Bancroft is a leading service-provider for children and adults with autism, other intellectual or developmental disabilities or those in need of neurological rehabilitation.
Bancroft is currently seeking a Job Coach to provide on-site job assessment, skills training, and job coaching to persons served within the Bancroft organization
and employed at host organizations to maintain and enhance community-based employment.
About our Adult Employment Services:
Every person has a right to employment that is fulfilling and enjoyable. Whether a person with intellectual or developmental disability works, volunteers or takes part in a structured day program, these opportunities are critical in boosting self-esteem and fostering a sense of accomplishment.
Our model ensures each person is properly trained and supported toward the goal of transitioning into the workforce. With time, attention and developmental and refinement of skills, individuals progress to competitive employment with minimal to no support.
Conducts job assessments on an ongoing basis with assigned persons served to identify individual job preferences, interests, abilities, and satisfaction
Provides individuals with on-the- job coaching and skills training throughout the course of employment
Monitors ongoing progress of persons served regarding goals, skill building, and job objectives
provides input to Employment Specialist and Program Manager to ensure proper job placement, determine satisfaction of persons served and their employers, identify further training needs, develop and implement action plans, etc.
Education & Experience:
High School diploma or equivalent required with additional education in a related field desirable. BA in Social Work, Psychology, or a related field preferred. Related work experience in employment services preferred. Minimum of two years of experience working directly with neurologically-challenged individuals required.
Bancroft is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.