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Job Coaches for Adults with Disabilities: A Practical Guide

Job Coaches for Adults with Disabilities: A Practical Guide
 

For new and experienced job coaches, and those considering job coaching as a career, this practice-focused guide sets out established standards for supporting adults with physical and intellectual disabilities in long-term employment. It covers essential skills needed for the job... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781784509439
Barcode 9781784509439
Published 21 February 2019 by Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Author(s) Edited by Dillenburger, Karola
Edited by Matuska, Ewa
Edited by Bruijn, Marea de
Edited by Roettgers, Hanns Rudiger
Foreword by Piasek, Blazej
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ISBN-13 9781784509439
ISBN-10 1784509434
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Imprint Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publication Date 21 February 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) Edited by Dillenburger, Karola
Edited by Matuska, Ewa
Edited by Bruijn, Marea de
Edited by Roettgers, Hanns Rudiger
Foreword by Piasek, Blazej
Category Social Sciences
Disability: Social Aspects
Social Welfare & Social Services
Labour Economics
Labour Economics: Employment & Unemployment
Coping With Disability
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
Library of Congress People with disabilities - Vocational guidance - Europe, People with disabilities - Employment - Europe
NBS Text Social Issues, Services & Welfare
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly;General/trade
Dewey Code 362.40484094
Catalogue Code Not specified

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Defining the role of a job coach, this book sets out EU-wide training standards for helping people with disabilities gain and maintain meaningful employment.The book includes the perspectives of both people with disabilities and their job coaches, offering first-hand experience of the specific issues faced by those who want to enter the competitive open jobs market. It describes how to provide bespoke support for people with an intellectual disability, physical disability, as well as for autistic people and individuals with mental health conditions. Guidance on functional assessment, task analysis, collaborating with employers and training for new and student job coaches is also included.

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