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Position Summary:

As an Independent Living Skills (ILS) & Personal, Vocational, Social Adjustment (PVSA) Trainer, you will have more than just a job—you will have the opportunity to directly impact someone’s life for the better! You will support individuals with disabilities and match them with activities, volunteer work, interests, and/or employment. Every day brings a new experience and opportunity to learn, teach, and support while promoting the success of full inclusion in the community.


Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Facilitate employment opportunities and assist individuals with minimizing and/or eliminating employment barriers

  • Assist individuals with functioning independently at home, work, and in the community 

  • Help identify individual training needs and preferences through intake screening and assessments

  • Develop individual service plans, maintain notes for daily/monthly progress reports, and tracks progress towards goals

  • Support individuals at their places of employment or school

  • Assist individuals in using public transportation and provide transportation as assigned

  • Teach independent life skills and increase helpful, adaptive behaviors

  • Immediately notifies upper management of special incidents, grievance filings, etc and respond to incidents in accordance with policies and training 

  • Facilitate meaningful community connections


  • Possess a minimum of High School Diploma or G.E.D.

  • Currently studying for a postsecondary or advanced degree in Psychology, Sociology, Social Work or other related fields

  • Conduct themselves in a professional, responsible and reliable manner

  • Strong oral, written, and computer skills

  • Have a motivation to learn new skills and help people

  • Demonstrate honesty and respect

  • Adhere to written support plans for clients

  • Possess a reliable automobile and be willing to transport clients

  • Proven training and/or experience in working with individuals with disabilities


  • CPR/First Aid/AED certification within first two weeks of employment

  • Ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, squat, and lift 25 lbs.

  • Successfully pass a Live Scan DOJ/FBI background check

  • Possess valid California Driver's license and provide a current driving record issued by the DMV

  • Provide proof of current car insurance

  • Provide High School Diploma and/or other qualifying certificates

Important Details:
  • Full-Time and Part-Time Hours Available

  • Sunday - Saturday Schedule up to 30 hours per week

What We Offer You:
  • On-the-job training, career development and advancement opportunities

  • A rewarding work environment

  • Meaningful relationships with your co-workers and the individuals we serve

  • Dynamic work environment, no day is ever the same as the next

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to

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