JobID 62425 : Part time Job Coach (#2034015)

Job | Posted 17 days ago
Job Type


Part-Time Job Coach  - North Polk High School

Current 2019/2020 School year


Responsible for providing direct support, assistance, and transportation for students with their work-based learning job site and provide learning around the necessary skills related to their employment. 

Current Starting Hours: 3:30pm - 6:00pm  Monday - Tuesday - Thursday


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Preferred experience working with persons with developmental disabilities or in another health-related field preferred.

  • Excellent communication, written skills, organizational, and problem-solving skills. 


  • Responsible for ensuring a person-centered approach for employment support.

  • Provide support at the job location with the student.

  • Transport self and student to and from job placement.

  • Assist individuals on a one-to-one basis to achieve employment-related goals.

  • Serve as liaison between employers, individuals, family, and school while maintaining professional, positive relationships with employers.

  • Report and maintain communication with the supervisor, providing updates and progress as required and submitted timely.

  • Flexibility in the scheduling of work hours, location, and changes in the individual’s job tasks

  • Work with organizations to provide guidance and training. 

  • Perform all other duties as assigned.


This is a part-time position. 

No benefits are available for this position. 

Compensation ranges from $15-$18 an hour, depending on experience. 

Hours could vary during school breaks and summer months.

The North Polk Community School District is a progressive educational community located in the Des Moines metro area just north of Ankeny serving the communities of Alleman, Elkhart, Polk City, and Sheldahl.  The District proudly serves over 1600 learners from 3 year old preschool through 12th grade in four buildings (West Elementary, PK-3 thru 4th; Central Elementary, PK-4 thru 5th, Middle School, 6th-8th; and High School, 9th-12th).

Visit the North Polk website ( for application details.

The North Polk CSD is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.  It is the policy of the North Polk Community School District not to illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact the district’s Equity Coordinator, Mary Jane Stites, Director of Special Programs, 13930 NE 6th Street, Alleman, Iowa (515) 984-3400.

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North Polk Comm School District

13930 NE 6th St, Alleman, IA 50007
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,279 (USD)

State Average: $12,236 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 5%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 14.24

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 213