Employment Opportunities

New Horizons, a non-profit serving individuals with special needs for nearly 65 years, seeks self-starters to be in various departments including Residential Living, Community Living, and Employment Services.  The work we have available is in the San Fernando Valley area. 

All DRIVING POSITIONS :

  • Must be 21 years or older
  • Must have a valid California Driver License and driving record acceptable to our insurance carrier
  • Must be legally driving for at least 3 years in the United States
  • Must successfully pass all pre-employment requirements, including background check, drug screening, and physical

Custodial Training and Site Coordinator

(Full-time, Monday to Friday, 9:00 am – 5:30 pm (flexible))

The Custodial Training Coordinator oversees training of consumers at the New Horizons campus site, providing them with the skills and supports they need to graduate from New Horizons and move into competitive independent employment. Additionally, the CTC is responsible for  maintaining clean, well-maintained buildings and grounds in and around the New Horizons campus.


Sam’s Café Food Service and Banquet Hall Worker –
Level 2

(Part-time, 30 hours/week, 10:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday (flexible))

The Sam’s Café Food Service and Banquet Hall Worker coordinates and maintains daily operations in Sam’s Café.  Complies with New Horizons’ policies and procedures on customer satisfaction and service excellence. Works effectively and collaboratively with others toward common goals.


Direct Support Staff – Tier 1

(Part-time: 7am-3pm, Sat/Sun; 3pm-11pm, Sat/Sun; overnights, Sat/Sun)

And other shifts as needed. Assist residents to succeed in a residential home by teaching them personal living skills, and joining them in group activities. Comfortable with all aspects of adult hygiene. Must have ability to drive 8-passenger van. Additional requirements for this position are: pass a criminal background check. Have access to a car and an acceptable driving record.  Driving at least 3 years in the US.


JOB COACH

(Part-time: Flex hours-7 days a week. )

Provides instruction, coaching, assistance, support, and advocacy needed by individuals with developmental disabilities (consumers) to successfully work in a community job setting.


JOB DEVELOPER

(Full-time: 8:30am-4:00pm)

Develops individual and group job placements in community employment for adults with developmental disabilities (consumers).  Additional requirements for this position are: ability to pass a criminal background check; and have access to a car with acceptable driving record.  Driving at least 3 years in the US.


LIFE SKILLS INSTRUCTOR/MENTOR

(Part-time: Flex hours-7 days a week.  Various shifts available during the week and/or weekends may include overnights /early mornings)

Assist individuals living independently with basic self-help skills, house-keeping/meal preparation along with socialization activities.  Aid individuals with developmental disabilities with their basic self-help skills, and oversee and participate in basic housekeeping and meal preparation duties.  Additional requirements are: ability to pass a criminal background check; and have access to a car with acceptable driving record.
Driving at least 3 years in the US.


COMMUNITY SUPPORT INSTRUCTOR

(Part-time: Flex hours-7 days a week.  Various shifts available during the week and/or weekends may include overnights /early mornings)

The Community Support Instructor (CSI) provides instruction, coaching, assistance, support, and advocacy to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities that are transitioning from the Work Services program into volunteer settings and inclusive community activities.  The CSI-Level Two serves as the Team Lead for assigned community sites including the transportation of consumers to and from the site.  Additional requirements are: ability to pass a criminal background check; and have access to a car with acceptable driving record.  Driving at least 3 years in the US.


New Horizons offers a supportive, team environment. More importantly, it offers the opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life and well-being.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however due to the volume of applications received, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.