Do you love to help people succeed and achieve their goals? Dreamcatchers Empowerment Network is a non-profit agency seeking a Full Time EMPLOYMENT SPECIALIST to work with individuals with mental health disabilities to find community employment within Sonoma County. Our agency provides assessments, job preparation, job placement and coaching to youth and adults with limitations and disabilities throughout California.
The position requires experience working with individuals with disabilities and/or community employment development, a minimum of an AA degree. Experience with Case Management and/or heavy documentation is essential. Clients are referred from Department of Rehabilitation, in collaboration with Sonoma County Behavioral health, and are seeking employment placement assistance.
We are looking for someone who is highly organized and detail orientated, able to work independently as well as with a team and love to assist others in reaching their Dreams. Our ideal candidate is someone who is energetic, reliable, good communicator, a self-starter and passionate about giving back to the community. Flexibility is critical in providing services to our clients but also to meet the demands of the position.
Must be computer-literate (typing and utilizing software programs) and be able to effectively communicate information in both oral and written forms; must be able to present and exchange information internally across teams and co-workers, and externally with clients and the public.
This position will interface and act as a liaison to persons serviced, the business community and county agencies. Candidates must be able to travel and maneuver within the community to meet clients and employers daily. This is a Non-Exempt (hourly) position with company benefits such as: vacation & sick time, medical, dental, vision, AD&D, 401K, mileage reimbursement, professional development, training opportunity, annual staff retreat, and a holiday party. Must have clean DMV, and pass background check.
Dreamcatchers, Inc is a is an EEO/AA/Minority/F/Vet/Disability Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. To learn more about us visit us at https://www.dreamcatchersnetwork.org/home/
Job Type: Full-time Pay: $20.00 per hour
All staff are temperature screened, required to wear a mask and remain at a distance of 6 ft.