Emergency? Need Help Now? (802) 229-0591

Emergency? Need Help Now? (802) 229-0591

Vocational/Community Support Specialist (#1514)

Location: Barre
Hours: Full Time

Job Description

This position supports a young man with both community and employment goals.  

Time will be spent as support staff/communication partner for person on the Autism Spectrum. Knowledge of autism or willingness to learn will be essential.  The ideal candidate must have the ability to support his vocational goals to be a writer and an advocate for folks with disabilities.  Support person must be willing to attend First in Fitness for swimming, muscle toning and cardio training.

Characteristics should include: punctuality, organization, flexibility, patience, open-mindedness, sense of humor, empathy and respect towards all people. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are a must.  

 

 

Benefited 30 hours / week. FC training provided to support staff.

 

Qualifications: Experience with autism is preferred.  Must have valid driver’s license, excellent driving record and the use of a safe, reliable vehicle.  High school diploma or equivalent. Some college preferred.

 

 

Job Requirements

Experience with autism is preferred. 

Must have valid driver’s license, excellent driving record and the use of a safe, reliable vehicle. 

Education Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent. Some college preferred.

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