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Abilities First

Abilities First is always looking for caring and compassionate team members to join our organization. Through our supportive atmosphere, our employees have an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people with developmental disabilities in our community. Click below to browse our current job openings.

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THE NEXT STEP Support Coordinator

Support Coordinators manage a diverse caseload of moderate size and complexity. Prepare and complete case notes, quarterly reviews, annual reviews, service monitoring and any other required reports.Complete logging documentation and facilitate the interdisciplinary team’s development of the Individual Service Plan for each individual served.

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The Job Coach supports successful relationships between individuals with disabilities and their employers. Individuals work at various employment sites within the community. This support is individual-based and centered around work-related goals that focus on helping the individual obtain the maximum level of independence within their job and by developing natural supports. Services are provided at the individual’s place of employment.

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Associates will work hours agreed upon by the store manager and arrive to work on time. Team members will perform duties requested by managers that include, but are not limited to sorting donations, preparing items for resale, and customer service activities. Job activities are subject to change per business needs. Potential candidates will have the opportunity to be a part of this incredible social enterprise start-up here in the Springfield community.

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A Direct Support Professional for Art Inspired Academy is an entry level position providing desired supports and assistance to persons with developmental disabilities so that they may participate in Academy classes including music, theatre, visual arts, movement and additional creative arts programs. Experience in dance or fitness is highly recommended. This position will develop to include being the lead instructor as needed in the classes such as, theatre, movement, movie making, young child arts and more.

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Due to the significant number of inquiries, not all applications will receive a response.  Abilities First appreciates the interest in our agency, and will contact the applicants selected for telephone and in-person interviews.

Abilities First is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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