Career Preparation Instructor in Milwaukee, WI at ResCare

Date Posted: 11/1/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Milwaukee, WI
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/1/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Career Preparation Instructor

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Career Preparation Instructor.

About this Line of Business

We cover thousands of homes across the country, with a comprehensive range of programs and services, including host home and foster care. ResCare partners with people in the community who open their homes to individuals with disabilities and assists families by providing adoption and foster care services. With almost four decades of experience in the IDD services field, our aim is to be the provider-of-choice in the development of unique and proprietary service offerings and technologies - working toward innovative care models and leading health outcomes with states and payers.

As a(n) Career Preparation Instructor you will: 

Performs professional level teaching to students concerning the skills necessary for getting and keeping a job. Instruction is provided on resume; cover letter, and application preparation and interviewing skills.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintains a high degree of discipline within the classroom.
  • Adequately prepares for classroom instruction.
  • Schedules two guest speakers per week; arranges field trips when class size permits.
  • Documents student progress for inclusion on the ETA 640 Profile.
  • Records and forwards daily attendance to the Scheduling/Attendance Clerk.
  • Design instructional strategies to meet students’ needs.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • One to two years related experience and/or training required.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Language Skills:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedural manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from peers, groups of managers, students, and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference.
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractures, percentages ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw related conclusion.
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instruction in mathematical or diagram terms, and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university and, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • Valid driver’s license.

Additional Information



Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

6665 N 60th St , Milwaukee, WI 53223 USA