ETTA is seeking Job Skills Coaches to support our clients with Developmental Disabilities within the Los Angeles Jewish community The Job Skills Coach assists clients with all aspects and parts of employment, including resume and cover letter writing, interview prep, job application submissions, etc, as well as on-the-job support. The Job Skills Coach engages our clients (adults with special needs), enhances life skills, and increases their community involvement.
ETTA is a not-for-profit agency serving the Los Angeles area. We have provided services and support for individuals and their families with special needs for over 25 years. Job Skills Coaches support individuals with varying levels of disabilities such as autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability, to become active, wage-earning members of the workforce.
Location: Los Angeles (City)
Hours: M-F FULL-TIME
- Support client in achieving individualized goals related to employment, community engagement, and social opportunities
- Participate in client's assessment, evaluation and planning
- Implement the program curriculum
- Attend client's IPP meetings
- Provide feedback to consumer and manager on the goals and progress
- Support client in developing their schedule within the program day
- Document regularly clients progress using web based program
- Experience with individuals with special needs helpful, but not required
- Must be 21 years of age
- High school diploma or GED (Bachelor's Degree in Special Education, Psychology, or related field a plus, but not required; you will receive paid training)
- Valid Driver License and car insurance
- Reliable vehicle
- Proficient in basic computer skills
We are looking for friendly, patient, engaging, positive, caring, enthusiastic applicants. Are you are a people person with an upbeat and likable personality? Are you inspired by the opportunity to work in the field, one-on-one with adults with special needs? Do you have a talent for developing creative approaches to sometimes challenging situations? Would you like to devote yourself to a truly unique job that can make a real difference in someone's life? If so, then this is the unique and meaningful job for you!