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Employment Services

Supported Employment Services is a personnel service that matches dependable employees to  employer’s to locate dependable, responsible and loyal employees. The goal is to assist persons with disabilities to find and maintain rewarding jobs in the community. 

 

Career Exploration

• Individual has 90 days to complete up to 34 hours of “career exploration”

• Main objective is to discover if person wants a job in the community in an integrated       environment (regular workforce)

 

Skyline Center will prepare individuals for competitive employment by:

• Completing job applications

• Coach techniques for interviewing 

• Coach appropriate professional behavior and appearance

• Train on relevant work practices

 

Once the individual is placed in the community, Skyline will provide

Job Coaching such as:

• Orientation to job site, tasks and structure

• On the job training at the job site

• Mastery of job tasks

• Contact with coworkers and supervisory staff as appropriate

• Assistance in integrating into the work environment or changes in the work environment

• Consultation with other support team members as needed

• Ongoing contact with all parties to ensure continued satisfaction and success

 

Business Benefits

• Dependable, loyal, competent employees

• Increased pool of labor available

• Cuts down on training costs

• Reduced staff turnover