Provider Job Openings

Working in the IDD field is incredibly rewarding. There are many opportunities to work with individuals served in Johnson County. The service providers below currently have job openings. Please contact the provider for more information.

Eeroma Resources

Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Description

This position is responsible for providing direct support, positive direction, and assistance to individuals in accordance with program policies and procedures; and personal outcome measures.

Requirements

High school graduate or equivalent. Additional experience with people with developmental disabilities preferred or as required by regulations. Must be 18 years of age, or older. Must have valid driver’s license, clean driving record.

How to Apply

Apply online at romaresources.com

Apply online

Deadline

N/A

Goodlife Innovations

Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Description

We are looking to hire a committed, compassionate DSP to provide direct care in our small, family-style group home settings. This position will focus on personal care, behavioral support, teaching skills, and fostering engagement in the local community!

Requirements

Must be at least 18 years old; have a valid Driver’s License (for daytime/evening positions); pass an industry-standard background check; field experience preferred BUT NOT REQUIRED.

How to Apply

Apply online at mygoodlife.org/careers 

Questions? Contact Allie Heiner, Recruitment Manager, at (785) 917-9179 or at [email protected]

Apply online

Deadline

Positions are hired based on company need, please apply ASAP to see real-time openings!

Certified Medication Aide (CMA)

Description

We are looking to hire a committed, compassionate CMA to assist with passing medication to adults with disabilities. This position will focus on personal care, behavioral support, teaching skills, and fostering engagement in the local community!

Requirements

Must provide a valid Kansas CMA license number/credentials; have a valid Driver’s License; pass an industry-standard background check.

How to Apply

Apply online at mygoodlife.org/careers 

Questions? Contact Allie Heiner, Recruitment Manager, at (785) 917-9179 or at [email protected]

Apply online

Deadline

N/A

Heartstrings Community Foundation

Team Leader

Description

Training and leading adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities in unique employment opportunities.

Requirements

High School Diploma/ GED

How to Apply

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 913.649.5700

Apply online

Deadline

N/A

Johnson County Developmental Supports

Direct Support Professional

Description

Johnson County Developmental Supports (JCDS) is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of part-time Direct Support Professional for their residential services division. JCDS serves people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We focus on individuals’ abilities, provide choice driven supports, and advocate alongside people to live and work in our community. We aspire to build a community that promotes, supports, and embraces people of all abilities.

Direct Support Professionals are responsible for the delivery of services with JCDS. We are always looking for great people and have multiple openings for this job. Qualified applicants will remain as an active candidate for a period of up to 90 days after the close date. Check out our job preview video.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provides, assists with, or coaches individuals on personal care needs with limited supervision; provides crisis interventions, including physical intervention and restraint to ensure the safety of individuals; monitors and/or administers medication as prescribed; monitors and documents mental and physical condition of individuals.
  • Teaches, coaches and provides guidance and support on various skills to enable productive lives of individuals; assists individual and family members to identify strategies or treatment options and participates in the development and modification of plans to regain ability to make independent choices and promote coping skills; develops and maintains a positive and effective relationship with service recipients, families, and other service providers, serving as the main point of contact.
  • Organizes and participates in meetings related to care coordination; completes documentation for direct services provided to ensure timely and accurate completion.
  • Transports individuals receiving services to appointments, activities, and/or work.

Requirements

A high school diploma or equivalent and one year of related experience working in a human services field is required. A valid driver's license and good driving record are required.

  • This position requires the performance of various physical components at defined standards for the safety of employees and individuals served.
  • Education can substitute for experience.
  • The candidate must be able to successfully complete criminal and motor vehicle background screenings, which include KDADS required screenings and registry checks, and a post-offer TB test.
  • This position may require the use of a personal vehicle to transport clients.

How to Apply

Apply online

Deadline

N/A

L’Arche Heartland

Professional Services Coordinator

Description

Training new assistants, attends BASIS meetings, oversight of five household accounts, maintain contact notes, conducts three month and annual reviews of assistants.

Requirements

At least a bachelors degree, case management experience preferred

How to Apply

by email

Deadline

N/A

Life Centers of Kansas

Direct Support Professional/Lead Direct Support Professional

Description

Provides day and residential supports for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Assisting individuals with daily living skills including meals, hygiene and passing medication, and personal development.

Requirements

Prefer applicants with one year of experience, however LCKS will train the right applicant. At least 18 years or older with a valid driver’s license. Flexible individual willing to work as a team and provide quality care.

How to Apply

Apply online at Lifecentersofkansas.com/career-opportunities

Apply online

Deadline

Open

Mosaic

Direct Support Associate (DSP). Full-time and Part-time Positions Available!

Description

If you'd like to help people with intellectual disabilities enjoy a full life, look no further! Mosaic is looking for Direct Support Professionals to join our mission to provide caring support in the communities we serve. It is life-changing work as we strive to be a leader in quality services and advocacy.

Great benefits! Mosaic offers multiple options at competitive rates, including health insurance, tuition reimbursement and paid time off that accrues immediately upon hire. Benefits eligibility may differ based on position. In this position you will:

  • Train and develop daily living skills and life activities for people we serve
  • Provide quality services to people we support
  • Be responsible for the health, safety and emotional support of the people we serve
  • Electronically document the services and supports provided

Requirements

Desire to make a positive difference in people's lives. No experience or educational requirements needed. We provide thorough training.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Valid U.S. driver's license required, where applicable.
  • Work requires frequent physical activity including extended periods of standing, walking, and bending with occasional periods of sitting, kneeling, climbing, stooping, crouching, squatting and balancing.
  • Work also requires constant reaching between knee and shoulder level as well as frequent reaching below knee level and overhead.
  • Work requires occasional independent lifting up to 25 pounds, frequent push/pull up to 40 pounds of force and the ability to safely transfer 50 pounds.

How to Apply

Contact Susan Dusterhoft at 913-204-0196 or susan.dusterhoft[email protected] for more details.

Apply online

Deadline

N/A

Independent Contractor

Description

Mosaic at home providers are independent contractors, offering services in their home for people with intellectual disabilities. It is a rewarding experience for the provider and the person who receives support.

Requirements

Experience is preferred but not required

How to Apply

Mark Gonzalez at 816-786-3762

Deadline

N/A

Options Services Inc

Direct Support Professional

Description

Options Services, Inc. is currently hiring Residential House Managers and Direct Care Professionals for individuals with Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities.

The purpose of this position is to be a role model and mentor to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities become active, healthy and responsible members in their homes, at their jobs or day activity and in our community. DSPs must assist with and teach Individuals to complete daily living skills that include, but are not limited to preparing nutritious meals; hygiene care accessing community; dispensing medications; monitoring general health and documenting properly as required. Must also be able to assist with problem-solving, conflict resolution and be willing to support individuals with challenging behavioral needs or close health monitoring. Managers will have additional documentation and leadership responsibilities.

Requirements

  • Valid Driver's License
  • Able to navigate various computer programs
  • Legible and concise writing and verbal communication skills
  • Team orientated work ethic
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must pass comprehensive background check
  • Ability to lift or transfer individuals between wheelchairs, bathtub, shower, bed, etc.

How to Apply

Apply online at optionsservices.org

Apply online

Deadline

N/A

ResCare Kansas East

Direct Support Professional

Description

Provide direct supports to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in group home settings.

Requirements

At least 18 years of age with HS diploma or GED, valid driver’s license.

How to Apply

Apply online at rescare.com/careers

or call 913-722-9419

Apply online

Deadline

N/A

VIP Quality Services

Residential Care Provider

Description

Provide quality care, support and engagement for our residential individuals.

Requirements

  • Prior experience (a minimum of 2 years is preferred) in providing services and supports to individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities in a residential setting.
  • Ability to successfully assist with uncooperative clients.
  • Valid driver’s licenses to accomplish necessary travel.
  • Insurability through the company’s auto insurance.
  • Successfully pass a background check.
  • Ability to communicate (verbally and written) with all levels of personnel.
  • Capable of working responsibly with highly confidential information.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • To learn, understand and acknowledge all VIPQS policies and procedures.
  • Pass all VIPQS mandatory background checks.
  • Successfully complete all VIPQS mandatory training.

How to Apply

In person or online.

Address: 863 n Mart-Way Dr., Olathe, KS 66061

You may contact Karen Herndon or Kevin Flinn for more information

Apply online at vipqualityservices.com

Apply online

Deadline

N/A

We Care Home Health Service Inc.

CAN, Personal Care, Aide

Description

Assisting clients within their home environments with light cleaning, cooking, laundry, bathing, grooming, and errands.

Requirements

No experience necessary, must pass background checks, TB/Physical, CPR

How to Apply

Apply online at 7140.axiscare.com

Apply online

Deadline

N/A