Criminal Justice Advocate- JISS Instructor- San Francisco
Company: Passport To Learning Inc.
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: November 26, 2022
\*\*\*NOW HIRING IMMEDIATELY \*\*\* JISS Instructor for
part-time or full-time positions in San Franscisco
PASSPORT TO LEARNING, INC. is seeking individuals with law and
order/ criminal justice backgrounds who have social service hearts
to work with people who have intellectual disabilities. The
positions are part-time with an option for full-time employment.
The JUDICIALLY INVOLVED SUPPORT SERVICES (JISS) INSTRUCTOR provides
coaching, counseling, and responsibility training to disabled
adults who are either on probation, parole or have pending court
cases to ensure compliance with court orders, deter recidivism and
The following are the essential functions of the job as a JISS
\*Participation in Clients' Peer Support Group
\*One to One Training & Support to clients on:
\* Recidivism Prevention -Critical Thinking Skills
\* Adherence to Probation Guidelines
\* Behavioral modification
\* Conflict Resolution, etc.
\* Accessing Community Services
\* Recovery/ Treatment Center
\* Job Placement -Housing, etc.
\* Progress Assessments and Reports
Candidates must be able to drive to meet with clients at their
homes and provide support with attending court-mandated
appointments and training in the community weekly. 95% of the work
is performed in the field. Only candidates residing within 25 miles
of one of the specified service areas are considered for this
position. The work is performed in San Francisco. The job also
requires attending meetings two times per month at one of three
Passport To Learning's regional offices located in San Francisco.,
for submitting progress documentation, attending staff meetings,
training, supervision, and client QA meetings. On-the-job training
Current positions opened locations:
Judicially Involved Support Service Instructors- Immediately Hiring
for the following areas: San Jose, Fairfield, and San
\*Compensation: Starting Salary: $29.00- $30.00 per hour based on
qualifications, plus mileage reimbursement.
\* Flexible Schedules; Evening and Weekend Hours available
\* Part-time and Full-time positions available.
\* Medical & Dental benefits available to full-time jobs.
\* Effective written and verbal communication skills
\* Ability to manage people with evasive and sometimes unreceptive
\* Knowledge of intellectual disabilities
\* Knowledge of the criminal justice system
\* Ability to do report writing to state agencies
\* Proficiency in MS WORD & MS EXCEL
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS degree in criminal justice,
criminology, psychology, or sociology.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.
Reliable transportation is a must. Valid California Driver's
License, Automotive Insurance, and CPR/ 1st Aid are required. An
extensive background clearance preformed after contingent offer to
hire is required, including a 3-year Motor Vehicle Report.
Please submit your resume to the attention of the HR Manager. In
the email correspondence, please identify the position and location
in which the application applies. Qualified candidates will start
work immediately! (EEOE)
Join the PTL Team! A community of caring people who help others in
their journey in life towards progress and independence.
For over 44 years, Passport To Learning, Inc. (PTL) has delivered
uncompromisingly effective life skills education, training, and
support services to individuals with intellectual disabilities and
other closely related intellectual /developmental disabilities
(ID/DD). PTL's services are offered through referrals from various
Regional Centers throughout Southern and Northern California.
PASSPORT TO LEARNING, INC. (PTL) is dedicated to serving a
community of individuals with intellectual disabilities that need
assistance in adapting to meet age-specific developmental
milestones. Independent Living Skills (ILS) and Adaptive Skills
Training (AST) are age-appropriate functional skills training for
individuals with Autism, Down Syndrome, and other intellectual
disabilities to increase their daily living skills at home and in
the community. Parenting Support Services (PSS) work one-to-one
with 'special needs' parents in a mentor-style / instructor
relationship to teach parenting skills. The judicially Involved
Support Services program (JISS) provides support and guidance to
clients in a mentor-style relationship to foster self-esteem and to
assist clients in becoming productive and confident members of
society. Supported Living Services (SLS) give support and
functional skills training in various areas of daily living, such
as Menu Planning, Meal Preparation, Money Management, Home
Maintenance, Community Safety, and Resources, Access to Health
* Health insurance
* Flexible schedules
* Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work
* Remote interview process
* Personal protective equipment provided or required
* Temperature screenings
* Social distancing guidelines in place
* Virtual meetings
* Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
* Multiple locations
* Temporarily due to COVID-19
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $29.29 - $30.29 per hour
* Dental insurance
* Flexible schedule
* Health insurance
* Retirement plan
* Vision insurance
* Monday to Friday
* Weekend availability
Passport To Learning supplies its employees with personal
protective equipment, including masks, gloves, and hand sanitizer.
The clients are required to wear a mask during the session. Social
distancing measures are encouraged whenever possible.
* Associate (Required)
* California Driver's License (Required)
* CPR & First Aid Certification (Preferred)
Willingness to travel:
* 25% (Required)
Work Location: On the road%58047475%
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