Case Management/Social Services, Education/Teaching/Training, Employment-Related Services
Work Days/Times: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm some flexibility
Hours per week: 37.5 hpw
Location: Downers Grove-Spectrum
The Employment Coordinator provides on-site skills training to adult clients with developmental disabilities at community employment sites. Maintain contact with employers through site visits and provide recommendations regarding accommodations/adaptations in the work environment. Provide job placement services and other support services as needed. Assist in the development of individual support plans and the implementation of assigned goals.
High school diploma or GED required.
Valid IL driver's license and reliable transportation required.
Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Education, Business or related social service field preferred.
Experience with Adults with Autism and/or developmental disabilities preferred.
About Little Friends, Inc.
Little Friends is a private, non-profit organization serving children and adults with autism and other developmental disabilities. Based in Naperville, Illinois, Little Friends operates 11 dynamic programs including three alternative schools, family support and consultation services, vocational training programs, community-based residential services and the Little Friends Center for Autism. Founded in 1965, Little Friends serves more than 800 people each year throughout DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Will, and western Cook counties.Little Friends employs more than 400 professionals in a variety of full-time and part-time positions. Our dedicated staff is highly regarded for its dedication to serving children and adults with autism and other development disabilities, and for the innovative solutions they often find to help each of the individuals we serve reach their fullest potential.