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Life Skills Coach Full-Time

Livermore, CA

Company Description

Great opportunity to help others and a chance to work inan upbeat, fun, friendly team environment!

Do you like to teach others how to improve their lives? Doyou want to make a positive difference in a persons life? If this isyou, we want you on our team!

Our Client, Cypress ILS provides its Developmentally Disabled Adult clients with various service sfocused on such aspects as basic life skills development, communityawareness, and employment training. But, it is not simply in the attainment of a job, or arriving at a doctor's appointment on one's own that Cypress seeks for its clients. All the services are geared towards one main goal, the philosophy of Cypress: Informed Choice.

Job Description

As a "Life Skills Coach", you will teach and be a rolemodel for developmentally disabled adults. You will help them gainindependence by instructing them on how to complete daily livingactivities ON THEIR OWN, instead of depending on others to do it forthem. Some of the skills you will teach include:

  • money management (check writing,balancing a budget)

  • household awareness(how tocorrectly maintain a home),

  • exercise and nutrition (preparehealthy meals)

  • recreational skills (joiningspecial olympics

  • bowling leagues, dances)

  • advocacy for self (how to stand upfor oneself)

  • learning how to set up medical and dental appointments (andunderstanding what physicians tell you).

Qualifications

  • Must be a minimum of 21 years ofage

  • Must have a reliable vehicle whichpasses a vehicle inspection

  • Must have proof of full coverageinsurance on your vehicle.

  • Must provide proof of acceptable driving record (DUI onrecord will not be accepted). If an employee receives a DUI at anytime during employment, they will be subject to immediatetermination. Employees must also continue to maintain an acceptabledriving record during their employment.

Additional Information

Top (10) Reasons WHY the best people work at Cypress ILS:

  • The most competitive earningspotential in the industry

  • Additional Bonus Opportunity forOutstanding Performance

  • Employee Benefits: Healthcare,Dental, Vision,

  • Mileage Reimbursement IN ADDITIONTO YOUR WAGES!

  • Internship Program

  • Flexible work schedules

  • Part-Time, Full-Time, Flex-Time

  • On-the-Job Training Over (26)Leadership Development Courses to Prepare for Greater Responsiblity

  • "Fast Track" to Management and Executive Positions 



All your information will be kept confidential according to EEOguidelines.