Work is fundamental to all of our lives. It means so much more than a paycheck — it offers purpose and the opportunity to lead an independent, self-directed life for all people, including people with disabilities.
One Sky Futures is currently seeking Job Coach candidates to work with people with developmental disabilities for an exciting and rewarding career!
The job coach position would work directly with transition aged youth (young adults) with developmental disabilities in helping them to discover and develop their vocational strengths.
The job coach would also act as a mentor by modeling positive and professional work behavior and attitudes, teaching clients how to effectively work/interact with co-workers, management and the general public. Additionally, the job coach position would assist clients with resume preparation, mock interviews, coaching on proper work attire and interview attire.
The role of the job coach would teach clients how to use public transportation successfully to get to their jobs. Other job coach duties might include visiting with clients, various work sites in the local area to tour manufacturing and production facilities as well as other types of employment arenas.
We are looking for job coach candidates who are positive role models, have a "can do" attitude, can be flexible on the fly, are creative problem solvers and genuinely care about the vocational dreams of people with developmental disabilities.
Prior experience working with people with disabilities is preferred and prior job coaching/job developing experience is highly desired. Job Coach candidates must have at minimum, a high school diploma or equivalent, a good driving record, and the ability to successfully pass a criminal background check, driving record check and BEAS (Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services) record check. Reliable, registered and insured transportation is required. Mileage reimbursement is provided. Per State of NH regulations, all new hires must submit to an agency paid TB test.
There is also room for advancement with the job coach position, including but not limited to training and designation as a Job Developer.
One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures provides a generous benefit package that includes medical, dental, flexible spending accounts (medical and dependent), 403b retirement plan, wellness programs, paid holidays and a very generous time off allowance. This list is not inclusive of all benefits offered.
One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.