Are you looking for a career that is not only meaningful, but allows you to make a difference in your community? Perhaps you are searching for a role where you can have a positive impact on others and make lifelong connections. Well look no further! Anthesis has the roles you’ve been looking for, so come and apply today!
Anthesis is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are given opportunities for success in competitive integrated employment settings. We are looking for individuals that are passionate about working with our population of adults with disabilities and helping them grow in developmental, technical and recreational skills. If you are looking for a challenging, exciting and rewarding career opportunity, Anthesis’ Lead Job Coach position may be the perfect fit for you!
Lead Job Coach
Under the direction of the Work Services Manager, the Senior Job Coach is responsible for coordination and scheduling of Job Coach Staff who support our adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who work in the community. Listed below is a partial list of essential duties and responsibilities; however, this list is not all inclusive.
This position is responsible for tracking and scheduling consumer time studies, establishing industrial standards and completing supporting documentation. He/she will be responsible for updating and distributing Job Coach schedules and/or itineraries to reflect new contracts or assignments. This person will act as substitute Job Coach in the absence of a regularly assigned Job Coach, ensuring essential job duties listed in the job descriptions are upheld. This person will also act as customer service and quality assurance liaison for SES Employers including service related businesses and may have to handle participant’s grievances or complaints in conjunction with case management staff. Under the direction of the Work Services Manager, the Senior Job Coach assists in the setup of new job sites with community employers, ensuring the assigned Job Coach receives specific training related to employer requirements. This position will require an individual with a general understanding of how to appropriately handle confidential information, as they will have access to private information regarding our SES participants.
No positions officially report to the Senior Job Coach; however the Senior Job Coach directs the work of Job Coach Staff and participants of Anthesis. This position requires a high degree of flexibility.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); (3) years of experience in a related field desired but not required; Sufficient experience with adults with developmental disabilities to carry out duties required in above description; however, any combination of education and/or job –related experience will be considered. Must be able to maintain valid first aid and CPR certification and have basic knowledge of Microsoft Suite, including Word, Outlook and Excel.
Important note: Interested candidates must possess and maintain a valid California Driver’s License and (3) years driving experience with a good driving record; must possess and maintain proof of current vehicle insurance and proof of current vehicle registration. May be required to transport consumers in personal vehicles to and from work locations/facilities.
Physical and other requirements include:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is:
- Regularly required to walk, sit, and talk and hear; regularly lift and/or move and/or push/pull consumers up to 25 lbs.
- Required to occasionally lift and/or move and/or push/pull consumers up 50 lbs.
- Frequently required to stand, use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands/arms.
- Occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell.
- Required to have visual acuity in the areas of close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception
- Required to withstand exposure to outside weather conditions such as heat, cold, rain, sun, humidity, etc.
Compensation: $15.50 per hour and GREAT benefits.
Please know that return calls for interviews will only be placed to applicants that best fit the criteria of the position. Not all applicants will be called for an interview.
Note – this list is not all inclusive. A full job description will be provided if the candidate is called for an interview.
All applicants must be willing and able to comply with Anthesis’ policies and procedures including attendance, appearance/grooming, safety/security and emergency procedures. Anthesis is not only searching for the qualities listed above but also searching for applicants who are honest, ethical, professional, caring, compassionate, patient and willing to serve as a role model to our program participants. EOE‘
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $16.50 per hour
All employees and participants are required to wear masks, there are mandatory temperature checks, and common areas are regularly sanitized.