Life Skills Trainer
Primary Location: KY-KYLouisville-HR/KY LOUISVILLE
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
Founded in 2002, NeuroRestorative Kentucky offers a continuum of community-based programs and supports for adults with brain injury and other neurological challenges. With locations in Louisville, Georgetown, Ashland, Lexington, and Paducah, NeuroRestorative Kentucky offers a range of inpatient settings that provide many opportunities for community participation.
NeuroRestorative Kentucky is partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local health and human services providers offering quality, community-based services to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.
Description Every person needs the support of others, but we look for very special people to support adults with brain injury. As a Life Skills Trainer with NeuroRestorative Kentucky you’ll be one of those special people. For NeuroRestorative Kentucky and The MENTOR Network the Life Skills Trainer is one of the most exemplary reflections of the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day. The people that carry out this rewarding, care giving support play an integral and crucial role in the success of our organization. To that end, the Life Skills Trainer also happens to be one of the best places to start in our company with a myriad of career options to move up and across the organization. We in fact have many success stories from people at all levels that started out in the Life Skills Trainer role. Whether you have previous experience in this capacity or this just sounds like the type of career path you would like to pursue…we want to hear from you! NeuroRestorative Kentucky is seeking Life Skills Trainers to provide training, assistance and supervision to NeuroRestorative group participants in the areas of living skills, therapeutic recreation, and other forms of assistance in both residential & community settings. Assists with medical supervision. Facilitates working relationships between community employers and NeuroRestorative group participants. Cooperate with NeuroRestorative and any state Department of Human Service staff in any inspection or investigation.
- High school diploma or GED
- Six months to one year of experience in the human services industry preferred
- Valid driver’s license from state of residence