Dreams of America is looking for a Job Coach/Mentor/Counselor to inspire adults with disabilities to inspire themselves. Passion to help people is a must!
Your role: A mentor who is eager to support adults with disabilities. You must be able to discover people's strengths and weaknesses and tell them what works best for them. Having both communication skills and critical thinking are crucial for this job. If you truly enjoy helping other people, we would love to speak with you! Our top priority is our students, and we want our staff to share in our excitement to change people's lives!
Assist students to discover and overcome their personal barriers and set goals.
Assist people with disabilities in developing social, motivational, and life skills.
Monitor and evaluate the progress of students.
Must enjoy helping people above everything else.
Experience in working with people with disabilities is a major plus.
Ability to adhere to regulations and standards.
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
Excellent organizational and problem-solving ability.
Ability to inspire and motivate.
Ability to handle more than one students simultaneously.
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 9:00-3:00pm
Healthcare benefits, 401K w/match
Applicable mileage reimbursement of $0.55/mile
Pay Range: $12/hr to $13/hr
Based in Irvine CA, Dreams of America assists developmentally disabled adults in building up their skills, talents, and overall self-sufficiency. Our goal is to make our program participants' dreams come true. We want to inspire them to become their best selves. Our mission, therefore, is to serve all consumers -- regardless of their disabilities -- and always with respect, dignity and a focus on bringing out their true potential. Dreams of America grows the basic, yet vital skill sets that people need both at home and in the community at large. We help our participants become more independent through volunteer work and instructive activities.
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