PVW IS ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR GREAT STAFF MEMBERS.
Currently we are searching for candidates for the following position:
INSTRUCTOR FOR ADULT DEVELOPMENT CENTER
In summary, Instructors work with and instruct adults with developmental/intellectual disabilities in activities designed to promote vocational, social, physical and intellectual growth. Essential duties include but are not limited to:
Instructors are responsible for supervision at all times of consumers, on and off-site; responsible for community intergration as assigned; responsible for intervention in behavior management problems as in compliance with Individual Training Plans; responsible for charting daily progress, unusual occurrences, and special incidents; responsible for the transportation needs of consumers under the guidance of the Transportation Coordinator, Program Specialist/Manager and Program Director. Transportation includes daily community outings and transportation of consumers between work and residence (either on regular route or as back-up driver). Instructors assist consumers as needed in activities of daily living which may include dressing, eating, TOILETING AND MOBITLITY; responsible for effective skills training during lunch and break periods; assists in developing appropriate community resources and negotiates/advocates understanding for activities with service organization, businesses, public agencies, etc.
Applicants must be able to work full time with NO restrictions on his/her schedule. Hours are Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:00am to 3:00pm; 8:30am to 3:30pm or 8:30am to 4:30pm. Candidates must be able to REGULARLY lift and/or MOVE 25 pounds or more and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Must be able to push and/or pull the same as some consumers are in wheelchairs.
Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED; experience with adults with developmental/intellectual disabilities is preferred; must have a California D/L in good standing; either already fingerprinted through the Community Care Licensing or be able to pass fingerprinting without exception. PVW is searching for candidates that want to work, that are honest, ethical, caring, compassionate, patient and willing to serve as a role model to our consumers. $9.23 starting wage.
Please note that not all applicants will be called for an interview.
Applicants may apply by downloading an application (see link below) and submitting it to PVW in person or by mail. Applicants that apply in person must understand that they will not be seen by HR unless an interview has been scheduled. Not all applicants will be called.