Time

Published

10/27/2018

Start Date

11/26/2018

Address

629 amboy avenue
Edison
NJ
08837
United States

Description

ob title: Pre-employment Instructor

Job Type: Part-time with the potential for full-time

About us: The Alliance Center for Independence (ACI) is a Center for Independent Living and a DDD approved Fee-For-Service agency in Edison, NJ. ACI provides support services in Middlesex, Union and Somerset counties. ACI supports the philosophy of independent living for all persons with disabilities.

We are currently seeking a pre-employment instructorfor consumers in Middlesex, Somerset, and Union counties who is enthusiastic about assisting people with developmental and intellectual disabilities in being independent and reaching their employment and independent living goals. Our approved support services include career planning, community based supports, community inclusion, pre-vocational training, and supported employment. Instruction takes place at our center in Edison, as well as at high schools in Middlesex, Somerset, and Union counties.

Responsibilities of the job include:Developing and implementing pre-employment based lesson plans, working one-on-one and in small groups with adults and high school students, writing reports, and communicating with support coordinators, school staff, ACI staff, and family/caregivers.

Required Certifications/Qualifications:

-Enthusiastic, flexible, and hard-working with a good sense of humor

-Excellent documentation, organization, and writing skills

-Independent minded, but also comfortable working with a team

-Strong verbal communication skills -- able to teach and explain new concepts and information

-Experience working with individuals with disabilities

-College degree preferred, but will consider someone with appropriate experience

-Candidates will be subject to drug testing as well as a background/fingerprint check

-Minimum of 21 years of age

-Able to complete DDD-mandated staff training & professional development within 90 days of hire

-Able to complete CPR and first-aid certifications

Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Fluency in Spanish a plus.

If you’re interested in joining the ACI family, please email your resume.

Job Type: Part-time

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

2-year degree


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