Careers

We Are Hiring!

If you are interested in joining our team we would be most interested in reviewing your qualifications. A resume is required in order to apply. Click the link below to answer our pre-interview questionnaire and to attach your resume. (You will need to be logged into your Google account in order to access the questionnaire and upload your resume.)

Below are the areas we are currently hiring

  • Lynchburg, VA
  • Bristol, VA/TN

Employment Specialist/Job Coach

$12.50 - $13.00 an hour - Part-time

Do you have a passion for helping others? Do you enjoy working in your local community? Do you like meeting new people and doing something different every day? Are you looking for rewarding part-time employment which could lead to full time employment?
If you’ve said yes to these questions, then check-out Stand Up!

Our mission allows us the opportunity to support individuals who are searching for employment in the community and striving for independence.

Reasons to Work @ SUI

1. Ability to make a difference in other’s lives.
2. Become a valuable member of a diverse team.
3. Assist in making your community a better place to live and work.
4. Be on a team that strives to display our company values in every task we do.
5. Be a part of a unique culture where people convert their passion intoaction.

Position Overview: 

Our Employment Specialists (Job Coach) work with individuals that have mild to moderate disabilities to help them find and secure long term employment in their community. Once employment has been found, the employment specialist provides training on the job site to ensure success.

What makes a successful Employment Specialist?

1. “Go-Getter” Attitude
2. Ability to work independently.
3. Open Availability (days, nights, and weekends)
4. Organized
5. Strong computer knowledge

Ideal, but not required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education, Psychology, Human Services and Social Services, ASL Skills
  • Customer Service/Training Background

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $12.50 to $13.00 /hour

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote

Benefits:

  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement plan

Pay Frequency:

  • Monthly

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity