Job Openings

 

Currently Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County – eitas is accepting applications and resumes for the following positions.

Support Coordination Supervisor

    Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County – eitas is seeking a Support Coordination Supervisor.  This position will supervise a team of 10 Support Coordinators and ensure a high quality, integrated approach to support coordination for persons with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD) supported by eitas.
    The successful external candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Rehab, Social Work, Special Ed or a closely related field (Master’s Degree preferred); at least four years of experience in providing support coordination for persons with developmental disabilities; plus three years of supervisory experience, with at least two of those years directly supervising support coordination; knowledge of Medicaid billing and Targeted Case Management services as defined by Medicaid; and familiarity with the principles of person-centered planning and implementation.
    Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County – eitas offers competitive salaries, excellent company-paid benefits, and an excellent working environment.  Salary will be based on experience.
    Qualified applicants will submit a resume with cover letter and salary history to phurd@eitas.org  (please list job title in subject line of your email) or via mail, Attn: Human Resources, 8511 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO  64138.  No telephone calls please.  Application deadline:  June 10, 2017.

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Support Coordinators

      We are seeking full-time Support Coordinators to provide case management services within a person-centered support and planning framework and be able to develop person-centered plans for persons with developmental disabilities.
      The position requires at minimum: One or more years of professional experience in social work, special education, psychology, counseling, vocational rehabilitation, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech thereapy or in providing direct care to people with developmental disabilities and a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 24 semester hours or 36 quarter hours of credit in one or a combination of human service field specialties.
      We offer competitive salaries, great company-paid benefits, and an excellent working environment.  Salary will be based on experience.  Please submit your resume with cover letter and salary history to phurd@eitas.org or mail  Human Resources, Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County-eitas, 8511 Hillcrest Road, Kansas City, MO  64138.

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Community Health Worker

    We are seeking a full time Community Health Worker (CHW) to work closely with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families, helping to develop health outcomes and access needed community resources.  The Community Health Worker will work in the Administrative Office and travel throughout the community, supporting a caseload of approximately 20 individuals, and developing relationships with provider agencies as an advocate and liaison for those supported.

    The qualified candidate will have a high school diploma or GED, previous experience (preferably at least 1 year) working with individuals with I/DD, and a valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record and vehicle insurance, or available transportation for the completion of all job duties.  This position requires considerable professionalism and organizational skills, basic computer skills, and knowledge of community resources for underserved populations.  Starting pay will be based on experience.  Current employees of Developmental Disability Resources of Jackson County – eitas who are interested may submit a letter of interest to Human Resources.

   External Candidates:  Please apply by submitting a resume with cover letter and Salary History to phurd@eitas.org. ; or fax Attention: Human Resources to (816) 363-1755; or mail to Human Resources, 8511 Hillcrest, Kansas City, MO  64138.  No telephone calls, please.

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Drivers

    We are seeking experienced full-time drivers to transport adults with developmental disabilities. Hours are similar to school bus drivers (split-shift days), but we run YEAR- ROUND! Qualified applicants will have HS Diploma/ GED; CDL, good driving record and previous commercial driving experience. We offer $13.56/hr to start. Pre-employment Drug & Alcohol Screen Required. Drivers should apply in person to the 8511 Hillcrest office.  We offer competitive salaries, excellent company-paid health and dental, pension, and much more.

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Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County – eitas

is an equal opportunity employer.