JOB OPENING – Vocational Job Coach

Vocational Job Coach

POSITION: MTILP, INC. JOB COACH

JOB SUMMARY:

MAKE A DIFFERENCE in the work and community life of adults with special needs as they make a difference in yours.  Your day will be anything but ordinary as you assist some amazing people to accomplish their work goals and develop life skills.  Find your passion….and if you’ve lost it, re-ignite it!!

Successful Work Options of MTILP, Inc. is looking for caring and responsible adults to support and assist adults with developmental disabilities during the weekdays with their jobs and community activities in the Madison and surrounding area.

Job Coaches work 30-38 hours per week with NO EVENINGS or WEEKENDS!  Job Coaches generally work independently, providing job supports and community based activities for the clients, and adhere to the client’s individualized support plans.  Job Coaches will assist in promoting the health, safety, and welfare of all of our clients.  On the job training will be provided.

Qualifications:

Applicants must have self-motivation, time management skills, and work independently as well as in a team setting.  This individual will also have effective professional communication skills when interacting with clients, parents/guardians, service providers, and other interested individuals.  Applicants should have the basic knowledge and understanding of developmental disabilities, supported employment, community resources, and be able to lift up to 50 pounds.  An Associate’s degree in a relevant human services field is preferred or equivalent experience.  This individual must have a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance.

Benefits:

MTILP, Inc. offers a generous benefit package including health/dental insurance, retirement plan, life and disability insurance, AFLAC, paid time off, and 10 paid holidays.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $14.50 /hour