Open Positions


Full-Time Program Leader

About the position:

  • Lead a variety of programs that focus on fitness, healthy living, creative expression and vocational experiences

  • Contribute to the development and assessment of participant goals

  • Collaborate with the Our Place team to plan group activities, community outings and special events

  • Build supportive and respectful relationships with participants with an emphasis on serving as a role model

Qualifications:

  • Prior experience working with teens and adults with developmental disabilities is preferred.

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree and/or professional qualifications in a related field (Counseling, Special Education, Social work) is preferred.

  • Must have strong teamwork, communication and effective time management skills.

  • Must display creativity and flexibility in working with groups.

  • Must pass a background check.

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.

  • Must be able to lift 25 pounds regularly.

  • Must be able to work outside in all types of weather.

  • Must be able to walk or stand for extended periods of time.

Benefits:

  • Medical and dental insurance

  • Paid time off

  • 403 (b) Plan (optional)

Job Type: Full-Time

If interested in the position, please email Cindy O'Donnell at codonnell@ourplaceofnewtrier.org with your cover letter and resume, or click here to apply.