Requires a High School diploma or equivalent and prefer experience of at least one (1) year as a Life Skills Instructor with knowledge of all aspects of programmatic assessment, implementation, and evaluation. Must have Nebraska Certification to administer medications and be willing to complete the medication training offered by the Provider for re-certification. Must be able to perform all aspects of work setting duties efficiently and be self-motivated in performing job duties . Must have a drivers license, valid in the State of Nebraska, a good driving record and the ability to be insured by the Providers Insurance Carrier.
ABOUT THE POSITION / JOB FUNCTIONS:
The Job Coach will provide and oversee Supported/Customized Employment training in the community and supervision of assigned individuals served and document activities within the guidelines of Nebraska Health and Human Services. He/She will be responsible for helping to provide a safe and pleasant environment. The Job Coach will administer medication and treatments, as required. Duties will also include participation as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team, assessment of the individual’s developmental training needs, and the design, implementation, and evaluation of the programs to meet these identified needs for each person to whom the staff is assigned. The Job Coach must deal with emergency situations as appropriate and notify his/her immediate supervisor of such events. He/she must also ensure that all documentation are complete to the standards set by Provider and state regulation and attend all meetings within the work day.
HOURS OF DUTY:
Generally 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Federal wage and hour guidelines will be followed.