Job Coach

Orchard Village
Job Description

Orchard Village is seeking a part time Job Coach to join our team! You will support clients with disabilities on their jobs in community based settings, teaching and adapting the environment so that increasing levels of independence are achieved.

Responsibilities:

-Advocate on behalf of all program participants, working to foster the individual’s independence and enhance skills both inside and outside the workplace.

-Provide job retention support to individuals with disabilities.

-Develop and maintain case management notes, staffing records, individual plans of employment, and billing records.

Qualifications:

-Associate’s degree or higher in Psychology, Social Work, Education, Rehabilitation, or a related field.

-Experience working with individuals with disabilities preferred.

-A combination high school diploma/GED and at least 1 year of experience working with people with disabilities will be considered

-Demonstrated commitment to the philosophy of person-centered services for people with disabilities

-Excellent verbal and written communication skills required

-Proficiency in MS Office applications

-Valid driver’s license, personal vehicle and ability to travel to multiple sites required

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