Founded in 1965, VistAbility is a non-profit agency serving Contra Costa County that exists to enhance and enrich the lives of children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

Extended summer work hours available - Afternoon hours during school year - Great for full or part time college students! 

After School Program Instructors plan, organize and conduct a social, recreational and educational after school activities program for children and young adults, ages 7-22 years old with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We are an active program with an emphasis on community access. 

We are hiring for both the Richmond and Concord program locations! 

General Duties:
  • Develops a supportive, goal-oriented relationship with the students.
  • Manages students’ medical and personal care needs in accordance with licensing guidelines.
  • Promotes independence and support in individual and group social, recreational, and educational activities.
  • Provides support and supervision onsite and in community activities.
  •  Provides support and supervision to students exhibiting challenging behaviors and implements behavior management plans, as needed.
  • Cleans and organizes activities areas on a regular basis.
  • Makes daily progress notations and completes student daily tracking sheets.
  •  Responsible for curriculum planning.
  • Encourages the students to participate fully in activities using prompting, cueing, and fading.
  • Serves as an advocate and positive role model for the students.
  • Completion of or willingness to obtain 12 Semester or 18 quarter units in early childhood education, child development, recreation, physical education, social welfare, nursing, psychology, sociology, home economics, education or a closely related field from an accredited college or university.
Minimum requirements:
  • Must have California drivers license and good driving record and be able to successfully complete a health screen and criminal background clearance.
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Required - subject to religious or medical exemption requests 
  • Indoor masking is required at all program sites when in contact with any staff and/or participants
Location: Richmond and Concord

Hours :
Summer hours (during summer school session): 12:30-5:30pm
Summers hours (after summer school has ended): 8:30-4pm
School year: Monday-Friday (4 days a week - 2:00pm-6:00pm,  1 day/week 1-6pm) - 21 hours/week 

Compensation: $15.54 -$17.50 (depending on experience and education) 

Benefits for these hours include: 

Paid vacation, Sick Days, and 11 paid Holidays plus a paid "holiday" on the employee's birthday, 403(b) retirement plan with employer match after 1 year of employment. 

All positions open until filled.

Program: After School Program
This is a part time 2 position

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