Job Postings

Special Needs Trainer-Southfield

November 28, 2017

We Are Hiring At Jewish Vocational Services!!!!

Apply and join our exciting team!!


Work experience with individuals with developmental, emotional and/or physical impairments. Must be flexible to perform job duties in the facility and/or community-based sites. Successful completion of JVS Rehabilitation Technician Training within probationary period. Interpersonal skills sufficient to communicate with participants, public and staff. Composition skills sufficient to prepare required reports. Must have reliable automobile, valid Michigan driver’s license and sufficient driving record that meets Agency safety standards.


  • Implement behavioral and other training programs for our male client.

  • Assist designated participant in carrying out work activities. This is a 1:1 client.

  • Use modeling and positive reinforcement, during program and transitional periods

to increase participants' appropriate behaviors and refine interpersonal skills.

  • Assist participants in personal care, hygiene and grooming, including provision of physical assistance in transferring and mobility for individuals with physical impairments.

  • Facilitate participant's integration and interaction with peers.

  • Gather and record behavioral data as it pertains to treatment goals.

  • Transport participant as needed using Agency van or own vehicle.

 Hours: (Days: Monday –Wednesday 9:00am-3:00pm)

SALARY: $8.90 per hour

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JVS is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that engages in affirmative action to employ minority, female, protected veteran status and disabled individuals.  JVS is a community supported, non‑profit vocational counseling, job placement and vocational rehabilitation agency operating under the auspices of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit and United Way. Rehabilitation services are accredited by CARF. We are a Drug-free Workplace

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