Job Coach (Part-Time)
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Edwardsville, IL 62025
MERS/ Goodwill is looking for passionate, high-energy individuals for Job Coaching positions at our Belleville/Alton location. Job Coaches help serve our mission by assisting our clients with maintaining employment in the community. This position requires travel to our client’s work sites especially; a valid driver’s license and independent transportation are required.
Please apply to the link below (applying requires completing an application on our company’s website)
+ Assist individuals with disabilities to maintain employment in the Edwardsville community.
+ Work alongside consumer as needed to assist with meeting employer expectations with regards to task completion and speed
+ Continue to provide training to improve consumer work performance after employer’s training period has ended
+ Problem solve to create accommodations or other ways to address performance issues
+ Support consumers to develop and maintain relationships with co-workers and supervisors
+ Develop and maintain natural supports on the job and establish working relationships with the supervisor(s)
+ High School or equivalency required. AA/AS in Social Work or related field preferred and 2 years of relevant work experience required.
+ Excellent time management and written/verbal communication skills required, as well as experience with individuals with disabilities.
+ Valid drivers license, current auto insurance, and independent transportation required.
MERS/ MO Goodwill considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or disability or any other legally protected status.
Reasonable accommodations may be requested by contacting HR and are provided whenever reasonable to assist the employee’s in the performance of job duties.
MERS/ MO Goodwill requires various background, records and drug checks/test upon employment.