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Job Coach

Location: Tucson, AZ, US
Type: Full Time
Beacon Group
$14.00 - Hourly

Beacon Group is a non-profit that for 65 years has been committed to providing employment opportunities for people with disabilities. In Arizona, we serve nearly 1,600 people a year. We provide real work for a segment of our community where two-thirds do not work.

We seeka reliable and detail-oriented person to be part of our Job Coach Car wash team.

Responsibilities

Clients

  • Supervise and monitor clients at all times. Clients will be kept within job coach’s line of sight.
  • Job Coaches should model tasks and appropriate behavior required of the worksite.
  • Teach, reinforce and assist with appropriate work attitudes, behaviors and daily living skills.
  • Foster a positive image of community placement.
  • Adhere to Beacon Group’s philosophy of using patience and sensitivity when dealing with clients, utilizing a positive approach in any situation.
  • Learn to Complete Internal Monthly Progress Reports on each individual.
  • Report any concerns regarding a client to the appropriate Program Manager.
  • In conjunction with the Program Manager, maintain good communication with parents, group home staff, DDD Support Coordinators/Vocational Rehabilitation case managers, etc., regarding any situation that might affect any individual.
  • In conjunction with team members, learn to assist with the development of individual service program plans, giving input regarding strengths, needs objectives, long-term goals, job skills and chart client objectives.
  • Learn to Implement the individual Support Plan and Behavior Treatment plan as written
  • Learn to maintain an updated substitute manual for the department, assuring pertinent employee information is available.
  • Learn to complete incident reports in accordance with Beacon Group policy
  • Participates in time studies at work sites.
  • Learn to accurately to complete MITC daily entries
  • Ensure medications are properly stored and administered to clients if needed.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or its equivalent
  • Experience working with adults with disabilities a plus.
  • Successfully pass the drug test and background check
  • CPR/First Aid certification, or able to obtain and maintain a CPR/ First Aid Certification
  • Fingerprint clearance card, or able to obtain and maintain a fingerprint clearance card
  • Provide proof of good driving. https://servicearizona.com/motorVehicleRecord
  • Have a valid Arizona Driver’s License and pass the Beacon driving test
  • Article IX and Prevention and Support certificate or able to obtain and maintain certification
  • Experience in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel a plus
  • Behavior health and supervisory experience a plus

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer – qualified females, minorities, disabled persons and veterans are encouraged to apply. Competitive compensation and benefits package.