COMMUNITY INCLUSION SPECIALIST (Full Time)

JOB DESCRIPTION

AtWork! is seeking a Community Inclusion Specialist to join our team! Community Inclusion provides coordination and support for people with disabilities to actively engage in their community. Community Inclusion Specialists create various opportunities by attending or participating in events, activities, volunteer work, and outings into the local area. This position focuses on Senior Citizens with developmental disabilities to enjoy their retired years through community integration. This position also facilitates community involvement for individuals under the age of 62 that have participated in our Employment Services and choose to transition to Community Inclusion.

This position assesses skills and interests of the people we serve on their caseload, develops and implements service plans, develops leads and contacts within the community that result in opportunities for connection with others without disabilities at mutually interesting activities. In most instances, this position facilitates the involvement of the person we serve and assures their safety within the community.

COMPENSATION:

$16.00 – $17.00 per hour to start.

POSITION TYPE:

Full time. 40 hours, non-exempt.

LOCATION:

Greater King County.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT

High School diploma or equivalent.

College degree preferred but not required.

One (1) year experience working with people with disabilities is a plus.

First Aid & CPR Certification is a plus.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Valid Driver’s License

Must have a reliable vehicle to travel in the King County area.

Good driving record.

Proof of liability insurance.

OUR CULTURE

Our team is guided by five (5) core values; Integrity, Respect, Collaboration, Stewardship, and Creativity.

We believe our team is just as important as the vision we set out to achieve. Employees find a challenging, flexible, caring, and inclusive environment that fosters growth and focuses on them as much as on the work.

Our mission efforts guide us as we work alongside the people we serve, their families, businesses, coworkers, and community partners to empower people with disabilities. We participate in our communities, state advocacy, and greater awareness to dismantle bias and build a more inclusive community for all.

Our leadership staff continually supports employees in their professional development. Working together, we find, learn, and work towards career goals at AtWork!.

OUR BENEFITS

Our employees are the backbone of our mission. We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes, but is not limited to:

MEDICAL, DENTAL, AND VISION PLANS: Comprehensive coverage within a wide network of providers.

403 (b) RETIREMENT PLAN: Generous employer contribution and employee matching.

GENEROUS PTO & 10 PAID HOLIDAYS PER YEAR: We believe time off is a critical part of a good work-life balance.

PHONE STIPEND

A FUN, INCLUSIVE WORKPLACE: We offer a variety of employee engagement opportunities.

HOW TO APPLY

Apply using our online application link below. This application should be filled out in its entirety to be considered for this position. Thank you.

QUESTIONS?

Contact us at:

EMAIL
careers@atworkwa.org

PHONE
(425) 274-4000

AtWork! is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Individuals are recruited, employed, promoted, and transferred in all jobs without discrimination in regard to age, color, race, creed, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, parental status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, veterans status or any other protected characteristic by federal, state or local law.

If you need any assistance or an accommodation in completing the application form or at any time during the selection process, contact the Human Resources Department at 425-274-4000.