Habilitation Specialist II (SociAbilities)
United Disability Services has a full-time Habilitation Specialist II position with no evening/weekend hours located in Akron. This position is responsible for the development and instruction of social/recreational/leisure activities to adults with developmental disabilities.Required: BA/BS in related field, prior experience with activity/recreational therapy preferred, background check, and physical w/drug screen. Excellent benefits package includes health insurance, paid vacations and sick leave, paid holidays, employer paid life insurance, and retirement plan.Submit resume w/cover letter to ATTN: HR (HSII/Soc), United Disability Services, 701 S. Main St. Akron, OH 44311 or e-mail Jobs@udsakron.org. EEO.
United Disability Services has a full-time position with no evening/weekend hours open in our Twinsburg facility. This position is an instructor/trainer role of the DD population and directly involved in personal care, instruction, training, and supervision of consumers. This position requires the ability to implement written training and behavior modification programs as instructed.Excellent benefits package includes health insurance, paid vacations and sick leave, paid holidays, employer paid life insurance, and retirement plan.Experience working with adults with developmental disabilities desirable. Requirements: HS/GED, BCI, and drug screen.Submit letter of interest and resume to ATTN: HR/WSI, United Disability Services, 701 S. Main St. Akron, OH 44311-1019 or Jobs@udsakron.org EOE.
United Disability Services have positions available for a Habilitation Aide in our Active Endeavors program located in Akron and in our Kent facility. These positions are direct care positions that serve adults with developmental disabilities and responsible for assisting consumers with all personal needs. Hours worked are Mon-Fri, no evenings. Exceptional benefits include health insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, employer paid life insurance, and retirement plan.Experience preferred in lifting, feeding and working with adults with developmental disabilities, but not required. Training will be provided. Requirements include proof of HS/GED; BCI; references and physical w/drug screen.Interested candidates should submit cover letter with resume to: United Disability Services, Attn: AE/Aide or Kent/Aide, 701 S. Main St., Akron, OH 44311 or Jobs@udsakron.org. EEO.
United Disability Services has a full-time position open for a Recruiter/Staffing Coordinator. This position is responsible for all facets of successful employee staffing activities throughout the Agency including recruitment, interviewing, selection and onboarding. This will be achieved by employing traditional sourcing strategies and resources as well as developing new, creative recruiting ideas. This position performs confidential personnel duties under the supervision of the Human Resources Manager.The successful candidate should possess excellent interpersonal skills, be self-motivated and able to work independently and in cooperation with others, and have the ability to effectively speak with individuals and small groups. Candidates must also possess strong organizational, time-management and computer skills.Exceptional benefits include health, paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays and retirement plan. Requirements include a bachelor’s degree in human resources or related field. Previous professional recruiting experience preferred. General knowledge of various employment law and practices. BCI; references and physical w/drug screen required.Interested candidates should submit cover letter with resume no later than Friday, July 17, 2015 to the attention of: United Disability Services, Attn: HR (Recruiter), 701 S. Main St., Akron, OH 44311 or Jobs@udsakron.org. EEO.
United Disability Services has an immediate opening for a part-time on-call driver to transport persons with disabilities and provide passenger assistance. Candidates must possess the ability to provide passenger assistance and demonstrate understanding and compassion for the general and specific needs of the passengers they transport. Required: Five years driving experience w/good record (no more than 2 points), must possess current/valid Ohio driver’s license, HS/GED; background check, and physical w/drug screen. Individuals who hold Class “C” CDL w/passenger endorsement preferred.Submit resume w/letter of interest to UDS Attn: HR (On Call Driver), 701 S. Main St., Akron, OH 44311or send e-mail to Jobs@udsakron.org EEO
United Disability Services has two openings for full-time Program Subs in our Adult Services Program serving adults with developmental disabilities. These positions will be trained to work in all areas and all locations within Adult Services, including Akron, Kent and Twinsburg, and will fill vacancies due to absences. These positions are an instructor/trainer role and will be directly involved in instruction, training and supervision and personal care of consumers.Experience preferred in lifting, feeding and working with adults with developmental disabilities, but not required. Training will be provided. Requirements include proof of HS/GED; BCI; references and physical w/drug screen. College in related field helpful. These positions will include an additional $1.00 per hour premium at start as well as incumbents in this position will have the opportunity to earn additional one-time base salary increases of $.25 per hour at intervals of 6 months and 1 year. Exceptional benefits are available to include health, paid vacation, sick leave, and retirement plan. Interested candidates should submit cover letter w/resume to: United Disability Services, Attn: HR/Sub, 701 S. Main St., Akron, OH 44311 or Jobs@udsakron.org. EEO.
Consumer Outreach Specialist
Are you looking to supplement your income? Do you like to help others? Then we may have just the opportunity for you! United Disability Services, an accredited social service agency, has openings for Consumer Outreach Specialist positions in our Residential Program to work part time approximately 20 hours per week. Daytime hours available to attend medical appointments or evening/weekend hours available to provide direct care and recreational outings to adults with developmental disabilities. Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities preferred but not required. Must be willing to use own transportation; with mileage reimbursement. Required: HS/GED; 5 yrs driving experience w/ good driving record, required level of car insurance, background check, and physical w/drug screen. Submit resume and cover letter to Attn: HR Dept. (COS), United Disability Services 701 S. Main St. Akron, OH 44311-1019 or to Jobs@udsakron.org. EEO
We currently have an opening for an Employment Trainers in our Community Employment Department to provide individualized jobsite assessment and coaching for people with disabilities at community-based employment locations. Positions will work under the direct supervision of the Community Employment Manager to provide customized support services consistent with the mission and values of the Agency.HS diploma or equivalent required. College degree and/or at least two years experience working with people with disabilities in a vocational setting preferred. Position requires excellent documentation and communication skills; ability to think critically and use independent judgment in decision-making situations; basic computer knowledge, including e-mail and MS Word. Must be available to work a flexible schedule working about 20 hours per week. Must pass background check and physical w/drug screen. Must have 5 years driving experience with a proven safe driving record.Interested candidates should submit letter of interest and resume to the attention of: United Disability Services, Attn: HR/ET, 701 S. Main St., Akron, OH 44311 or Jobs@udsakron.org. EEO.