Training Specialist

Adult Services Seattle, Washington


Northwest Center is looking for a Training Specialist to join our Employment Services team!  As a Training Specialist, you will help individuals with disabilities overcome barriers to employment.  This position will provide guidance and training to people who need to develop their skills before finding a job. Come be a part of helping individuals find success in the community through employment!

Location: Seattle, WA (South Park area)

Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Wage: $18.00 DOE  plus great benefits


  • Minimum one (1) years-experience working with people with disabilities, education, and/or business relations
  • Associates Degree Human Services field preferred. A combination of other education and/or previous experience is acceptable.
  • Valid WA State Driver’s license
  • Proof of automotive insurance
  • Proof of acceptable five (5) year driving record

Essential Functions:
  • Work with individual, support staff, and Employment Consultant to develop skill building goals to train and enhance individual’s marketable job skills.
  • Update and track individual’s skill building and training monthly
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with community volunteer sites by maintaining regular and professional communication and following-up on any questions or concerns raised in a timely manner
  • Develop a broad range of community volunteer sites offering a variety of tasks
  • Maintain ongoing communication and coordination with families, residential providers, advocates and other service providers
  • Develop written vocational plan with client and support team that identifies specific employment services, employment outcomes, job training strategies, employment support activities, and other relevant job planning information.

We've got you covered!

We offer full time employees great benefits that included medical, elective dental and vision, 401K with company match, paid time off, paid holidays, Value Village discount, and much more!

Northwest Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer