Posted: 11/07/2021

    TradeWinds Services, located in Merrillville, has a full-time position as an ADAPT Adult Trainer, working with adults with developmental and physical disabilities. This position will train, teach, and work with participants in the ADAPT (Adult Day Activity Program & Training) program. Must be available Monday – Friday, 7 am – 3 pm. 

    Description of Position – Feeding, toileting, group facilitation, some lifting, and positioning. Responsible for individual activities. Provide a wide range of activities, which could include such things as gross and fine motor skill activities, games, art/craft activities, mobility, exercise, nutrition, and recreation, and leisure activities.  The trainer position does not have any supervisory responsibilities.
    Documentation - Daily or monthly as required by the state regarding feeding and activity schedules, medications, billing, etc. Incident reports.
    Education/Certification RequirementsHigh School Diploma or equivalent. Must be able to pass drug screening and criminal background check.

    Benefits: Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO, Sick Benefits, Short Term Disability, Paid Training, 24/7 Gym access.
    If interested, please apply online at 
    TradeWinds is an Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action employer.  TradeWinds does not discriminate with regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, citizenship, national origin, disability, genetics, medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, or any federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws.