Case Management/Social Services, Education/Teaching/Training
The Lifeskills Training Center for Children with Autism at Little Friends is currently seeking dedicated, caring candidates for the positions of PTInstructor and AM Program ASST. . One of the first of its kind in Illinois, the Lifeskills Training Center for Children with Autism program at Little Friends is an intensive residential training program that focuses on improving communication and behavior, while enhancing skill development. Six children live at the Center, returning home each weekend. The Center's highly-trained staff also works with the children's parents to ensure ongoing success in the home.
Responsibilities for these positions include but are not limited to, planning and implementing activity schedule, providing basic care services and implementing the children’s ISPs in a systematic and goal directed manner in a residential group home for children with autism.
• Career-shaping DSP training. Some night and weekend training available for flexibility.
• Competitive Pay Rates-$11.50-$12.95
• Excellent Benefits for Full-Time Positions.
For more information about Little Friends,
Please visit our website at www.littlefriendsinc.org
High school diploma or GED required, Bachelor's preferred.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Must have valid IL driver's license, reliable transportation and good driving record.
Must be able to lift or assist children over 60lbs.
Must be able to pass pre-employment basic education testing.
3 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Little Friends is a private, non-profit organization serving children and adults with autism and other developmental disabilities. Based in Naperville, Illinois, Little Friends operates 11 dynamic programs including three alternative schools, family support and consultation services, vocational training programs, community-based residential services and the Little Friends Center for Autism. Founde...d in 1965, Little Friends serves more than 800 people each year throughout DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Will, and western Cook counties.
Little Friends employs more than 400 professionals in a variety of full-time and part-time positions. Our dedicated staff is highly regarded for its dedication to serving children and adults with autism and other development disabilities, and for the innovative solutions they often find to help each of the individuals we serve reach their fullest potential.