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Position Posted On:
4/2/2015
Employer:
Candeo
Address:
9550 White Oak Lane
Johnston, IA  50131
Website:
http://www.candeoiowa.org
Job Title:
Supported Community Living Instructor
Job Type:
Health & Human Services
Schedule:
Full Time
Hours Per Week:
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Position Start Date:
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Pay Rate:
10.75-12.75
How To Apply:
Apply online at our website at www.candeoiowa.org
Contact Name:
Sonia Sledge  
Email:
hr@candeoiowa.org
Phone:
515-259-8126
Fax:
515-259-8109
Job Description:
Under the general supervision of the Service Coordinator, the Supported Community Living Instructor provides direct instruction to Candeo clients with Intellectual Disabilities. This individual functions independently within the constraints of organizational policy and procedure to assure that clients receive the highest quality services possible. Direction and guidance are available from the Service Coordinator. Hourly wage is $10.75-12.75 depending upon level of relevant experience and education. Full-time, Part-time, and Casual Opportunities available! 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. This is a great job for students or other individuals who need a second job!
Job Qualifications:
Qualifications include: •High School Diploma or GED •Preferred experience with Intellectual Disability, Mental Health Diagnoses and/or Brain Injury •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 clients Supported Community Living Instructors support our clients with independent living skills such as cooking, cleaning, and getting out into the community! Enjoy a great work-life balance with our new set schedules! Candeo is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.