Employment Specialist - York/Adams Counties (PT)
Job Description If you're a creative thinker with an entrepreneurial, can-do commitment to success and a desire to empower the greater community, please consider joining our team! AHEDD is seeking a Part-Time Employment Specialist to serve in York and Adams Counties. The Employment Specialist supports persons with disabilities in finding and maintaining employment by engaging the business community. Requirements: Highly motivated; Excellent communication and problem solving skills; Ability to respond to a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends; Vehicle for daily, reimbursed travel throughout the region; Preference goes to candidates with field experience and/or a four year degree in Rehabilitation, Human Service or a General Business concentration. Established in 1977, AHEDD is a private, non-profit organization committed to promoting the economic development of persons with disabilities through employment. For more about AHEDD, see www.ahedd.org. AHEDD recognizes our workforce as our single greatest asset and is essential to achieving our mission. Compensation starts at $13.50/hour, plus the potential for quarterly, performance based incentives. AHEDD paid full time Employment Specialists an average of $4500 in quarterly incentives in previous 12 months. Outcomes are a key part of AHEDD's culture. This mindset factors into all facets of the organization, including recruiting new staff and conducting annual performance reviews. AHEDD is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to excellence! Company Description AHEDD's mission is to serve the community as a catalyst in the employment and development of people with disabilities. Our passion for community employment includes support for youth and adults with all types of disabilities, physical and cognitive, and those that come from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds.