Job Coach Services
What are Job Coach Services?
Job coach services are designed to support students’ success as independent workers. Job coaches assist students who have the potential for independent employment, but need individualized, short-term, on-the-job support and training to succeed. The job coaches:
In addition, job coaches support employer expectations and assess students’ strengths and needs at the job site. They train students to perform jobs independently, evaluate student progress, and provide feedback to teachers and employers.
Who to contact?
Referrals can be made through the student's Employment and Transition representative, the Department Chair at the student's high school, or directly to the Job Coach Program coordinators.
Robin Sheare, Web Development Specialist
July 23, 2012