Community Inclusion Trainer

The Work Activity Center has been making a difference in the lives of people we serve for over 60 years. Our mission is to enrich the lives of people with disabilities by proactively providing them with opportunities for independence and individual growth.

We are seeking a Community Inclusion Trainer to provide support necessary for people to achieve their desired lifestyles and increase levels of independence, productivity, and social/physical integration in their community

Schedule
Monday-Friday, 8 am- 4 pm

Salary
$11-13 per hour

Our full-time employees receive the following benefits:
- Health insurance
- Dental insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
-Retirement matching
-Paid training

Minimum Qualifications
- High School diploma or GED
- 2 years’ experience working with persons with disabilities
-Able to communicate effectively, efficiently and accurately in spoken and written English.
-Competency in Microsoft Word and Excel
- Driving is required for this position. In order to be able to drive, you need to be 21 years old, maintain a UT driver’s license, and clean driving record.
-Must be in good physical condition and be able to stand for long periods of time, bend at the waist, kneel, and lift 50 pounds or one-quarter of his/her body weight

 

Essential Job Duties
-Assures that participant related annual goal performance and documentation is current, appropriate, and adequately meets standards.
-Effectively selects, trains, supervises and evaluates participants involved in Community Inclusion Program.
-Assures that participants are adequately trained in the performance of community activities and assures that they are always properly supervised.
-Accompanies and leads participants to community activities, ensuring engagement and safety, advocating as necessary to achieve inclusion.
-Teaches community living skills, e.g. using the bus system and public transportation, money management, shopping, and appropriate interactions in the community.
-Assists participants to advocate and negotiate for themselves and their community at work, recreation, or volunteer locations.
-Assists with financial paperwork and management related to the person’s employment.
-Assists participants to develop positive work habits, skills, and relationships.
-Completes all necessary documentation including participation in activities, medication administrative, implementation of behavior programs, etc., thoroughly and accurately.

Apply now below or Apply in person at 1275 W 2320 S, West Valley City, UT 84119.