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Position Title: SUPPORT COACH-Awake/Overnight (Supported Living)
Definition of Position: The Support Coach-Awake/Overnight is responsible for ensuring the physical and emotional health and safety of each resident at the home where they reside.
Organizational Structure: The Support Coach-Awake/Overnight operates under the general supervision of the Manager, the Supported Living Director as well as Executive Management.
Core Competencies: * Values-Orientation; *Technical/Functional Knowledge; *Physical Capability: Communications Skills; Decision-Making Skills; Interpersonal Skills; Results-Orientation
Pre-Employment Qualifications: The Support Coach-Awake/Overnight is at least 21 years of age; has a high school diploma or equivalent; possesses a valid Connecticut driver’s license, acceptable driving record, valid auto insurance coverage, and reliable transportation; possesses at least two years minimum experience working with people or an approved equivalent; file application, at least 2 work references, 1 personal reference and current health form signed within 60 days; acceptable background & license checks performed by Horizons.
In this position you will:
Part-time benefits include:
Full Time Benefits include:
To create and sustain person-centered opportunities for people with special needs where they live, learn, work, and play.
Horizons has been offering support to individuals with developmental disabilities and other special needs for nearly 40 years. Founded as a summer camp, Horizons has since expanded to offer year-round opportunities through Supported Employment & Options, Supported Living, and Educational Support Services. Today, the organization supports nearly 1,700 people annually by focusing on each person’s capacity and talents while responding to the changing needs of families, individuals, and the community. We expect more than what others think is possible.
Learn more at our website – www.horizonsct.org