Job Coach – Hope and Thrive Academy

A Job Coach is an individual who is employed to help people with disabilities learn, accommodate, and perform their work duties. A Job Coach may work with individuals one-on-one and/or in a small group. In addition to working on skills related to performing specific job tasks, a job coach also helps with interpersonal skills necessary in the workplace including, but not limited to: Verbal communication, Non-verbal communication, Listening skills, Negotiation, Problem-solving, Decision-making, and Assertiveness. The Job Coach reports to the Director of Hope and Thrive Academy. This position is located in Morristown, TN.

REQUIREMENTS

• Must have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent.
• Minimum age requirement is 18.
• Experience working with individuals with disabilities is preferred.
• Must have the physical health and capacity to demonstrate regular job attendance
• Must be able to drive a car/van and possess a class D Tennessee operator’s license.
• The position involves a risk of exposure to communicable diseases; therefore, the employee must be familiar with/and practice Universal Health Precautions.
• Must subscribe to the Agency’s Statement of Faith, Mission Statement and Ministry Values.
• Must demonstrate an awareness of and sensitivity to the various cultural and socioeconomic characteristics of the clients.

Holston Home for Children offers a robust benefits package including Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please send your resume to Careers@HolstonHome.org