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"We are not a team because we work together. We are a team because we respect, trust and care for each other." A quote from Myiosha about UDS.

Key Features of Our Positions

No weekend/night hours on most positions
Typical work week is Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Excellent benefits
Full and part-time positions available
Great work environment
Hiring bonus
  • Direct Support Professional I

    Do you enjoy being able to help others and truly make a difference while also having the freedom to spend your NIGHTS and WEEKENDS relaxing or spending time with friends or family? As a Direct Support Professional with United Disability Services, you get all this and more!

    As a DSP, you will fulfill an instructor/trainer role and be directly involved in the instruction, training, and supervision of the individuals served, while assisting with personal care as needed. You will be helping the individuals served to learn and develop the skills needed to be included in the community.

    **HIRING BONUS**

    Become a part of our team and take part in many great benefits:

    • Paid Vacation and Sick
    • Health Insurance (Starting date of hire!)
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • HSA
    • 11 Paid Holidays (This includes a week-long Winter break!)
    • Employer Match Retirement Plan
    • Paid Life Insurance
    • Employee Referral Program ($250 per person referred!)
    • Hiring Bonus ($750 for full-time! $375 for part-time!)
    • Employee Assistance Program

    Availability:

    • This position is Monday through Friday **NO NIGHTS OR WEEKENDS**
    • Hours of Operation: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Full-time and part-time available

    Requirements:

    • High School Diploma / GED
    • Must pass a Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI), physical and drug screen
    • Must have valid driver’s license
    • Two years driving experience with no more than 2 points
    • Experience working with adults with developmental disabilities desirable, but we will provide PAID training

    Pay: Starting at $12.59

    United Disability Services is a social service not-for-profit agency that has been meeting the social, vocational, community living, low vision and transportation needs of people with disabilities since 1949.

    Apply Now 

    Or send resume to: Selena (HR Generalist) jobs@udsakron.org

    Or mail to:

    Attn: HR (DSP I)
    United Disability Services
    701 S. Main St. Akron, OH 44311

    We provide and support inclusive, life-enriching options through person-centered programs and advocacy
    Equal Opportunity Employer
  • Direct Support Professional II

    Do you enjoy being able to help others and truly make a difference while also having the freedom to spend your NIGHTS and WEEKENDS relaxing or spending time with friends or family? As a Direct Support Professional II with United Disability Services, you get all this and more!

    As a Direct Support Professional II you will be responsible for the development and instruction of social/recreational/leisure activities to adults with developmental disabilities.

    **HIRING BONUS**

    Become a part of our team and take part in many great benefits:

    • Paid Vacation and Sick
    • Health Insurance (Starting date of hire!)
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • HSA
    • 11 Paid Holidays (This includes a week-long Winter break!)
    • Employer Match Retirement Plan
    • Paid Life Insurance
    • Employee Referral Program ($250 per person referred!)
    • Hiring Bonus ($750 for full-time! $375 for part-time!)
    • Employee Assistance Program

    Availability:

    • This position is Monday through Friday **NO NIGHTS OR WEEKENDS**
    • Hours of Operation: 8:00am-4:30pm
    • Full-time and part-time available

    Requirements:

    • Associates Degree in related field
    • Must pass a Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI), physical and drug screen
    • Must have valid driver’s license
    • Two years driving experience with no more than 2 points
    • Experience with activity/recreational therapy is preferred, but not required
    • Experience working with adults with developmental disabilities desirable, but we will provide PAID training

    Pay: Starting at $14.66

    United Disability Services is a social service not-for-profit agency that has been meeting the social, vocational, community living, low vision and transportation needs of people with disabilities since 1949.

    Apply Now 

    Or send resume to: Selena (HR Generalist) jobs@udsakron.org

    Or mail to:

    Attn: HR (DSP II)
    United Disability Services
    701 S. Main St. Akron, OH 44311

    We provide and support inclusive, life-enriching options through person-centered programs and advocacy
    Equal Opportunity Employer
  • Consumer Outreach Specialist

    Do you enjoy helping others and truly being able to make a difference? Then we have just the opportunity for you!

    United Disability Services has openings for Consumer Outreach Specialist positions in our Residential program to work flexible part-time hours (10-20 hours per week) taking adults with disabilities into the community. You will be accompanying adults with disabilities in the community by taking them to concerts, helping them budget, attending sporting events, grocery shopping and many more activities.

    **HIRING BONUS**

    Requirements:

    · Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities preferred, but not required

    · Must be willing to use own transportation; with mileage reimbursement

    · High School Diploma/GED

    · Must pass a Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI), physical and drug screen

    · Must have valid driver’s license

    · Two years driving experience with no more than 2 points

    · Required level of car insurance

    Pay Rate: Starting at $12.59

    United Disability Services is a social service not-for-profit agency that has been meeting the social, vocational, community living, low vision and transportation needs of people with disabilities since 1949.

    Apply Now 

    Or send resume to: Selena (HR Generalist) jobs@udsakron.org

    Or mail to:

    Attn: HR (COS)
    United Disability Services
    701 S. Main St. Akron, OH 44311

    We provide and support inclusive, life-enriching options through person-centered programs and advocacy
    Equal Opportunity Employer
"My reward is watching people learn new things, making long lasting friends and the pure emotion I receive." A quote from Patty about working for UDS.

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