Job Coach

13 Oct 2021

About the Role

At Rainbow Centre, we envision a world where persons with disabilities are empowered and thriving in inclusive communities. We are always on the lookout for people who share our values, who are passionate about serving persons with disabilities and their families; and people who are keen to continuously learn so that they can bring their best to the people we serve.

Our Employability Services (ES) team at Rainbow Centre aims to make work possible for as many aspiring Rainbow Centre clients as possible.

We are looking for a Job Coach to join the ES team. He/She will play a key role in providing direct training and support to develop the vocational potential of our students. He/She will work closely with the school team and Employability Services team to formulate training plans and strategies using a person-centric approach.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Providing effective job coaching to our clients, while working closely with the teaching team to plan vocational goals.
  • Collaborating with caregivers to develop a system of support for the clients
  • Engaging in on-going evaluation to uphold standards of excellence and best practices.

Do note that you will be required to shift between our 3 campuses in Margaret Drive, Yishun Park and Woodlands.

Candidate Requirements

  • Recognised diploma (minimum), a Diploma in Special Education will be advantageous
  • At least 2 years working with individuals with disabilities requiring moderate support levels
  • Prior experience in areas of vocational training, assessment or placement is highly preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students with barriers to learning, including those who may communicate using AAC
  • Ability to communicate effectively with staff, parents, carers and other external contacts, at all levels, using a variety of media
  • Ability to communicate a commitment to the view that RC clients can and do achieve¬†
  • Ability to adopt a creative and flexible approach in all areas of the role

    Employment Type:

    Full Time (2-Year Contract)

    Apply

    Qualified and interested candidates are invited to email your resume, duly completed Job Application Form together with copies of your Educational Certificates and Transcripts to careers@rainbowcentre.org.sg

    Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.