Mobile Cafe Employment Specialist

Mobile Cafe Employment Specialist

Employment Specialists in the VarietyWorks Program are
expected to help educate and provide support to the participants involved
within the VarietyWorks programs in respect to their given job roles and
expectations. This specific role will be expected to support three participants
each day in a Small Group Employment setting. The goal of this program is to
help its participants further develop their vocational skills in the hopes of
becoming more confident, independent and employable.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support and assist participants with daily job functions and activities.
  • Record daily progress notes that track progress towards each individuals outcomes as per their Individual Support Plan.
  • Write quarterly reports about progress made, interventions utilized, and detailed updates in regards to each individuals progress within the program.
  • Communicate with participants, families, and all related team members regarding daily program happenings, events, and progress.
  • Assist in the direct supervision of children in the assigned program as directed by the teacher or supervisors (e.g. bussing, classroom assignments, lunch, pool, etc.)
  • Model and maintain appropriate behavioral expectations across all environments, including but not limited to: conversation and social engagement, clean-up and self-care activities, listening, and everyday interactions for the purpose of demonstrating appropriate social behavior in a culturally sensitive manner.
  • Assist in ensuring the safety and well-being of all students within the program.
  • Maintain cleanly program areas and equipment.
  • Respond to emergency situations for the purpose of resolving immediate safety concerns and/or directing to appropriate personnel for resolution.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficiency and effectiveness of the program’s function.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35,000.00 – $39,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off


  • Day shift


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)