VistAbility is a stable non-profit organization providing direct services to children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in 13 locations throughout the Contra Costa County.
Position: Job Skills Trainer for Adults with Disabilities
Location: Concord, CA
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00-3:30pm (37.5 hrs/week)
Compensation: $18 per hour plus great benefits!
Benefits for these work hours include:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Long Term Disability Insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, Paid vacation, Sick Days, and 11 paid Holidays + an additional holiday the week of your Birthday!
Our vacation accrual rates are generous!
1st and 2nd year of employment = 2 weeks vacation a year;
3rd and 4th year of employment = 3 weeks vacation a year;
5th to 9th year of employment = 4 weeks vacation a year;
the 10th year onward = 5 weeks vacation a year
Do you have experience in packaging, assembly/production work, or manufacturing? Help adults with disabilities learn crucial work skills through on-the-job training and support!
The Job Skills Trainer works in support of VistAbility's Commercial Support Services program based in Concord. Commercial Support Services provides job training, community employment, and on-going career support for adults with disabilities.
On a typical day, a Job Skills Trainer...
- Interacts with program participants in an enthusiastic, caring, and supportive manner.
- Supports and supervises individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a production setting.
- Brainstorms and leads fun group activities (group games, lessons plans, board games, etc.)
- Oversees production work such as, assembly, packaging, and mailing services, as well as assisting adults with disabilities develop life and career skills in a work setting.
- Handles materials and prepares orders for shipment, pick ups and deliveries to local businesses as well as life skills instruction and activities.
- Valid CA Driver License and good driving record
- High School Diploma or equivalent
Program: Commercial Support Services
This is a full time position