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Latham Centers Inc. Job Coach in Brewster, Massachusetts

As a Job Coach you will plan & provide instruction, support, & positive role modeling to students geared toward vocational development. Identify vocational strengths & areas of interest, community utilization, & coordinate with the Career Services Manager to develop a transitional vocational plan for students ages 14 & up in conjunction with the student\'s Individual Educational Plan. Requirements include High School diploma, valid driver\'s license, & the ability sufficient to physically intervene in instances of extreme behavior that might jeopardize the safety or students & staff. Key Responsibilities: Identify strengths & interests of employment for individual student population Serve as job coach for campus-related employment Serve as job coach for community-based employment Maintain relationships with community-based employers Assess job performance for student population & report on IEP-based goals/benchmarks Assist & support students with their employment responsibilities. Implement all support/behavior plans for students. Attend mandatory trainings & keep certifications current. Provide therapeutic crisis intervention when needed. Any work assigned shall be related to the Employee\'s normal duties, except for occasional emergencies. Fluent English speaking & writing skills, empathy & the ability to listen, good time management skills & professional appearance & demeanor & a valid drivers licences are all required for this position. Generous benefits package! Excellent health insurance coverage, with Latham covering the first 75% of the deductible through an HRA, retirement account with company match (up to 5%!), generous time off bank, & more...! Latham Centers, Inc. (Latham) provides equal opportunity for all individuals served & employed. Latham does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, age, veteran status, or any other category protected under applicable law in treatment or employment at Latham, admission or access to Latham, or any other aspect of the programs & activities that Latham operate Qualifications Behaviors Preferred Team Player Works well as a member of a group Dedicated Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity Enthusiastic Shows intense & eager enjoyment & interest Motivations Preferred Flexibility Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule & goals Growth Opportunities Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility Ability to Make an Impact Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization Education Required High School or better. Licenses & Certifications Preferred valid driver\'s license