Job Information

Barber National Institute Small Group Employment - Associate Instructor in ERIE, Pennsylvania

Small Group Employment - Associate Instructor

*Positions available to work the following schedules.  *

Monday - Friday 8:30am-4:30pm or Monday - Friday 11:00am - 7:00pm

Help adults with intellectual disabilities gain the skills they need for meaningful employment through guidance in small workgroups.

The Associate Instructor -- Full-Time position responsibilities include supporting adults with disabilities around Barber National Institute with social, vocational, and job-seeking skills in the areas of janitorial and outdoor maintenance, which includes completion of the grounds contract work throughout the season of April through October and subbing for janitorial contracts currently held. Through the Small Group Employment program, opportunities are provided to individuals who wish to transition from school or unemployment into an integrated, competitive workforce.

Associate Instructor:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Preferred experience working with adults with intellectual disabilities
  • Valid driver's license preferred, not required
  • Eligibility for State Police Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse History Clearance
  • FBI clearance is required for individuals who do not meet PA residency requirements

Perks with a Purpose Our benefits are created with YOU in mind.

Healthcare • Highmark Medical and Mental Health • Free Delta Dental Coverage • Free Davis Vision Coverage • Short & Long-Term Disability Insurance • Healthcare Flexible Spending Account Financial Well-being • 401K and 403B Retirement Savings options • On-Demand Pay • Employee Referral Bonus program • Student Loan Forgiveness • College Scholarship & Tuition Discounts • Employee Discounts *Life & Family Support • *Free Life Insurance • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account • LifeSolutions Employee Assistance Program • Erie Campus*- discounted on-site weekday childcare • Employee discounts for select events and services

Who is Barber National Institute?

The Barber National Institute is a non-profit committed to its mission of providing the highest quality services for children and adults with autism, intellectual disabilities, or behavioral health challenges and their families. Since our founding in 1952, we have evolved into a multi-faceted organization serving more than 6,200 individuals annually with a wide range of educational, vocational, residential, and behavioral health programs.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. If you need an accommodation to apply, please contact HR. EOE

Qualified candidates may apply by clicking, "Apply Now". Next, submit your resume. You may complete a cover letter on the following screen. *You must contact the employer via one of the methods listed on the screen after clicking "Apply for this job". * Please be sure to identify PA CareerLink as your referral source.