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Position Posted On:
9/11/2013
Employer:
Candeo
Address:
9550 White Oak Lane
Johnston, IA  50131
Website:
http://www.candeoiowa.org/careers
Job Title:
Mental Health Instructors
Job Type:
Health & Human Services
Schedule:
Part Time
Hours Per Week:
Casual, Part Time, and Full Time available
Position Start Date:
Contact us for more information
Pay Rate:
11.00-14.50
How To Apply:
online: www.candeoiowa.org/careers
Contact Name:
Sonia Sledge  
Email:
hr@candeoiowa.org
Phone:
515-259-8126
Fax:
Job Description:
Candeo is a not-for-profit Human Service organization whose mission is to inspire our clients to achieve their personal goals. We assist people with disabilities to live independently in their own homes, and teach independent living skills. The Mental Health Instructor position works with individuals with disabilities in residential community-based settings. We teach skills like cooking, cleaning, budgeting and getting out in the community to work on socialization skills. If you have a passion for working with people, are flexible, creative and available afternoons, evenings, weekends, or overnights, think about Candeo! Full time, Part-time and casual positions are available, starting wage ranges from $11.00 to $14.50 depending on education and experience. Full benefits for full-time employees. Candeo is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Job Qualifications:
We prefer an Bachelor's Degree in with a degree in Social Services, Human Services, Phycology, or related field or the equivalent experience with working with individuals with mental illness and/or challenging behaviors. We are also currently looking for individuals who have experience with the Autism spectrum and Behavioral Disorders. Must have a good driving record, reliable vehicle, auto insurance, and must pass all criminal and registry background checks. All applicants must be able to pass a background check including a criminal history check and checks of the Sex Offender and Dependent Adult and Child Abuse Registries. All applicants must possess a good driving record, a working vehicle and auto insurance. All applicants will be required to attend 5 consecutive, full days of training prior to working at Candeo. The trainings begin on a Monday and end on a Friday. These are great opportunities for recent college graduates with a degree in Social Services, Human Services, Phycology, or related field.