Learning and Development Coach

Job description

Melly’s Market + Café is looking for a people to join our team that are passionate about teaching and coaching adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

You’d be great for this role if you:

· Love teaching, training and coaching others

· Have excellent communication skills

· Consider yourself a “people person,” and enjoy meeting others.

· Are patient and stay calm under pressure

· Have a passion for creating more opportunities within the disability community

· Are a natural leader and excellent executer

This would be an ideal role for someone looking to gain more experience in teaching, training or coaching.

Job Description:

Working as a Training and Development Coach, you will:

· Know our menu inside and out and provide hands-on training and support to each adult with disability in our training program and on the floor.

· Coach adults with disabilities through our Interactive Workplace Program, customizing the modules for each trainee.

· Develop activities (from a lesson plan) such as baking, drink making, merchandising, cleaning, health and safety that mimic the tasks completed as an employee of a busy cafe

· Teach and mentor each trainee and provide lots of positive support and guidance

· Prepare daily progress reports for each trainee to Program Manager

· Instruct trainee on socially acceptable behaviors and personal development skills

· Coach adults with disabilities through our Drink Menu and POS system for our Interactive Workplace Program


· Experience working in a café or restaurant

· Experience or education in teaching, training or coaching


· Previous leadership experience

· Previous experience with persons with intellectual and development disabilities

    Apply with Resume and Cover Letter by emailing : info@mellysworkplace.ca