Community Employment Specialist (Frederick County)
|May 06, 2013 - May 31, 2013|
|Benefits:||Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, 403B Retirement Plan|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Description:||Community Employment Program Specialist will provide job development, job coaching and advocacy for clients with disabilities including mental illness and developmental/intellectual disabilities.|
|Duties:||•Assist clients in finding jobs that are interesting and meaningful to them and at the skill level they desire by making employer contacts that are based on the client’s job preferences.|
•Individualized job development
•Communicate regularly with day program staff, residential staff, resource managers and clinicians and attend team meetings regularly for clients on caseload.
•Actively participate in team meetings/group supervision weekly and presents client cases to team for guidance, share success and to share job leads.
•Provide support for other employment specialists’ clients when needed.
•Maintain current, accurate and complete documentation related to delivery of Community Employment Services.
|Qualifications:||•Good written and oral skills. |
•A Bachelor’s Degree in related field or AA degree with supported work experience
•Valid driver’s license, vehicle and safe driving record.