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Job Coach - SWD

UCP of Central Florida Orlando, FL

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The essential function of the position is to coach and train students with disabilities in necessary work and life skills. The position is responsible for providing successful learning experiences for assigned students appropriate to age, grade level and individual capacity; maintaining accurate work records, and performing related tasks as assigned

  • Assists in preparing students for joining the work force after graduation.
  • Plans and provides work simulation activities and tasks as appropriate.
  • Assists the Transition Coordinator in identifying and securing jobs for students in the community.
  • Develops work schedules for students in cooperation with Transition Coordinator.
  • Instructs, supervises, and evaluates the performance of students at job sites in the school(s) and community.
  • Visits sites weekly to speak to supervisors and evaluate progress.
  • Transport’s students to and from job sites, as needed, in a UCP vehicle.
  • Establishes a positive cooperative working relationship with work site employers and supervisors.
  • Participates in helping students plan transitions from school to work.
  • Maintains records of work accomplished, hours worked and student performance, ensuring student confidentiality.
  • Collects data and provides documentation for services.

Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Experience:

  • 1 Years’ experience working in exceptional student education classroom.
  • Prefer experience supporting students as a job coach.
  • Demonstrated track record of working with classroom teachers to ensure student progress and success.
  • Valid Florida Driver’s License
Company Description
Since 1955, UCP of Central Florida has made a difference for thousands of children with and without disabilities. We currently provide a SET (Support, Education and therapy) of services at eight locations throughout Central Florida including Downtown Orlando, East Orlando, Kissimmee, Lake Mary, Pine Hills and Winter Garden.

Our Support services include individual and family counseling, parent support groups and training, teen parent training and support and recreational services.

Our education services include inclusive Charter Schools focusing on Arts and Technology for children Birth through age 21 as well as before/after care and summer enrichment services.

Our Therapy services include physical, speech and occupational therapy.

Over 600 teachers, teacher assistants, therapists, social workers, and administrative support team members work together in a holistic model with the goal of Unlocking the Potential of all children.

UCP of Central Florida

Why Work Here?
Family friendly/flexible and lots of opportunity to learn and grow!

Since 1955, UCP of Central Florida has made a difference for thousands of children with and without disabilities. We currently provide a SET (Support, Education and therapy) of services at eight locations throughout Central Florida including Downtown Orlando, East Orlando, Kissimmee, Lake Mary, Pine Hills and Winter Garden. Our Support services include individual and family counseling, parent support groups and training, teen parent training and support and recreational services. Our education services include inclusive Charter Schools focusing on Arts and Technology for children Birth through age 21 as well as before/after care and summer enrichment services. Our Therapy services include physical, speech and occupational therapy. Over 600 teachers, teacher assistants, therapists, social workers, and administrative support team members work together in a holistic model with the goal of Unlocking the Potential of all children.

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3305 S. Orange Avenue

Orlando, FL
32805 USA

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