Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 3:57 PM
Vocational Training and Support Specialist / on:call Salary: 13.45 per hour Responsibilities: + Exercise supervision of consumer(s) at individual and supported community based worksites. + May serve as case manager to assigned consumer case load and/or other consumers as necessary. This may include, but is not limited to: providing physical assessment, crisis intervention, individual and group counseling, independent living skills, leisure activities, skill training, job seeking skill teaching, job development and modeling a variety of occupations. + Acquaint consumers with satisfactory work habits, rules and job skills as required by employer through explanation, demonstration, modeling and practice. Requirements: + Bachelors Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling or related field. + Valid Drivers License. + You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods. + Must maintain CPI, CPR and First Aid certification. + Work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and/or holidays. + May provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills. + May require the ability to transfer individuals requiring personal hygiene care. + May require the physical endurance to use physical crisis intervention techniques. + May provide physical interventions which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations. + Depending on assignment or case management responsibilities, may be required to communicate in another language and understand another culture.
• Location: New Haven
• Post ID: 20537267 newhaven