- Bridges to Employment
- Raritan, NJ, USA
- $15.00/hr ($17.00 Billable)
- Part Time
Work Evaluation Specialist Part Time - 20-25 hours per week
***AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE REQUIRED***
* $15.00/hr & $17.00/hr (*$17.00 when required to use ASL to communicate)
Are you looking to make a difference? Are you an 'out of the box' thinker? Do you like variety in your workday?
Seeking a Part Time Work Evaluation Specialist who will conduct extensive job site observations
to determine readiness for competitive employment. Develop and maintain relationships with employers in the community who will allow job seekers who have significant barriers to employment to test out their skills in the workplace for an extended period of time. Your job is to think out of the box and bridge gaps through creative means including but not limited to assistive technology (experience with exact use of equipment is not mandatory, but familiarity with Ipad software and experience with other communication devices is strongly preferred, as is experience in an educator or evaluator type role).
Interface with employers, funders, job seekers and their families on a regular basis. Strong communication skills a must, including the ability to prepare reports that document findings and recommendations.
Experience working with people with disabilities necessary. Experience working with employers preferred. Primarily weekday business hours and occasional evenings with advance notice.
Applicant MUST be fluent in American Sign Language (ASL). Associates degree required. Bachelor's degree preferred. Must have own vehicle and willing to transport adults with disabilities or other challenges. Mileage reimbursement provided. Seeking staff in the Somerset/Middlesex and the Mercer County areas.
Associates Degree & Experience Required.
Must possess valid driver's license.
**In order to be eligible for employment, applicant must not have more than 5 points on their driving record and no DUIs within the last 3 years.**