The Kennedy Center, Inc. Vocational Facilitator in Trumbull, Connecticut

Vocational Facilitator

Salary: $ 14.32 per hour

Responsibilities:

  • Act as Case Manager to assigned caseload and/or other consumers as necessary.

  • Provide leadership support to the assigned community experience program when Manager is off-site.

  • Supervise consumers at supported and volunteer work sites as necessary.

  • Prepare consumers for Supported Employment and/or more independent work/school environment.

  • Complete person centered vocational and transitional assessments.

  • Complete Plan of Service reports and other documentation pertaining to consumers.

  • Complete data collection systems, consumer work and payroll sheets daily.

Hours: 40 hrs. - Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (flexibility required) must be available to work before 8:00 a.m. and after 4:00 p.m.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Psychology, Rehabilitation Counseling or related field.

  • One year experience in working with challenging individuals.

  • Valid Drivers License and ability to possess a State of CT Public Service License.

  • You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.

  • Must maintain CPI, CPR and First Aid certification.

  • Work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and/or holidays.

  • Provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills.

  • Ability to transfer individuals requiring personal hygiene care.

  • Have physical endurance to use physical crisis intervention techniques.

  • Provide physical interventions which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations.

  • Depending upon assignment, must be able to work in a variety of settings, weather conditions and locations.