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From direct care staff to program managers to clinicians, our employees make a difference every day. Our talented team provides youth at risk and individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities with the supports they need to thrive. And as part of The MENTOR Network— a national network of local health and human services providers—MENTOR employees are part of a growing organization that’s been at the forefront of providing innovative, community-based care for more than 30 years.

Job Coach

Job ID 190006IZ
Job Coach
Primary Location: United States-OR-ORPortland
Function:Training Education Services

The MENTOR Network is a mission-based organization dedicated to providing high quality services to those we serve. Therefore, to deliver on our mission, The Network expects every employee to perform his or her job first and foremost in accordance with the Company’s mission. 
Description This position coaches vocational program participants, individuals referred for vocational services, and oversees community employment goals, vocational development goals, and related program functions. Implements Individual Service Plans and promotes vocational skill acquisition and independence of each program participant.

Job Duties:
  • Actively engages program participants by providing continuous coaching, feedback, and demonstration of skill development tasks. 
  • Participates in the process of matching program participants to employment or vocational opportunities.  
  • Provides required level of supervision, support, and safety awareness during routine and crisis occurrences. 
  • Upholds safety for all by use of safety equipment and proper safety techniques, as applicable.  
  • Assists in arranging and/or provision of appropriate transportation to job sites as necessary. 
  • Ensures program participants are appropriately groomed and attired for employment or task assignment. 
  • Implements individual service plan, individual goals, and ensures active engagement and participation of each participant is maintained. 
  •  Monitors, consults, and provides constructive feedback to program participants 

What we offer you:
  • Full compensation/benefits package for those working over 30 hours per week
  • 401(k) with company matching
  • A rewarding work environment with an incredible team of co-workers
  • Paid training with access to jobs throughout our nation-wide Network
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off, Holiday pay, and Annual bonus plans
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events

What we require of you:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of six months experience in Human Services strongly preferred
  • Current driver's license, car registration and auto insurance if providing transportation to individuals receiving services
Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 30 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.
MENTOR Oregon is a team of abuse aware advocates working toward social justice for all people. We believe in transparent communication while celebrating differences, achievements, failure, lessons learned and change. We practice principles of purpose, courage, trust, responsibility and personal growth, in our work and our relationships, which promote the spirit of service, cooperation and continuous improvement.


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