Follow Along Job Coach

Adult Services Renton, Washington


Description

Where you will work: Based out of Renton, travelling in King County
When you will work: Monday through Friday, 40 hrs per week (Some weekend work required)


We are looking for a Job Coach to provide support for people with disabilities in community employment and community empowerment through job coaching and ongoing skills development, and assumes the responsibility for developing and implementing appropriate personal service plans. This Job Coach will plan appropriate training, supervision, and support services for people placed into supported employment positions and assist employers in modification of job descriptions, restructuring of job duties or work environment changes which better accommodate the job performance needs of each individual.

The Follow Along position involves working with clients to help them continue to become more independent at their place of employment. This position includes a larger caseload, where more time is devoted to working directly with employers, case managers, and support networks compared to our traditional direct support professional role. 

Requirements:

  • Some college course work in the areas of vocational rehabilitation, psychology, and/or sociology preferred 
  • One (1) year experience working with people with disabilities 
  • Valid WA State Driver's license 
  • Acceptable 5-year driving abstract 
  • Experience working in teams