Lifeworks Services Inc Service Facilitator in Eagan, Minnesota
Position: Service Facilitator Department: South Metro Employment Team Location: South Metro Area Hours: (FT) Monday-Friday, 7a 4p, schedule varies based on the need of the job site(s). About Us: Lifeworks Services Inc. is a nonprofit organization that serves our community and people with disabilities as we live and work together. We have day program locations in Brooklyn Park, Eagan, Apple Valley, Mankato, and Hastings; community employment teams in Hennepin County and the East and South Metro Areas; and serve over 1,700 families through fiscal services. Position Overview: Lifeworks South Metro Employment Team is seeking a full-time Service Facilitator to work with adults with developmental disabilities supporting them in independent job placements at businesses in the community. This position will support individuals seeking employment and provide job coaching support for individuals currently employed. Service Facilitators carry a caseload, attend intakes and annual meetings, complete quarterly and annual paperwork, and coordinate with the individuals served and their support teams to ensure person-centered planning and services are being provided. Responsibilities: Work with individuals in community settings which may include volunteering and self-advocacy opportunities. Work with individuals at job sites; and support job seekers with individual job development and placement. Identify, write, and implement new goals with the individuals, ensuring they are person-centered. Organize and coordinate annual meetings with persons served and their support teams. Support individuals to develop skills to retain their job and support development of the person s natural work supports. Support individuals through the job application process; from writing a resume, and cover letter, to completing employment paperwork including background checks and drug screens as required by the business. Act as a positive role model for persons served in all aspects of their professional performance. Complete all 245D required paperwork according to deadlines.