Elpis Home Services is looking for energetic, dependable, and reliable individual to join our team of awesome Life Skills Coaches. As a Life Skills Coach, you will get the chance to work one-on-one with young adult. You will help them grow and develop their social, behavioral, and communication skills.
Role and responsibility of the position:
As a Life Skills Coach, you will work 1:1 with young adults who are looking to either enhance or develop their work and volunteer skills. You will work with our participants to develop and support the implementation and teaching of skills, as identified by the client and their team to help them to live an integrated life in their community. Each client is unique, but a typical day might include assisting the client in leading an art activity, attending class in the community, going or supporting the client with their job or classes. Each day can be different and fun!
Skills/ Requirements: HS/GED, acceptable driving history & criminal background check, CA Driver's License, Reliable Transportation and auto insurance, first aid/CPR. Elpis Home Services is a Drug Free Workplace.
Other Duties and Responsibilities:
1) Getting to know the participants quickly, assessing their goals efficiently and formulating strategies to help them meet their goals.
2) Implement training and teaching skills as identified by the individual and their team in community based settings, job or volunteer sites, college campus, and/or the individual’s home.
These skills include, but are not limited to: budgeting, executive functioning, cooking, supporting people at their volunteer or work sites, nutrition and health, community and internet safety, developing and maintaining healthy relationships, communication skills, self-advocacy, decision-making, and problem solving.
3) Supporting individuals with their life skill goals while maintaining a safe, comfortable and fun atmosphere as they work toward improving their life.
4) Participating in community activities with participants such as beach trips, museums, zoos, games, sports, grocery shopping, learning new recipes and cooking, etc.
Qualifications and Education:
High School diploma or equivalent and at least 18 years of age or older.
Driving will be required with the particular individuals being supported, therefore an insured vehicle in working order, and a valid California Driver’s License is required
CPR and First Aid certification within 30 days of hire.
Current TB test within 30 days of hire.
Physical ability to climb stairs, walk for reasonable distances, and lift up to 25 pounds
If interested please email your resume
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