Position Descriptions - Programs

Instructor I

Hours per week: 30 – 40, Monday – Friday
Salary Range: Minimum Wage - Minimum Wage + $.50 per hour

General Description: Support adults with disabilities in becoming more independent by providing instruction in areas such as computers, communication, basic education, self-advocacy and vocational skills. Instructors provide training and support in various community sites and at individualized volunteer jobs. Instructors are also responsible for providing personal care in the restrooms and at lunch. High level of paperwork responsibilities as well as some aspects of program coordination as assigned.

Community Trainer/Job Coach

Hours per week: 30 – 37.5, Monday – Friday
Salary Range: Minimum Wage - Minimum Wage + $1.00 per hour

General Description: Support adults with disabilities to become more actively involved in their community by providing training and instruction in various community sites, including paid and volunteer job sites 100% of the day. Provide meaningful community training experience that includes vocational, destination, community access and recreation training. Provide on-the-job training, support and monitoring to consumers to ensure stability in job placement. Ensure continuity of consumer program through assessment, goal development and data collection.

Personal Development Coach

Hours per week: 30 – 35, Monday – Friday
Salary Range: Minimum Wage - Minimum Wage + $1.00 per hour

General Description: Responsible for teaching adults with developmental disabilities in community-based and site-based environments in such areas as vocational development, mobility, self-advocacy, social and interpersonal communication, basic education, recreation and leisure, computer skills and other personal goal areas. Responsible for goal development, goal implementation, program documentation and development of individual consumer program schedules.

Self Help Aide

Hours per week: 25 – 27.5, Monday – Friday
Salary Range: Minimum Wage - Minimum Wage + $.50 per hour

General Description: Provide personal care assistance to consumers in a way that ensures proper hygiene and safety while ensuring the dignity of the individual. Provide physical assistance to consumers daily in compliance with policy and procedure for proper lifting, safety techniques and feeding techniques.

Personal Support Assistant

Hours per week: 24.5, Monday – Friday
Salary Range: Minimum Wage - Minimum Wage + $.50 per hour

General Description: Responsible for coordinating the response to consumer personal care needs and provide complete individualized personal care to consumers on daily basis. Assist consumers in the areas or computers, basic education and advocacy skills. Ensure the organization and safety of consumer break areas and restrooms and assist with the organization of program supplies. Train other staff members to meet the individual personal care needs of consumers.

Program Coordinator Positions

As Coordinator positions become available, UCP hires Program Coordinators for the following programs:

  • Networks Program: This program provides support and training in the community including paid work and volunteer activities.
  • Habilitation Program: This is a vocational training program that provides paid work opportunities in bulk mail and assembly work.
  • Adult Development Program (ADC): This program provides training in vocational, communication, basic skill development, and social skills with partial community access.
  • Other Coordinator positions in other agency programs.
Position Descriptions - Thrift Stores

Cashier/Sales Associate

Hours per week: up to 28, Sunday – Saturday
Salary: Minimum Wage

General Description: Responsible for all cash register and accounting transactions. Provide excellent customer service to all customers and visitors. Responsible for general maintenance throughout the store, which include distribute merchandise to sales floor, keep racks of clothes full and all areas of the store neat and organized.

Processor

Hours per week: 28, Monday – Friday
Salary: Minimum Wage

General Description: Responsible for sorting donation items and preparing them for distribution into the stores.

Warehouse Helper

Hours per week: up to 28, Monday – Friday
Salary: Minimum Wage + $.25 per hour

General Description: Responsible for assisting with various physical tasks throughout the warehouse, which include stocking and packing away donated and processed product, heavy lifting of boxes and product, assemble donated items such as furniture and electronics, assist with unloading donation trucks and assist with general maintenance throughout the warehouse.

Store Lead

Hours per week: up to 28, Sunday - Saturday
Salary: Minimum Wage + $1.00 per hour

General Description: Responsible for assisting in the overall management and retail operations of the Thrift Stores.

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May 26
San Diego Enforcers Golf Classic
Rancho Bernardo Inn
Noon

Proceeds benefit United Cerebral Palsy. MORE: (858) 254-0876

June 3
San Diego Enforcers vs Orange County Lawmen
3pm kickoff; Cathedral Catholic HS
Proceeds benefit UCP.  MORE

June 16
UCP Day

Participating companies allow employees to dress casual in exchange for a donation to UCP.  MORE

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UCP Thrift Stores offer a unique shopping experience for our customers. We offer gently used products from vintage clothing and accessories to everyday fashions, household items, furniture, and antiques.

Our stores are conveniently located in Pacific Beach, City Heights and Chula Vista.

Locations and Information

Serving San Diego County since 1983, Precision Assembly is a unique business that can help with your bulk mail and assembly needs.

A division of United Cerebral Palsy of San Diego County, Precision Assembly offers quality service to customers and training and employment opportunities for people with disabilities.

The team of instructors and physically-challenged employees are dedicated to putting your needs first.

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Ready Stamps is a unique full service business that can help with stamps, engraving and printing needs.

A division of United Cerebral Palsy of San Diego County, Ready Stamps has been providing job training and employment for persons with disabilities since 1982.

As a manufacturer, we can provide quicker, more reliable service at a better price than those who are simply "supplying" marking devices.

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Employment Incentives

United Cerebral Palsy of San Diego offers competitive salaries and excellent incentives to our dedicated staff.

Program Staff Benefits:

  • Accrued vacation and sick leave (personal leave)
  • Paid Holidays - observes all major holidays
  • Health Insurance – employees have a choice between two insurance companies
  • Dental Insurance – employees have a choice between two plans
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance of $10K, $25K, or $50K, based on position level, is paid 100% by UCPSD.
  • Short-term Disability
  • AFLAC
  • 403b Retirement

Thrift Store Staff Benefits:

  • Accrued vacation (personal leave)
  • Paid Holidays - observes four major holidays
  • Health Insurance – employees have a choice between two insurance companies
  • Dental Insurance – employees have a choice between two plans
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance of $10K, $25K, or $50K, based on position level, is paid 100% by UCPSD.
  • Short-term Disability
  • AFLAC
  • 403b Retirement

Mileage Compensation:

Employees are paid mileage at the current UCPSD rate for transporting consumers and doing business for UCPSD.

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