Supported Employment Specialist /CIS
Program: Developmental Services
The incumbent will develop community job sites and natural supports for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities.
DS Community Integration Specialists (CIS) provide services and support to persons with developmental disabilities. CIS helps promote the development and growth of practical life skills, including self-advocacy, socialization, and the adaptive skills necessary to reside successfully in community-based settings. CIS also provides in-home services and supports to children with developmental disabilities. In-home CIS staff would be provided ongoing training and support.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the Essential Functions and Responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Required: High school diploma or equivalent
Preferred: High school diploma or equivalent with two years’ relevant experience with job supports, community supports, training techniques, and/or local resources.
Required: Valid driver’s license, current automobile registration and current automobile insurance