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

Director, Vocational Services – Responsible for direction and oversight of community based employment program (DHS, DRS) and InnOVations, a vocationally focused day program.

Special Education Teacher, Temporary – Provides instruction and case management for students with disabilities, ages 17 to 22 at a therapeutic, transition day school. Summer session only, June 4, 2018 to July 12, 2018.

Recreation Specialist – Follow best practice models for implementing therapeutic recreational interventions both 1:1 and in group settings.

Behavior Analyst – Follow best practice models for implementing behavior plans to support for clients.

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