Employment Specialist/Job Coach

Job Type

Full Time

Published

09/28/2018

Application Deadline

10/31/2018

Address

76 Floral Avenue
Murray Hill
NJ
07974
United States

Description

Our House Inc. is seeking a qualified Employment Specialist who has experience supporting individuals with developmental disabilities to identify their employment strengths, develop job opportunities, and provide on-the-job training.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Orient individuals to his/her respective job responsibilities
  • Orient individuals to their work schedules, working conditions and employer rules and expectations
  • Arrange and ensure independent travel for each individual you support
  • Assist with job development as opportunity arises and assess interest in training and employing
  • Assist in the actual performance of job tasks while reinforcing positive work habits.
  • Provide immediate supervision with timely submission of reports detailing placement activities
  • Perform other assignments as required by the Program Supervisor or department director

Requirements:

  • Must have the ability to manage caseload of clients, based upon experience
  • Computer literacy is required
  • Provide excellent customer service skills and exhibit motivation to succeed
  • Demonstrate superior interpersonal and communication talented
  • Valid NJ Driver License Required~80% travel utilizing a company vehicle



FLSA; Non-exempt

In the course of performing this job, one typically spends time sitting, walking, standing, driving, listening, speaking, typing, reading and writing

Benefits

Compensation/ Benefits:

·       Pay rate is $14.43/ hour

  • Paid Training
  • Mileage Reimbursement/ or use of company vehicle
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Medical/ Dental/ Vision Insurance for full-time employees after 2 months
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Partial tuition reimbursement
  • 401K Plans with employer match
  • Professional development
  • Career pathing for qualified employees

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

High School


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