Positions Available

JOIN OUR TEAM!

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

School Director & Principal – Manages Orchard Academy operations including daily operations and staff management. Type 75 required.

Events & Development Associate – Supports events and development operations.

Paraprofessional – Provides 1:1 and group instruction to special education students and teachers.

Job Coach – Provides vocational training and supports persons with disabilities on their jobs in community based settings; teaching and adapting the environment so that increasing levels of independence are achieved.

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
  • Completion of a physical exam and TB test within 14 days of hire
  • 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