Goodwill Industries of Central Texas, Inc. Temporary Summer Job Coach - (JC171622) in Austin, Texas

Job Description:

JOB TITLE: Temporary Summer Job Coach June 6th-July 8th

DIVISION: Workforce Advancement

REPORTS TO: Summer Youth Employment Team Lead

COMPANY: Established in 1958 Goodwill Central Texas is a non-profit organization that has transformed thousands of lives through the power of work. We are the leader in workforce development one of the largest employers in our region and a cornerstone of the community. Our mission is funded through our donation-driven retail stores comprehensive business and staffing solutions and generous community support. Our ten-year vision is to transform the lives of 100000 Central Texans through work.

Work. Empower. Transform. Join the team whose work empowers people to transform their lives.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Reports to the Summer Youth Employment Team Lead Transition Specialist. Job coach is responsible for staying at the worksite supervising the students that are assigned to that location.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Communicate effectively with work site supervisor to ensure participants’ understanding of company policies and procedures and of the essential job requirements for each participant. 2. Work side-by-side with each assigned participant to help them with job duties company policies and procedures and proper work behaviors. 3. Keep worksite supervisor informed of each participant’s progress and possible issues that need resolved. 4. Document in daily notes each participant’s progress and issues. 5. Help each participant complete required forms and time-sheets. 6. Attend scheduled meetings and staffings 7. Works collaboratively with others including other duties as assigned to further the Goodwill Mission.

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Issue participant pay checks on pay day. 2. Keep Summer Employment Team Lead informed with the daily progress of the worksite

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. High School graduation or GED required.
  2. One year’s experience working with at-risk youth or one year’s worth of college course work in social services education or related field required.
  3. Previous experience in working with youth or children with disabilities.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Skill in Sign or Spanish 2. Teaching experience

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:

$14.00-$16.00/ hour depending on experience and qualifications No benefits

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color sex sexual orientation gender identity religion national origin disability veteran status age marital status pregnancy genetic information or other legally protected status. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Job Requisition ID: JC171622

Job Title: Temporary Summer Job Coach

Job Type: Temporary

Location: Austin, TX

Post Date: 03/16/2017