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Independent Living Instructor
East Bay Innovations
| Livermore, CA


Job Overview

WAGE: $16.95 per hour

JOB TYPE: Full-time, Part-time

SCHEDULE: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings, Weekdays

CATEGORIES: Afternoons, Community Oriented, Evenings, Flexible Workplace, Great Benefits, Mornings, Weekdays


Job Description

ABOUT OUR ORGANIZATION:

East Bay Innovations is a non-profit that supports people with disabilities to live the lives they choose in the community! To learn more about East Bay Innovations please visit our website: www.eastbayinnovations.org

INDEPENDENT LIVING INSTRUCTOR JOB DESCRIPTION:As an Independent Living Instructor, you will work one-on-one with consumers in order to enable them to reach their personal goals of independence and community participation. In order to better support our clients, employees must be willing to commit for one year. We seek a committed, respectful, individual to:

Support adults with autism and other developmental disabilities throughout Alameda County to learn life skills in a motivating, personalized, and professional environment. Service areas can include: grocery shopping, meal planning, cooking, assistance with medical, dental and medication management, locating safe and affordable housing, household maintenance, and utilizing public transportation
Empower and enable individuals to live in homes of their own and to participate in all aspects of their community
QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be committed to the philosophy of individualized services, independence, and community inclusion
Must have excellent organizational, communication, and problem solving skills
Must be self-motivated and able to work effectively both as a team and independently
Must have a reliable vehicle, auto insurance and be willing to DRIVE OWN CAR (mileage reimbursement offered)
Part-Time to Full-Time: Monday -- Friday 9:00-7:00 flex hours

BENEFITS AND COMPENSATION:

Full-time (37.5 to 40 hours/week). Benefits include medical, dental, paid vacation and sick leave, 403B options
Part-time (30+ hours/week). Medical benefits included
Salary starts at $16.95/hour

About East Bay Innovations

Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a private non-profit organization providing services to people throughout Alameda County. East Bay Innovations offers a variety of services to help persons with disabilities live and work independently in their communities.

Our Mission

“To arrange and provide personalized support that enables individuals with disabilities to live in their own homes, work in jobs of their choosing, and feel a sense of membership in their community.”

Philosophy

We strive to understand each person’s hopes and aspirations as well as needs for support. We work in partnership with the person and their close friends and family to provide services that reflect what the individual wants. The people we serve direct their EBI services as much as they can. We help people strive for independence when possible, and we provide assistance when independence is not possible. We believe in services that are flexible and change over time as people change.

info@eastbayinnovations.org

• Location: East Bay

• Post ID: 89469172 eastbay
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