Supported Employment Coordinator 

Keystone Human Services
KHS.org/careers

Position Description:
Keystone Human Services is currently seeking full time and casual Supported Employment Coordinators to join our team of professionals in making a positive difference in the lives of our neighbors and the community.

The Work:

  • Explore employment opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities
  • Engage with individuals in person-centered job development
  • Assist individuals with seeking job opportunities, preparing resume/applications, preparing for interviews
  • Provide information and education to employers to address concerns and detail benefits of employing persons with disabilities
  • Complete job analysis and task analysis for position as related to the individual
  • Represent, as needed, in negotiation with employers, problem solving, and conflict management during the employment process
  • Provide on-the-job training and supports as appropriate and authorized
  • Create employment through self-employment, resource ownership, and business ownership
  • Assist individuals to develop or coordinate transportation alternatives and skills needed to secure and maintain transportation
  • Develop appropriate supports for individuals seeking employment so that positive, individualized employment relationships are created and maintained
  • Position may require early morning, daytime, evening, or weekend hours with flexibility necessary based on the employment obtained by individuals

The Perks:

  • Knowing you make a difference everyday
  • Competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, and more
  • Extensive training and learning opportunities
  • Career development and advancement 

Specific Requirements and Preferences:
Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • One year of full-time work experience supporting adults in the human services field 
  • Ability to obtain Associate of Community Rehabilitation Educators (ACRE) certification within three months of employment
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent presentation, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Basic computer skills with the ability to utilize internal software programs
  • Valid driver’s license and daily access to privately maintained and insured vehicle
  • Successful completion of the pre-employment process, including motor vehicle record and criminal background checks

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's degree in psychology, human services, social work, education, human services or related field

Organization Description:
Our mission is to create opportunities for growth and meaningful life choices so all people can be valued, contributing members of their community. Keystone Human Services supports people to live their best lives in the community. We are part of a global movement to support people with disabilities as they leave congregated, segregated settings and move into homes in the community full of meaningful opportunities to explore their interests, pursue their dreams, and achieve their goals.

How to Apply:
https://keystonehumanservices.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/KHS_Careers/job/Harrisburg-PA/Intellectual-Disability---Supported-Employment-Coordinator_R13904

Posted January 9, 2024