Direct Service Professionals (DSP) or Certified Nurse Aides (CNA)
Career Opportunities in the Human Service Field are available for caring persons who want to make a difference in the lives of children and adults with mental disabilities. High School diploma or equivalent required. Potential advancement opportunities to a Case Manager/QSP/QIDP (Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional) for persons with a Bachelors Degree. Click here for more details.
We are looking for a creative individual who is a self starter, enthusiastic and dynamic to work independently as part of a team to create a variety of leisure activities. Must possess the abiity to work with individuals with varying levels of cognitive and physical ability. Activities range from Special Olypmics to parties and dances with an emphasis on music based programming. This is a full time position with flexible hours - weekend included. Bachelor's Degree in recreation or music related field preferred. Must have previous experience working with people with developmental disabilities.
Case Manager/QIDP (Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional)
Full time positions available for persons with a bachelor’s degree in special education, sociology, psychology etc. and one year of experience working with persons with mental disabilities. QIDP oversees the needs of the residents programs, goals, community outings amongst many other facets of daily life for our residents. QIDP works closely with Supervisors and DSP’s to ensure quality care and programming for our residents. Hours include day time and evening hours with every other weekend required
-2-3 years experience in IT
-Bachelors Degree and/or Certificates in computer science programs (networking, securities, Microsoft, etc)
-Knowledge of a variety of computer programs / software
-Knowledge of networking and operating environments
-Self-motivated individual; takes initiative; responsible
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills
-Ability to work as a team member; personable
-Mandated reporter as per State of Illinois statutes
-Flexibility of hours
Provide technical and general support to staff by assisting with help desk issues that includes troubleshooting software and hardware issues. Perform printer installation and configuration. Understand and assist with document security and reproduction.
The Ability to troubleshoot, install, and configure networking equipment. Strong hardware troubleshooting skills are necessary.
Working knowledge of computer programs including Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Windows 7, Citrix, Microsoft Office Suites, Symantec Virus/Firewall, PCAnywhere and Microsoft Explorer is necessary. Some knowledge of Microsoft Server 2000/2003 software, a basic understanding of Microsoft’s domain environment and file sharing services, Microsoft Exchange Server, TCP/IP, IPX, , and networking protocols. Some experience with setup and maintenance of virtual machines is helpful.
Position is directly responsible for nightly backup routine monitoring and maintenance. Position requires ability to effectively work with services providers and service vendors. Position requires the continuous learning of new systems and software and the ability to perform a variety of computer related tasks.
Hours - generally Monday through Friday, 9-5, with availability to be flexible in emergent situations.
We provide a highly competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. Apply in person at Misericordia Home, 2001 W. Devon in Chicago, or fax your resume to 773-973-4292. Online application available below.
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You may also apply in person, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am - 3:30 pm at 2001 W. Devon Ave, Chicago, IL 60660
For additional employment information, please contact Misericordia's Human Resource Department at: 773-273-3038.