Employment Coach-Transition

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: $16/hour

Published

07/20/2018

Address

441 North 5th Street
Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
19123
United States

Description

 Description


Want to make a difference? Would you want a career that made a profound impact on an individual's life? Do you have the skills to assist someone in maintaining their employment? Do you like coaching and training? We are presently accepting applications for our full time (30 hours/week) Employment Coach position assisting transition students (age 14-21) with disabilities throughout Philadelphia and the PA Suburbs. 

Community Integrated Services is a non-profit agency that helps enable people with disabilities to become fully integrated into and involved in their communities. Our focus is to support people as they find and keep jobs in the community. With over 25 years of experience in supported employment, we have developed relationships with many employers in the Philadelphia area including The University of Pennsylvania, Whole Foods and Rite Aid. These employers and many others currently employ hundreds of individuals that CIS supports. 


HOW TO APPLY

Visit our website to apply online at www.cisworks.org click on the Get Involved tab/Careers within the website to apply


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


 Requirements

Responsibilities:


The Employment Coach provides on-going support to our students to enable them to meet their employer's expectations. The Employment Coach completes accurate and timely reports. Flexibility, care and self-motivation are essential qualities for the ideal candidate and, although experience is preferred, we will train. Shifts available during the day between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm. 

Qualifications:

-Willing and able to work effectively with developmentally disabled adults and teens

-Excellent communication skills and able to work with a wide variety of people in differing locations

-Must be able to handle flexible work arrangements and be reliable, punctual and able to work independently

-Willing to travel throughout Philadelphia and surrounding counties

-Must possess a valid drivers' license or State ID

-Must have computer access and cell phone

-Must be able to stand for several hours, walk quickly and lift up to 25 pounds

-Must have or be willing to acquire PA Criminal Check, PA Child Abuse clearance, FBI fingerprinting and pass a 10 panel drug test






Benefits

Compensation & Benefits:


Full time positions offer $16/hour, medical and dental insurance, 401(k), life insurance, short and long term disability along with paid time off encompassing vacation, sick, holiday and personal leave. Professional development opportunities for full time.

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish speaking


American Sign Language fluent

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Visit our website to apply online at www.cisworks.org click on the Get Involved tab/Careers within the website to apply


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


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