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PT Field Job Coach (BOULDER)

Pearl Street near 17th Street

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compensation: $16+/hr DOE
employment type: part-time
non-profit organization

We are seeking enthusiastic individuals excited about a unique opportunity to work alongside adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) pursuing independent employment in the community. Boulder Treasures, Inc., is a nonprofit founded in 2013, that creates pathways to purpose and community for adults with I/DD through an apprenticeship program operated out of our store. At Ramble on Pearl, we teach critical work skills to our apprentices through paid on-the-job training, then help them secure meaningful employment in the community. We then help our graduates to secure and sustain their new job. Our Field Job Coaches play a crucial role in working directly with our graduates and their employers as they transition from first day on the job to fully independent and valued employee.

• Understand, embrace and emanate Boulder Treasures’ mission.
• Identify the skills & responsibilities necessary for the success of our graduates in their jobs and assist them to achieve independence in meeting their employer’s expectations.
• Work with community employers to identify individuals within their organization that can provide natural supports to ensure the long-term success of our graduates and mentor these coworkers in the best ways to support them.
• Work with community employers to provide accommodations in job responsibilities as may be required to ensure the long-term success of our graduates in their jobs.
• Under the supervision of the Site Manager, follow standard procedures for written documentation of graduate performance and progress towards independence.

The ideal candidate will have the following expertise:
• Experience and passion for working with and advocating for persons with I/DD.
• Ability to coach and instruct others to realize their full potential with clarity, consistency, firmness, respect, and patience.
• Display strong written and verbal communication, interpersonal and mentoring skills.

• Bachelor's Degree, or minimum 1 year experience working with individuals with I/DD.
• Availability to work a flexible, project-based work schedule depending on any individual graduate’s assigned work shifts & length/intensity of supports necessary to achieve independence (0 – 20 hours/week for 1 – 3 month assignments).

• $16+/hr Depending on experience
• Performance bonuses
• Employee merchandise discount at Ramble on Pearl.

Please reply with a resume and cover letter
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7168731489


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