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Phone: 913-826-2600

10501 Lackman Road, Lenexa, KS 66219

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Provider Job Openings

Note: The Johnson County Community Developmental Disabilities Organization virtual resource fair will return April 5-8, 2021! Check out the schedule of events.

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.

Agency
We Care Home Health Service Inc
Position
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 or call 913-258-8864
Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
Life Centers of Kansas
Position
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.
Deadline
Open

 

Agency
Goodlife Innovations
Position
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
Please apply at mygoodlife.org/careers.
Questions? Contact Allie Heiner, Recruitment Manager, at (785) 917-9179 or at [email protected]
Deadline
Positions are hired based on company need, please apply ASAP to see real-time openings!

 

Agency
Goodlife Innovations
Position
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
Please apply at mygoodlife.org/careers.
Questions? Contact Allie Heiner, Recruitment Manager, at (785) 917-9179 or at [email protected]
Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
Eeroma Resources
Position
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, clear driving record.
Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
Mosaic
Position
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
Apply here: https://bit.ly/3lltuaI
Contact Susan Dusterhoft at 913-204-0196 or [email protected] for more details.
Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
Mosaic
Position
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 816-786-3762
Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
ResCare Kansas East
Position
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
www.rescare.com/careers or call 913-722-9419
Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
VIP Quality Services
Position
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

Onine: www.vipqualityservices.com

Karen Herndon
[email protected]

Kevin Flinn
[email protected]
913.522.2302

Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
Serenity Case Management
Position
Targeted Case Manager
Description
Coordination of services and supports for individual's on HCBS waiver
Requirements
A minimum of six months of full-time experience in the field of human services; and either a bachelor's degree or additional full-time experience in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities services, which may be substituted for the degree at the rate of six months of full-time experience for each missing semester of college.
- Background checks and licensing requirements.
- Must have previous case manager experience within a Social Service.
How to apply
Indeed/email: [email protected]
Deadline
Resumes and Cover Letters must be submitted by March 31, 2021

 

Agency
Heartstrings Community Foundation
Position
Team Leader
Description
Training and leading adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities in unique employment opportunities.
Requirements
High School Diploma/ GED
How to apply
Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
Options Services Inc
Position
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
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:
- 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 at www.optionsservices.org, "Employment".
Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
L’Arche Heartland
Position
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
Deadline
N/A

 

Agency
Johnson County Developmental Supports
Position
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.
Responsiblities 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 performance of various physical components at defined standards for the safety of employees and individuals served.
- Education can substitute for experience.
- Candidate must be able to successfully complete criminal and motor vehicle background screenings, which includes 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
Deadline
N/A