The Arc Eastern Connecticut has been providing services to individuals with
intellectual and developmental disabilities for more than 60 years. We
actively champion for full community inclusion and are a licensed and contracted
service provider of the Connecticut Department of Development Services. We
provide residential, daytime, employment and social supports to people with IDD
and their families. Come join our team!
Positions Available: Monday - Friday 30 hours per week based out of our
Groton, CT facility.
Prior experience working with people who have developmental and physical
disabilities is preferred.
Job Coaches must have the ability to mentor and assist people in all areas
of life skills including recreation, independence, communication and health.
A valid drivers license required.
High School Diploma or GED is required.
Provide employment support at Arc job sites to our clients that have
moderate to severe physical and behavioral disabilities.
Communicate professionally and effectively with support staff.
Assist clients in maintaining attendance, communication, and performing
their jobs to the best of their ability as well as providing overall training,
support and guidance.
Ensure that the participant's work quality is meeting the production
standards that have been set by the employer.
Act as primary liaison between assigned worksites and The Arc.
Ensure the safety of all individuals including the proper use of equipment
Company paid training is provided.
Selected candidates must possess basic competency in English (verbal and
written) as well as basic computer skills.
The Arc New London County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Arc New London County