Independent Living Instructor

Ability Beyond Disability Danbury , CT 06811

Posted 3 weeks ago

At Ability Beyond, we discover, build and celebrate the ability in all people. Our organization is dedicated to empowering every person, no matter their ability, to have the opportunity to live, work and thrive as an integral part of their community. We are currently seeking motivated staff to join our Supported Independent Living (SIL) team! The Independent Living Instructor assists adults with disabilities living in their own apartments or family home, by providing support and instruction with tasks such as grocery shopping, meal preparation, budgeting, housekeeping, community engagement, problem solving, and transportation. The Independent Living Instructor works to empower the individuals we serve by providing them with the skills necessary for increased independence within integrated community settings.

We offer an extensive paid training and certification program, a generous benefit package and opportunities for growth and advancement. Join our team today!

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Maintain a current, valid driver's license.

  • CT residents: Within 30 days of hire must obtain a Connecticut Public Passenger Endorsement Certificate.

  • Depending on work setting, may be required to drive a registered & insured personal or agency owned vehicle.

  • Depending on work setting, must meet all requirements for state &/or agency requiring State Certification in Medication Administration within 90 days of hire.

  • Must be eligible to obtain CPR cert as required.

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