Posted: 01/31/2021

    TradeWinds Services, located in Merrillville, has full and part-time positions for 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: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, and Vacation.

    Position Reports to:  Director of Programs

    Please complete online job application and submit resume to
    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.