Refine Your Search

Posted on 09/11/2017

Program Activity and REACH Instructor

The Center for Enriched living - Riverwoods, IL

Apply Now - Save Job -

Base Pay Rate15.50

Position TypeFull Time

Job Description

Full-time position – 35-40 hours/week with benefits

Includes day, evening, weekend hours

 

About the Position

Make a difference in the lives of people with developmental and intellectual disabilities! Join our outstanding staff for an exciting part-time position in a robust organization. Under the direction of the Program Supervisor plan and lead group activities, community service projects, volunteer projects and other life skill training areas for program.  Assist in the completion of assessments, reports and daily progress notes.  Contribute to the development and implementation of the REACH for Success Plan.  Drive Center and Pace vehicles and transport members.  Serve as appropriate role model for members.  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:

Must be 21 years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent.

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

Must have a valid driver’s license with no personal restrictions other than corrective lenses.

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

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

Ability to be creative and flexible with groups.

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

Must take and pass drug & alcohol test

Must take & pass physical required to drive PACE vehicles, if applicable.

Application Instructions

All applicants must submit a resume AND cover letter. Applications received without a resume AND cover letter will not be considered.

Apply Now - Save Job -