Positions Available


Would you like to be part of a dynamic team that works each day to support individuals with developmental disabilities? Then Orchard Village could be the place for you.

Orchard Village offers a comprehensive training and development program and excellent benefits for eligible employees:

  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Short-term Disability
  • Long-term Disability
  • Life insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Personal/Sick Time
  • 401k
  • Tuition reimbursement

Professional Positions

Special Education Teacher – Provides instruction and case management for students with disabilities, ages 17 to 22 at a therapeutic, transition day school.

Teacher Assistant – Works with students with disabilities, ages 17 to 22 at a therapeutic, transition day school.

RN  Trainer – Oversees organization’s medications administration program for clients with developmental disabilities living in group homes.

Vocational Specialist – Provides pre-vocational counseling, job development and job placement support and coaching.

Residential Program Coordinator – Support clients in 24 hour residential homes to live fulfilling lives in their communities. Carry emergency cell phone in Residential Program Manager’s absence. QIDP qualified.

Support Positions

Full and Part-time Direct Support Professional (DSP) – Support adults with developmental disabilities in our group homes.

Part-time Personal Support Worker (PSW) – Support a child or adult at the family’s home, one-on-one.

All Direct Support Professional (DSP) and Personal Support Worker (PSW) positions require an individual to meet the following qualifications:

  • 18 years old
  • High school diploma/GED
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to lift/transfer
  • Ability to pass the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) test
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check
  • Experience with individuals with developmental disabilities preferred
  • Positions are available in a variety of settings and during a variety of shifts (days, evenings, overnights, weekends)

For more information on career opportunities or positions at Orchard Village, please contact:

Olga Childers, Director Human Resources, (847) 967-1800 ext. 175
E-mail: olga_childers@orchardvillage.org