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Community Partners | Dover, NH

Community Partners

The heart of our non-profit Agency’s mission is empowering the people we serve to live a full life in their community. Participant Directed and Managed Services (PDMS) provides assistance to clients age 21 and older who participate in our Self-Directed Services program. Our supportive team is looking for candidates who are self-starters, have flexible hours, and are excited to make a positive difference in others’ lives.

Job & Life Skills Coach (Req #414/#415) for a 32-year-old male with a traumatic brain injury, who lives in Strafford County and receives support through the Agency’s Self-Directed Services program. Some of this man’s interests include swimming, taking walks, engaging in recreational activities, and looking for opportunities to volunteer in the community. The family is seeking a motivated, dependable, and responsible individual to support this man with engaging in his daily program activities, as well as accessing his community and safely encouraging increased independence. This position will involve providing support and assistance with activities such as, but not limited to: accessing the community, working on physical fitness and mobility, assisting with personal care and ADL’s, seeking and maintaining volunteer employment opportunities, developing and maintaining and building relationships. The family is looking for 20 & 40 hours of support per week; hours and days to be discussed upon interview. The ideal candidate will have experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities or in education, and should be comfortable identifying and meeting support needs and problem solving. Additionally, the candidate should be someone who is willing and eager to be an advocate for this young man. A good sense of humor and good communication skills are required.

Job & Life Skills Coach (Req #419) to provide weekly community-based support for a young woman in Durham, NH. The position would include working with the young woman on tasks such as: learning local bus routes, as well as exploring bus and train travel to and from Boston/Marblehead MA. Additionally, this position would include assisting individual to research getting a drivers permit. The ideal candidate would have experience working with individuals with disabilities and is comfortable identifying support needs, meeting those needs, and also initiating new ways in which the client can integrate herself successfully in her community. The family is looking for someone who is energetic, observant, a good communicator, and able to make great community connections on behalf of the client.

Job & Life Skills Coach (Req #436) to provide weekly community-based support to a young man in Rollinsford, NH. The position would include working with the young man on tasks such as: going to the gym and support him at different therapeutic activities, supporting at hypnotherapy activities, and participating in other recreational and social activities in the community. This position is for 30 hours/week with a flexible schedule including some nights and weekends. The ideal candidate must have experience working with individuals with disabilities & behavioral health challenges. They will need to feel comfortable establishing clear boundaries with the client, comfortable identifying support needs, meeting those needs and also initiating new ways in which the young man can integrate himself successfully in his community. The ideal candidate will be someone who is energetic, observant, a good communicator and able to make great community connections on behalf of the man they support.

Job & Life Skills Coach (Req #444) to provide support and assistance to a client with activities such as, but not limited to: accessing the community, accessing the gym/aquatic therapy, maintaining current employment, assisting with personal care and ADL’s, seeking and maintaining volunteer and paid employment opportunities, developing and maintaining and building relationships. The family is looking for 18 hours of support per week; hours and days to be discussed upon interview. The ideal candidate will be an individual who has experience working with individuals with disabilities and is comfortable identifying support needs, meeting those needs and also initiating new ways in which the man can integrate himself successfully in his community. The ideal candidate will be someone who is energetic, observant, a good communicator, and able to make community connections on behalf of the man being supported. Mileage reimbursement is provided.

Personal Care Provider (Req #452) to provide support to a 29-year old male with Angelman syndrome. This client is non-verbal and uses alternative means to communicate. You will provide this client with assistance in daily living activities (eating, bathroom, changing clothes, etc.) as well as aid him in his workouts at the gym and his responsibilities at his job. This young man is easy going and knows his routines well. Physical capability to assist in exercises and stretching, and the ability to swim are a requirement for this position. This 18-20 hours per week position offer a starting salary of $12/hour.

Job & Life Skills Coach (Req #453) to provide support to a 29-year-old female with an intellectual disability who lives in Strafford County and receives support through the Agency’s Self-Directed Services program. Some of this woman’s interests include music, going to the gym, volunteering, and going to the movies. The ideal candidate is a motivated, dependable, and responsible individual who will this woman with engaging in her daily program activities, as well as accessing her community and safely encouraging increased independence. This position will involve providing support and assistance with activities such as, but not limited to: accessing the community, working on physical fitness and mobility, assisting with personal care and ADL’s, seeking and maintaining volunteer employment opportunities, developing and maintaining and building relationships. The family is looking for 14 hours of support per week; hours and days to be discussed upon interview.

A High School diploma or equivalent is required for all of these positions.

As local travel is a requirement for these positions, candidate must have a valid driver’s license, clean driving record, proof of adequate vehicle liability coverage, and reliable transportation.

All candidates must pass a background check which includes criminal and driving records.

If you’re ready to work for an amazing company and think this position is right for you, PLEASE COMPLETE OUR ONLINE APPLICATION at http://www.communitypartnersnh.org/?page_id=714.

Community Partners, Strafford County’s premier behavioral health & developmental services provider, links people to the long-term supports and services they need to a live a full life in this community.

In the Self-Directed Services program, families in Strafford County manage their own services (including staffing) for an adult family member who has a developmental disability or a traumatic brain injury. The employee will work out of the family home and the family is the Managing Supervisor with Community Partners as the Employer of Record.


Posted On: 09/19/17
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Non-profit, Social Services
Job Type: Regular
Minimum Degree: High School or Equivalent
Pay Type: Hourly Wage
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 03820, Non-profit, Social Services

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