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Community Employment Specialist - Part-Time

Job Type Part Time
Location Erie, PA
Education LevelHigh School diploma or equivalent
Pay Rate$13.24/hr.
HoursCandidate must be able to work flexible hours including days, evenings and weekends.
Job Description

Help adults with disabilities find and keep meaningful employment.

Support the achievements and skills of each individual as you work to facilitate their placement in community-based employment. Assume the role of a job coach in understanding the tasks of the job before training the individual. Once trained, you will supervise the individual until they are fully integrated into the workplace and able to work independently.

Additional responsibilities include maintaining contact with employers, completing progress notes and transporting clients to and from work.

Qualifications

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Bachelor’s Degree, Associate’s Degree or 60 credits
  • OR High School diploma or equivalent and 2-years’ experience working with adults with intellectual disabilities
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle to transport individuals
  • Eligibility for State Police Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse History Clearance
  • FBI clearance required for individuals who do not meet PA residency requirements

Benefits:

We offer competitive wages, ongoing training and flexible scheduling for both Full- and Part-Time positions.

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings
  • Eligible for Federal Student Loan Forgiveness
  • Available $250 bonus through Employee Referral Program
  • Paid training

Who is Barber National Institute?

The Barber National Institute is a non-profit committed to its mission of providing the highest quality services for children and adults with autism, intellectual disabilities or behavioral health challenges and their families. Since our founding in 1952, we have evolved into a multi-faceted organization serving more than 6,200 individuals annually with a wide range of educational, vocational, residential and behavioral health programs.

We are an affirmative action federal contractor equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. If you need an accommodation to apply, please contact HR. EOE

 

 

Qualified applicants must meet eligibility for PA Child Abuse History and Criminal Record Check.
We are an affirmative action federal contractor equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. If you need an accommodation to apply, please contact HR. EOE