Careers at Easterseals
At Easterseals, we believe that everyone -regardless of ability - should have the opportunity to live, learn, work, play and participate in our community. Easterseals staff make this happen everyday by creating meaningful connections while empowering those they support. Our staff have always been the heroes behind the scenes making a difference in the lives of others. If you want to make the world a better place while having a meaningful career where you can grow – join our team today.
As an Easterseals Midwest employee, you'll receive a competitive benefits package including:
• Medical, dental, and vision benefits (for full-time employees)
• 403(b) retirement plan
• Life insurance and voluntary insurance
• Flexible spending accounts
• Paid time off for full-time staff
• Flexible schedules
• Paid training
• A diverse workplace
• Opportunities for growth and advancement
Community Living Careers
Our Community Living Services help individuals with disabilities live in homes of their own in the St. Louis, Bolivar, St. Joseph, and Springfield, Missouri communities. Positions include:
Community Living Specialist (CLS) — Provide assistance with each individual’s daily activities, including meal preparation and planning, medication administration, personal care, and community involvement. As a Community Living Instructor, you can choose the schedule that fits your life.
Workforce Management Schedules:
5 Day Workweek:
• Full-time employment
• Monday-Friday schedule
• $15 -22.50/hour
• Eligible for extra weekend shifts
3 Day Workweek:
• Full-time employment
• Sunday-Wednesday or Wednesday-Saturday schedule
• 12-13 hour shifts
• Average of $15 - 22.50/hour
• Eligible for additional shifts and overtime
• Time and half pay for Saturday/Sunday shifts
Community Living Supervisory & Management Positions — Provide leadership and oversight to program staff, ensuring quality standards are met.
Autism Services Careers
Our Autism Services support more than 3,100 individuals and families across the Easterseals Midwest region. Job positions include:
ABA Implementers — Conduct Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy with individuals with autism.
Clinical Professionals — Including Board Certified Behavior Analysts, provide ABA program oversight and Autism Training Specialist to assist caregivers in learning effective means in which to interact with and teach their child with autism.
Individual Support Assistants — Work directly with children and adults with autism either in the home or at an agency location.
Employment and Community Services Careers
Our Employment and Community Services help teens and adults with disabilities build skills and find competitive, meaningful employment in the Cape Girardeau, Kansas City, St. Joseph, Springfield, Bolivar, and St. Louis communities. Positions include:
Community Services Instructors (CSIs) — Support adults with disabilities by teaching social, communication, community, and leisure skills.
Job Coaches — Support individuals in competitive work settings as well as support their employers to achieve job success.
Pre-Employment Trainers — Help people with disabilities access community resources, utilize public transportation, develop positive relationships, and improve prevocational skills.
Whether you have previous experience in our field, or you are looking to pursue a new career path, we want to hear from you!
Easterseals Midwest is an equal opportunity employer. We afford all employees or applicants equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or veteran status in all employment actions.
Title VI Notice
Easterseals Midwest operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, or national origin, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Learn more.
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