Full and part time positions to provide direct support to older children and adolescents with autism and severe behavioral challenges served by the Great Lakes Center for Autism Treatment and Research Intensive Treatment Residential Program. Duties include: implementing behavioral interventions; providing personal and/or medical assistance; and assisting individuals in obtaining greater independence and community participation. High school diploma/GED required; college coursework in psychology/applied behavior analysis/special education preferred. Evening, overnight, and weekend shifts available. Hourly wage begins at $17.00, adjusted for experience; Bachelor’s degree begins at $18.77.
High school diploma/GED required; Bachelor’s degree preferred with coursework in at least 2 college courses relating to child/adolescent development, applied behavior analysis, psychology of learning, education and/or communication disorders. Additional training provided. Individuals with relevant experience in residential treatment programs preferred.
To be eligible to complete an employment application for ROI, you must meet the following criteria:
- Education: High school diploma or GED
- Age: Must be at least 18 years of age
- Background: Ability to successfully pass criminal background check
- Transportation: ROI operates several programs in Kalamazoo County. It is our expectation that ROI employees successfully arrive at scheduled destinations. Hiring preference will be given to those individuals who meet and maintain the standards for ROI “Driver” status.