Vocational Specialist (Job Coach)

Minneapolis, MN
$25,000- $27,000 (DOE) and a competetive benefits package.
Feb 22, 2013
Mar 24, 2013
Social Services
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Partnership Resources, Inc., a non-profit agency, seeks a creative and energetic individual to work with adults with developmental disabilities in an employment setting.

Established in 1960, Partnership Resources, Inc. (PRI) is a non-profit organization licensed by the Minnesota Department of Human Services to provide day training and habilitation services to adults with developmental disabilities. PRI’s mission is “to create partnerships between people with disabilities and the community.” We believe that each person we serve has unique talents and gifts to contribute to the community. PRI provides opportunities for adults with disabilities to gain respect and have a valued role in community life. Partnering with local organizations to create opportunities in leisure, cultural enrichment, employment and volunteer activities, we match client skills, interests and abilities to a variety of options to ensure that all activities are sustainable, and successful. PRI provides a supportive and dynamic environment where staff success and growth is as valued as client success.

We currently have an opening in a Vocational Specialist (job coach) position. In this position, the Vocational Specialist responsibilities include supporting employment opportunities while providing direct care and case management to your own caseload. This involves supporting clients working in a community based employment opportunity.