Employment Opportunities

Position Posted On:
9550 White Oak Lane
Johnston, IA  50131
Job Title:
Mental Health Instructor
Job Type:
Health & Human Services
Part Time
Hours Per Week:
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Contact Name:
Sonia Sledge  
Job Description:
The Mental Health Instructor reports directly to the Habilitation Coordinator providing direct support to Candeo clients with Mental Health disabilities. This Instructor supports clients in achieving their personal goals and functions independently assuring that clients receive the highest quality services possible. Direction and guidance are available from the Habilitation Coordinator. Hourly wage is $11.75-13.75 an hour depending on your level of education and experience. Part-time and Casual Opportunities Available! This is a great position for students and for those looking for a 2nd job! Overnight positions also available: Overnight Instructors provide support, supervision and instruction to individuals with disabilities who live in the community with 24 hour support from staff. Hours range from 9:00 p.m to 7:00 a.m. Awake Overnight Instructors are required to be awake all evening while Asleep Overnight Instructors are required to be awake while the client is awake but may sleep when the client is sleeping.
Job Qualifications:
Qualifications include: •Associate’s Degree in Human Services, Social Work, Rehabilitation or related field. Bachelor’s Degree preferred. •One year experience with Mental Health Diagnoses required •Ability to encourage client to access community resources •Excellent teaching and motivation skills •High level of communication skills and ability to differentiate communication techniques with parents, clients and staff •Ability to develop rapport and trust with client Candeo is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.