Independent Living Instructor

Recruitment #220407-Z18B-I01

Introduction

Independent Living Instructor, Level II, Z18B
Location
:    Oklahoma School for the Blind - Muskogee

This posting has two positions available:
Sunday – Wednesday, 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm and  Monday – Thursday, 7:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Essential Functions:
Position will instruct blind and visually impaired students on independent living skills, daily hygiene, cooking and cleaning skills; monitor in an apartment setting. This position will complete tasks analysis and monitoring students’ progress of independent daily living skills, and tasks such as transportation to the grocery store, to and from school, etc.
 
Assigned Shift: Sunday – Wednesday 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Regular Days Off: Thursday – Saturday. Applicant must be willing to perform all job-related travel.
Trial period (if applicable) is required.

Benefit Highlights:
The Department of Rehabilitation Services provides a comprehensive benefits package designed to support our employees and their dependents.

Benefits Include:
• Generous state paid benefit allowance to help cover insurance premiums
• A wide choice of health insurance plans with no pre-existing condition exclusions or limitations
• Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care
• Employee assistance programs and health and fitness programs
• 11 paid holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave for the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous match
• Longevity Bonus for years of service
• 5% additional pay for the possession of an appropriate professional certification or licensure
• Training opportunities to help meet CEU requirements

Method of Application: 
ALL SOURCES – Applicants without previous state service OR currently in trial period status, must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line External Listings applicant system (www.jobaps.com/ok/). 

Current State of Oklahoma employees with permanent status in state service must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line Internal Listings applicant system (www.jobaps.com/OK/promo.asp).

For questions regarding specific duties or details of this job, please email HR@okdrs.gov

For inquiries on the application process or general application inquiries, please contact Applicant Services at (405) 521-2177.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Level I - requirements at this level consist of three years of experience working with developmentally disabled individuals in a residential care or treatment facility, including one year providing training and instruction for the developmentally disabled. 

Level II - requirements at this level consist of four years of experience working with developmentally disabled individuals in a residential care or treatment facility, including two years providing training and instruction for the developmentally disabled.

NOTES

Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.