Employment Coach


Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: $14.50 an hour

Published:

04/02/2018

Address

441 North 5th Street, Suite 101
Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
19123
United States

Description

Community Integrated Services is a nonprofit organization serving Greater Philadelphia and the entire state of Delaware. Our singular focus is to help people with disabilities secure and sustain individualized, strength-based employment in the community. CIS offers a diverse workplace culture that embraces creativity, allowing our employees to utilize their unique talents to help further our mission. If you’re looking to apply your skills and experience in a meaningful way, take on new challenges, and access opportunities for learning and advancement, CIS could be the right employer for you.  


We are currently searching for Employment Trainers, informally known as ‘Job Coaches’. The primary function of this position is to provide on-the-job training and related supports to individuals with a variety of abilities, helping them gain independence and self-sufficiency in the workplace while meeting employer expectations. The position also involves filling out accurate and timely progress notes and reports, communicating with the individual’s support team, and serving as an advocate for the people we serve.  


We are seeking people who have had interesting and varied experiences in their life and/or work. If you can answer yes to any of these questions, you may be the person we are looking for!


Can you think and work creatively in varying types of positions?

Do you have a degree in Education or teaching experience?

Have you worked with adults with disabilities?

Do you have extensive, varied, or unique work experiences?

Are you involved in the arts, technology, or other creative endeavors?

Are you bilingual? Do you know American Sign Language?

Are you interested in making a difference in our community? 


Qualifications:


·        Organized and able to manage time efficiently

·        Excellent written and verbal communication

·        Willing to handle flexible schedule and working arrangements

·        Ability to work both independently and collaboratively

·        Valid driver’s license, access to a reliable vehicle, and willing to travel across Philadelphia and the surrounding counties

·        Access to a computer and cell phone

·        Must have patience, compassion, resilience, and a strong desire to make a difference in people’s lives


We encourage you to visit our website, www.cisworks.org , to learn more about our work and the services we offer. We look forward to hearing from you! 


Community Integrated Services is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer

Benefits

CIS offers an exceptional benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, 401k, generous paid time off, short & long term disability, and life insurance. 


Community Integrated Services is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer


Level of Language Proficiency

American Sign Language

Spanish Speaking



Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

hrteam@cisworks.org

http://www.cisworks.org

Visit our website at www.cisworks.org , click ‘Get Involved’, then ‘Careers’


Using the subject line “Employment Trainer”, email your resume and a cover letter to hrteam@cisworks.org 


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