Life Skills Coach/Job Coach in Gaithersburg, MD

Gaithersburg, MD
Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour

An active male from Gaithersburg, Maryland is looking for a Life Skills Coach/Job Coach to assist him with increasing independence and responsibility, scheduling all his own activities with assistance, using apps for keeping schedules and reminders, planning work, appointments and social activities, planning alternative transportation to bus by taxi, Uber, or Lyft as needed, help with money management, reminders for hygiene, medication, and skills of daily living, working with him to maintain his apartment, grocery shopping and cooking, and periodic job coaching at the young man’s retail job including assist working with management.

The work hours will be about 15 hours a week on average with negotiable dates and times. Hours may vary depending on young man’s work schedule. Additional hours possible for backing up other staff. The Life Skills Coach/Job Coach needs to be able to work with current staff and family.

The qualities needed are experience working with people with Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health challenges, excellent communication skills, committed to making a difference, energetic, dependable, prompt, engaging and respectful. A clean driving record, no criminal record, and CPR and First Aid Certification are a must.

The salary is $18.00 /hour or more depending on experience level. There are opportunities for performance-based increases.

The job type is part-time.

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