Community Support Services Trainer - Part Time

Posted: 08/05/2021

Hours: Monday - Friday, flex, 20 hours per week, some evenings & weekends possible
Salary: $11.89 per hour
Part-Time

DESCRIPTION

This is a Part Time position that is responsible for providing Community Support Services to General Revenue individuals who live with their natural family or their own home. Hours may include evenings, weekends. Responsible for planning activities to encourage individuals to access community services, providing transportation, assisting with grocery shopping and household chores, medication monitoring, habilitation training, and other duties as required by the services requested by the individuals Service Planning Team and their Person Directed Plan. This position requires the ability to: identify problems/need areas work under stressful situations in a professional manner, be through in assessment and documentation, locate and utilize community resources, and to develop positive relationships with consumers. Position will work cooperatively with other departments and the community. Skills in written and oral communication, problem solving and teamwork are essential. Must be flexible with work schedule in order to meet the needs of consumers. Transportation of consumers may include using your personal vehicle. Will be required to be able to be reached at all times when on duty. Must meet established performance targets. Will work directly under the supervision of the IDD Program Administrator

QUALIFICATIONS

High School diploma or equivalency. Experience working with persons with an intellectual disability is preferred. Must have current Texas driver’s license and qualify for Center coverage. Must also have basic computer skills.