Community Integration Specialist (Cerritos)

Adult Services Job Coaching /Employment Santa Ana, California


Description

Community- Based Behavior Specialist

*This position requires 3 hour shifts*
Monday- Friday
10:00 AM - 1: 00 PM  OR 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Enhance your career and join IABA’s STEP Services team. You can be a part of a rewarding opportunity to support adults with autism or other intellectual disabilities. We’re rapidly expanding and in need of new staff who are eager to grow with the company. Candidates can be experienced or IABA will provide training for highly motivated non-experienced staff!

As a Community-Based Behavior Specialist, you will have more than just a job - you will have the opportunity to directly impact someone’s life for the better! You will support individuals with disabilities and match them with activities, volunteer work, interests, or employment.

Every day brings a new experience and opportunity to learn, teach and support while promoting the success of full inclusion in the community! Your daily routine can include:

  • Facilitating meaningful community connections
  • Establishing friendships
  • Facilitate employment opportunities
  • Support individuals at their places of employment, which may or may not include paid of volunteer work or attending school
  • Assists individuals is accessing and using public transportation and provide transportation as assigned
  • Teaching independent life skills
  • Increasing helpful, adaptive behaviors
  • Having fun!

Qualifications:

· Possess minimum of High School Diploma or G.E.D.

· Conduct themselves in a professional, responsible and reliable manner

· Have a motivation to learn new skill and help people

· Demonstrate honesty and respect

· Adhere to written support plans for clients

· Possess a reliable automobile and be willing to transport clients

· Prior training and experience are a plus!


Requirements:

  • CPR/First Aid and ProAct certification within first two weeks of employment
  • Ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, squat, and lift 30 lbs.
  • Successfully pass a Live Scan DOJ/FBI background check and pre-employment drug test
  • Possess valid California Driver's license and provide a current driving record issued by the DMV
  • Provide proof of current car insurance
  • Provide High School Diploma and/or other qualifying certificates

Important Details!

  • Monday - Friday Schedule, 17 -20 hours per week
  • Compensation: $13.00 -14.25
What we offer you!
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Employee discounts; fun employee events
  • On-the-job training, career development and advancement opportunities
  • A rewarding work environment
  • Meaningful relationships with your co-workers and the individuals we serve
  • Dynamic work environment, no day is ever the same as the next

Come join our team!