College Graduates - Independent Living Skills Instructor (Signing Bonus Offered)

Employer
East Bay Innovations
Location
Annandale, VA
Posted
Mar 21, 2019
Closes
Mar 22, 2019
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
As an Independent Living Services (ILS) Instructor, you will provide case manager support and skills development, working one-on-one with people with developmental disabilities who live on their own. You will support them to reach their personal goals of independence and community participation and inclusion. Positions are available throughout Alameda County.This job is a good way to gain experience in the non-profit sector, social work, social services, occupational therapy, mental health, or case management. We seek people who want to make a difference in the lives of others and are both gifted teachers and teachable themselves. ILS Instructors must be able to deliver respectful, motivating, personal social services that enable our clients to participate in all aspects of their community. ILS Instructors provide case management and support adults with developmental disabilities and mental health challenges. ILS Instructors empower and enable people with developmental disabilities to live in their own homes and participate in all aspects of their community. They teach life skills in a motivating, personalized, and professional environment. ILS Instructors receive training to support clients with:- Money management- Medical, dental, and medication management- Basic cooking and meal preparation- Utilizing public transportation- Locating affordable housing- Obtaining and maintaining benefits such as Social Security, Medi-Cal, Medicare, etc.- Community and social awareness- Household maintenanceWork Schedule: This is a full-time position. The schedule is Monday through Friday, 9am to 7pm flex.

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