Individuals have opportunity to obtain "real world" work experience in a competitive employment environment with the support of a Job Coach. Work experience enables individuals to increase skill levels and task knowledge while decreasing the need for intensive support. Job Coach to client ratio is based on the individual's need for supervision and training. Opportunity is given to be trained on a variety of tasks in order to gain competence in meeting demands similar to those in competitive employment situations. Readiness and motivation for competitive employment are assessed, and competitive employment is a possible outcome for the individual.
Work experience opportunities provided include:
Packaging & assembly