The Kennedy Center, Inc. Vocational Facilitator in Trumbull, Connecticut
Salary: $ 14.32 per hour
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.
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.