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Location: Los Angeles, CA At ETTA our mission is helping adults reach their greatest potential. Our personalized programs deliver the experiences and opportunities necessary for our clients to reach their maximum potential, allowing them to achieve their hopes and dreams. We get to work toward this goal every day.

Etta is seeking an Independent Living Skills Instructor (ILS Instructor) to support a young adult with Developmental Disabilities within the Los Angeles Jewish community.

JOB PURPOSE: Independent Living Skills Instructor’s (ILS Instructor) work with adults with developmental disabilities in their home, job and community. ILS Instructors are expected to always present themselves appropriately and as a role model at the individual’s home and in the community. The ILS Instructor facilitates all aspects of the lives of our clients, and needs to be a personable team player. The ILS Instructor engages our clients and increases their community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities with possible use of public transportation. Compensation: Commensurate with experience Hours: M-F; mornings and afternoons

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Ensuring the client behaves professionally at his job, and performs duties responsibly
  • Facilitating communication with others. Client requires assistance with obtaining friends and being involved in a social scene.
  • Assisting with social skills related concerns.
  • Teaching the client how to eat healthier and make his own food in a safe manner, as well as living a healthier lifestyle by incorporating exercise into his routine.
  • Assisting with creation of a proper schedule and daily routine, and keeping to the schedule.
  • Assisting with daily hygiene activities (small part of day).

Minimum Qualifications
  • It's important that the potential employee is patient
  • The individual should be at the very least familiar and comfortable with an Orthodox Jewish environment and traditions
  • Willing and capable of dealing with adept and bright special needs client
  • Be able to legally work in the United States;
  • Over 21 years of age;
  • Have a high school diploma or GED;
  • For assignments that require the employee to drive a vehicle, must meet the qualifications of a driver as established by our insurance carrier, proof of insurance coverage, received clearance through a DMV printout and have a dependable and reliable transportation;
  • Proficient computer skills


Please send your resume to: esther@etta.org and fill out our online application: https://etta.ersp.biz/employment/index.cfm
ETTA is seeking Direct Support Professionals (DSP) to support adults with Developmental Disabilities within the Los Angeles Jewish community.

DSP’s provide assistance with daily activities such as personal care, money management, meal planning and preparation and life skills.  DSP’s also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities with possible use of public transportation.

In addition, DSP’s support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with staff to enhance the quality of life for those we support.  The DSP is expected to have knowledge and ability to support observant Jews within their community.

Locations: Los Angeles, CA

Hours: day, evening and weekend

Full and part time position open

Position requires use of a car and insurance/travel required

Essential Duties: Provide direct 1:1 services to an adult with developmental delays receiving Supported Living Services so that they can live independently. Assist in the following areas:
  • Shopping
  • Food preparation
  • Health and Medical
  • Nutrition
  • Social/Emotional Recreational Component/Mobility Training
  • Assisting in maintaining home
  • Hygiene help as needed

Requirements:
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Possess a valid driver’s license, responsible driving record and proof of car insurance
  • Clearance of background check (DOJ)


Please send your resume to: esther@etta.org and fill out our online application: https://etta.ersp.biz/employment/index.cfm
Location: Los Angeles, CA and Tarzana, CA ETTA is seeking a Job Coach to support our clients with Developmental Disabilities within the Los Angeles Jewish community. The Job Coach assists clients with all aspects and parts of employment, including resume writing, interview prep, application submission etc, as well as on the job support. The Job coach engages our clients and increases their community involvement.

At ETTA our mission is helping adults reach their greatest potential. Our personalized programs deliver the experiences and opportunities necessary for our clients to reach their maximum potential, allowing them to achieve their hopes and dreams. We get to work toward this goal every day.

Full Time and Part Time:
Hours: day, afternoon and evening hours
Must have a car and car insurance
Compensation: Commensurate with experience

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Participate in Client's assessment, evaluation and planning;
  • Implement the program curriculum;
  • Attend client’s IPP meetings
  • Provide feedback to consumer, Regional Center, family and manager on the goals in the ISP;
  • Develop weekly clients schedule;
  • Document regularly clients progress using web based program,
  • Provide direct service to client

Job Requirements
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education, Psychology, or related field preferred,
  • Experience working with people with disabilities
  • Valid Driver License with a minimum of three (3) years licensed driving history.
  • Ability to pass a DOJ live fingerprinting
  • Ability to clear a physical drug screen, and TB Test.

Please send your resume to: esther@etta.org and fill out our online application: https://etta.ersp.biz/employment/index.cfm

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