Job Coach-Melbourne Part Time

Location: Melbourne, FL
Date Posted: 07-06-2017

ABOUT US
employU is a Nonprofit Employment Service contracted with The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation assisting people with disabilities prepare for, become and retain employment. We are seeking a Job Coach to work with our clients.
JOB DESCRIPTION
As the Job Coach you will support the Employment Specialist to assist individuals with disabilities obtain and maintain employment. Job Coaches transport clients to follow up on applications as well as to attend interviews and orientations. Job Coaches assist with a case load of participants providing consulting services job preparation and motivation to enable them to become employed. Bilingual Spanish is a plus but not required. Requires familiarity with the local labor market.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Excellent communication both verbal and written
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple deadlines
  • Able to pass a Level 2 Background Check
  • Valid Driver's License, Auto Registration, Auto Insurance coverage 50k property/100k personal injury liability
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Proficient with Google Suite, Adobe and web based database systems
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Four years of successful experience and employment in counseling, job placement, job coaching or public vocational rehabilitation program.
OR Associates in Arts Degree from an accredited college or university and two years of successful experience and employment in counseling, job placement, job coaching or public vocational rehabilitation program
OR Master’s Degree or Baccalaureate Degree from an accredited college or university and one year of successful experience and employment in counseling, job placement, job coaching or public vocational rehabilitation program
**Best Practices in Supported Employment and Introduction to Social Security Work Incentives through the TRN are required for this position upon hire or within 90 days of hire.
Job Type: Part-time
Required experience:
  • Working with Individuals with Disabilities in a Vocational Setting: 1 year
Required licenses or certifications:
  • Social Security Work Incentives
  • Best Practices in Supported Employment
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