It is the mission of Work Opportunities to promote the self-determination, self-respect, and valued participation in the community for individuals with disabilities. We believe everyone should have the opportunity, and the right, to live and work in their community. If you want to work for a non-profit, embrace the belief that cultural, social, and other differences should be respected and valued, and community inclusion is a right, not a privilege; then join our team! We are building a team of employees that is diverse and enthusiastic about supporting and empowering individuals with developmental disabilities to access their communities through vocational experiences and employment. When you join our team, you are welcomed in to a family dedicated to providing quality services that change people's lives!
We are currently looking for a motivated professional to join our Individual Employment team as an Employment Specialist in Snohomish County. This position is integral to helping people with developmental disabilities find employment, learn the tasks of their job, maintain their employment, and support the employee and the employer to develop a mutually respectful relationship.
PREFERRED EDUCATION REQUIREMENT
-Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
OTHER QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
-Proficiency in MS office applications required.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
-Valid Washington State Driver's License and proof of vehicle liability insurance.
-Good Driving Record.
-Must be insurable by carriers.
-Ability to complete background investigation.
-Current First Aid/CPR certification or ability to obtain within 30 days of the onset of employment.
As a Work Opportunities employee, you will know that your health and well-being are among our highest priorities. We offer a comprehensive employee benefits package that includes medical/dental/vision, life insurance and long term disability, vacation and sick leave, flexible work schedule, and excellent opportunities for career growth and personal development.
Work Opportunities is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in the areas of compensation or assignment of work.
Wage range: $12.75-$14.25 DOE