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Posted on 09/11/2017

REACH NW 1:1 Instructor

The Center for Enriched living - Hoffman Estates, IL

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Base Pay Rate15.00

Position TypePart Time

Job Description

About the Position

A new and exciting opportunity with potential for growth in our dynamic program department awaits the right person! The Center for Enriched Living is opening a new location in Hoffman Estates. The REACH day program has an opening for a 1:1 Instructor. Under the direction of the REACH Program Supervisor, assist assigned individual(s) with community service projects, volunteer projects and in other life skill training areas. Encourage full participation of the individual to the best of their ability. Assist in the completion of assessments, reports and daily progress notes for assigned member(s). Contribute to the development and implementation of the REACH for Success Plan. Serve as appropriate role model for member. Act in a professional manner; show respect to all members, parents/family members, staff and stakeholders. Observe member rights, confidentiality and practice a person-centered philosophy.  

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • At least one year experience working with people with developmental disabilities preferred.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

  • Must be able to understand and speak English clearly and fluently.

  • Possess general knowledge of games, sports, group activities and other recreation and leisure interest.

  • Must have strong teamwork, communication and effective time management skills.

  • Take and pass drug and alcohol test.

 

Application Instructions

Please submit a resume AND cover letter. Applications received without a resume AND cover letter will not be considered.

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