ICF/ID Program Associate

QUALIFICATIONS: 

Must have a High School education or its equivalent.  Previous experience in working with adults with disabilities is preferred.  Must have demonstrated proficiency in verbal and written communication skills

PURPOSE:

Assist in the instruction of individuals served in the curriculum and activities they have chosen to participate in.  Help the individuals to achieve their goals in the ICF/ID Program area.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Provides opportunities for development and growth for individuals served by assisting in the instruction and training in the ICF/ID and community life programs.
  2. Assist in ensuring effective and efficient operation of programs by performing tasks as assigned by the ICF/ID Program Director.
  3. Serve on the Curriculum Development Sub-Committee.
  4. Provide a friendly and supportive atmosphere wherein others can be encouraged to contribute and grow within their position.

PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Lifting:         10-50 pounds, single and two-person transferring with an average of 75 pounds.  Ability to utilize a mechanical lift for transferring.

Standing:      Due to the range of activities that are required, the ability to stand for long periods of time.

Other Requirements:    Bending, twisting, pulling, pushing carts and wheelchairs, walking individuals served with a gait belt, could be exposed to chemicals (limited).

Visual/Audio:                    Ability to adequately interact with staff and individuals served.

How to apply

A completed application is required for all open positions before an individual is considered an applicant. Résumés do not substitute for a completed application.

Employment applications should be completed online. You can submit a letter of application, a résumé or curriculum vitae (CV) and any additional required files by email to jobs@villagenorthwest.org or by postal mail to:

Village Northwest Unlimited
Attention: Human Resources
330 Village Circle
Sheldon, IA 51201

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