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Employment

 

Part-time Habilitation Specialist

Smith Habilitation Services provides community-based and individual support to those with developmental disabilities. We teach a range of life skills which enhance an individual’s ability to achieve maximum self-efficiency and empowerment. We provide Specialized Habilitation and Staff/Family Consultation. We strive to provide services that adapt to the uniqueness of every individual.

 

Smith Habilitation Services is now hiring for a Habilitation Specialist for $40/hour. A Habilitation Specialist may have stabilization opportunities that pay $50/hour if the qualification are a right fit.

 

Roles & Responsibilities:

As a Habilitation Specialist, you will provide Specialized Habilitation services or/and Staff/Family Consultation services.

 

Specialized Habilitation services must promote inclusion in the community and be individualized to the client participant. Supports shall be provided with the intent of reaching a habilitative goal identified in the PCSP and in compliance with the Specialized Habilitation Policy.

 

Staff and Family Consultation Services are directed to a client’s family or direct service providers to meet the client’s specific needs.

 

Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s, master’s, or higher in psychology, sociology, social work, education, child development, nursing, or gerontology. A certified life coach certificate is accepted. A related field and experience may be substituted. Must be able to provide unofficial transcripts.

  • Minimum of 2 years or more working and teaching life skills to adults with developmental disabilities.

  • Have experience teaching caregiver’s skills to help their client/child. This includes behavioral challenges, coping skills for in and out of the home, self-advocating skills, and other skills or methods that are needed.

  • Be able to push a client in a wheelchair. Accommodations can be made if needed.

  • Must be able to travel to at least two different locations a day to provide services.

 

Wage & Benefit:

Habilitation Specialist

  • $40/hour

  • Paid time off, paid sick leave, and paid mental health days.

Stabilization:

$50/hour

To apply please email resume to asmith@smithhabilitationservices.com

 

 

 

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