• Title

  • Employment Specialist

    Posted: 09/13/2020

    Employment Specialist
    Stand Up, Inc
    Bristol, VA

    Please submit resumes to Paige Boardwine, Southwest Regional Supervisor paige.boardwine@standup-inc.com 

    Job details
    $12.50 - $13.00 an hour
    Job Type
    Pulled from the full job description
    ● Pay:
    ● $12.50 - $13.00 per hour
    ● Benefits:
    ● 401(k)
    ● 401(k) Matching
    ● Dental Insurance
    ● Paid Time Off
    ● Schedule:

    Full Job Description
    Do you have a passion for helping others? Do you enjoy working in your local community? Do you
    like meeting new people and doing something different every day? Are you looking for rewarding
    part-time employment which could lead to full time employment?

    If you’ve said yes to these questions, then check-out Stand Up!

    Our mission allows us the opportunity to support individuals who are searching for employment in
    the community and striving for independence.

    Reasons to Work @ SUI
    1. Ability to make a difference in other’s lives.
    2. Become a valuable member of a diverse team.
    3. Assist in making your community a better place to live and work.
    4. Be on a team that strives to display our company values in every task we do.
    5. Be a part of a unique culture where people convert their passion into action.

    Position overview: Our Employment Specialists (Job Coach) work with individuals that have mild to
    moderate disabilities to help them find and secure long term employment in their community. Once
    employment has been found, the employment specialist provides training on the job site to ensure

    What makes a successful Employment Specialist?
    1. “Go-Getter” Attitude
    2. Ability to work independently.
    3. Open Availability (days, nights, and weekends)
    4. Organized
    5. Strong computer knowledge

    Ideal, but not required:
    Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education, Psychology, Human Services and Social Services, ASL
    Customer Service/Training Background

    Job Type: Part-time

    Pay: $12.50 - $13.00 per hour

    ● 401(k)
    ● 401(k) Matching
    ● Dental Insurance
    ● Paid Time Off

    ● Monday to Friday
    ● Weekends

    ● relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

    ● Bachelor's (Preferred)

    Required travel:
    ● 50% (Preferred)

    Work Location:
    ● Multiple locations

    Hours per week:
    ● 10-19

    Pay Frequency:
    ● Monthly

    This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
    ● Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
    ● People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
    ● Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
    ● Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
    ● Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
    ● Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity

    Company's website:
    ● www.standup-inc.com

    Company's Facebook page:
    ● https://www.facebook.com/StandUpInc

    Work Remotely:
    ● No