Integrated Community Services (ICS) is a Marin County-based nonprofit that is looking for thoughtful, energetic and caring individuals who are interested in training people with disabilities. Our clients achieve their goals of independence both at work and at home, with the support of trainers.
The role: Full-time or part-time positions available
Because our clients need support at different times, this job allows for extremely flexible hours. Typically, we are able to create your case load around your schedule, even including evenings and weekends.
Our clients are typically enrolled in either Employment Services or Independent Living Skills Training. We are looking for a Training Instructor who can work with clients in both of these capacities.
• Provide training and support to the employee (ICS client) at their job site in the community, as they learn the duties and responsibilities of their new job. Support may also include training in how to get to and from their job, as well as developing social and communication skills.
• Build and maintain relationships with client’s employer and co-workers to further support the client.
Independent Living Skills Training
• Train Independent Living Skills clients with money management, cooking, cleaning and/or helping them increase social activities in the greater community.
• Write monthly reports about client’s work progress.
The ideal candidate is someone who:
Professional and personal experience working with people with disabilities is preferred. However, anyone with a sincere interest to serve this population is welcome to apply. This position is ideal for an employee considering a future career as a social worker, rehabilitation counselor and/or advocate. Positive attitude, excellent verbal/written communication and a willingness to collaborate is highly valued.
QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma required. Candidates must be resourceful, adaptable and able to work within deadlines. Valid California Drivers license with proof of insurance required; mileage is reimbursed. Must pass background and reference check. Willingness to be flexible in work schedule assignments when needed.
Please include a cover letter along with your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Pay rate is $14-16 per hour DOE This job is part-time or full time. Full time with benefits. For more information: Please visit our website at www.connectICS.org