The Arc Erie County NY Job Coach II in Buffalo, New York
Job Coach II
Buffalo, NY, USA
Monday, January 10, 2022
The Arc Erie County New York has been supporting children and adults with disabilities, and their families in achieving their desired quality of life by creating opportunities through comprehensive services for over 65 years.
Our Company:Are you ready to Achieve with The Arc Erie County and work in a purpose driven field dedicated to those we support? We are compassionate, flexible, helpful, and have the unique privilege of building relationships with people and their families, who rely on our expertise to assist them in the discovery and delivery of life-long educational, employment, vocational, residential and support programs and resources.
Our Position:We are currently seeking aJob Coach IIwho will assist a caseload of people with developmental disabilities with being an active member of their community and maintaining their employment. We make money while helping others make money! Other duties include:
Assists a caseload of individuals with securing and/or maintaining their employment, including working one-on-one with individuals in Buffalo and the surrounding areas in employment settings as a role model and mentor
Completes documentation of services and tracks information to better assist an individual with meeting their employment goals
Acts as a liaison between an individual, their support team, their employer, and The Arc Erie County
Our Rate of Pay:$16.00/hour (40 hours per week; flexible schedule); additional $0.58/mile for travel to and from community employment sites
Our Benefits:What can The Arc Erie County offer you? An affordable benefit package (medical, dental and vision), great Paid Time Off, a 403b Retirement Plan, a quality work/life balance, opportunity for growth, unique workdays, energizing and purpose driven work, the joy of watching others accomplish their goals, and being part of a dynamic, engaging, and fun team
Associate degree or higher in Human Services, Business, or a closely related fieldplus(3) yrs of full-time paid direct service experience with persons with developmental disabilities. Prior vocational or pre-vocational experience preferred OR
High school or equivalent diplomaplus(5) years full-time paid direct service experience with persons with developmental disabilities. Prior vocational or pre-vocational experience preferred.
Valid NYS Driver’s License & approved driving record w/ reliable transportation. Will be required to use personal vehicle to travel to worksites throughout the WNY area. Must be flexible in schedule to accommodate a variety of work placements. Computer knowledge is preferred as extensive documentation is completed.
The Arc Erie County New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.
Job Family Arc Erie
Pay Type Hourly
Travel Required Yes
Required Education High School
- Buffalo, NY, USA