Job Developer – Part-time (20 Hours)
The Job Developer promotes the rehabilitation and recovery of adults with severe and persistent mental illness through the development of varied and responsive job positions through relationships with local businesses, colleges/universities, training/education programs, galleries, and volunteer opportunities to enhance jobs and opportunities available to members of the Pathway Clubhouse, clients of Concord’s Vocational Program (E Team), and artists at 1221 Art Space. This position also assists with the implementation of Transitional Employment Placements (TEP), independent employment, supported employment and other vocational activities that work to increase independence.
This is a part-time position and job requirements include, but are not limited to:
Understand how to therapeutically engage a person with mental health symptoms
Develop relationships with local businesses and colleges/universities to secure a variety of vocational/educational options for participants.
Coaching participants in the community to include learning job and all job tasks
Training, supervising and monitoring participants to complete job assignments/tasks
Advocating for participants on the job
Maintain positive relationships with participants, employers and team members
Must have a valid driver's license, a reliable vehicle, maintain a good driving record and have the ability to provide safe transportation
Concord offers an excellent work environment, flexible work schedules and comparable pay based on experience and licensure
Bachelor’s Degree in Rehabilitation Social Work or related field; (LSW or LPC Preferred)
or 2+ years working with adults with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness (SPMI) needing employment services (Required)
Concord is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Concord is highly committed to
promoting and maintaining an atmosphere that is culturally
Inclusive and that welcomes diversity.