Opportunity Partners Learning Options Instructor- Plymouth in Plymouth, Minnesota

Opportunity Partners is a Minnesota non-profit that provides services to adults with developmental disabilities. We have been loving what we do for over 60 years and we now serve over 2,000 individuals! Join the Opportunity Partners team and make a difference in the lives of people with different abilities. Earn competitive wages, on the job training, and excellent benefits at one of Minnesota's most respected social service agencies. Together, we can prove that everyone, when given the opportunity, adds value to our world Position Title: Learning Options Instructor Wage: $12.73 per hour Hours: M-F; full time Locations: Asplin Center in Plymouth Purpose: Opportunity Partners is looking for a Learning Specialist at our Plymouth location! As an Instructor at our day program, you will develop and deliver curriculum for a group of adults with developmental disabilities. Curriculum may include self advocacy, communication, job skills development, cooking, recreation - the possibilities are virtually endless! You will also supervise participants in community education and inclusion activities. If you are an enthusiastic and creative individual who has a passion for helping others, we are looking for you! Qualifications: Knowledge customarily acquired through formal education resulting in a high school diploma or equivalent. Education or training in the rehabilitation field preferred. Ability to work independently in the office and community settings. Must show proof of valid motor vehicle insurance. The ability to instruct others. The ability to perform within a team framework. Knowledge of brain injury, preferred.Basic computer skills. Ability to work independently within a defined set of policies, procedures and guidelines Working knowledge or ability to learn behavior management techniques. Organizational skills Communication skills, both oral and written Ability to manage challenging behaviors in the office and community settings. Valid driver's license and ability to operate a company vehicle or transport people in employee's own vehicle. Opportunity Partners is an equal opportunity employer committed to affirmative action and a welcoming work environment for people of diverse communities. EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability/Familial Status