The Instructor II plans and implements direct support services for adults who have developmental disabilities, and participates in Individual Service Plan (ISP) reviews and annual meetings with care providers, case manager and family members. Services are provided in a day program setting as well as in the community.
A commitment to excellence in supporting people in their lives and a desire to assist those we serve in achieving their highest level of personal independence and self-sufficiency.
Minimum one year experience serving adults with multiple and severe disabilities is preferred
Demonstrated leadership and teambuilding abilities
Ability to take initiative and complete assigned tasks autonomously and with a group
Experience developing and implementing lesson plans, and/or curriculum is desired
Ability to manage time, collaborate, organize and interact in a personable manner
Must have strong communication skills both verbally and in writing
Experience in a supervisory or training role is helpful
Must be comfortable assisting adults in personal care: feeding and changing adult briefs.
Minimum Requirements include: High School Diploma or GED and good written and oral communication skills. Solid, verifiable work history, valid California Driver's license and good driving record required. Must meet State licensing requirements involving health screening and Department of Justice clearance including fingerprinting and background check.
Compensation: $15 per hour + benefits
Contra Costa ARC's benefits package for this position includes: Medical, Dental, Life and Long Term Disability Insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, Vacation, Sick Days, and 11 paid Holidays plus a paid "holiday" on the employee's birthday. Our vacation accrual rates are generous: 1st and 2nd year of employment = 2 weeks vacation a year; 3rd and 4th year of employment = 3 weeks vacation a year; 5th to 9th year of employment = 4 weeks vacation a year; the 10th year onward = 5 weeks vacation a year.
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am - 3:30 pm (37.5 hours/wk)
To Apply: Email resume or work history with dates of employment using the "Apply Now" link or fax to (925) 370-2048.
Please reference the position: Instructor II for Richmond.
All positions open until filled.