Posted: 11/29/2020

    Employment Services –
    Extended Services / CHIO
    TradeWinds Services, Inc, located in Merrillville, has a part-time position (hours flexible) for a position in Employment Services as an Extended Support Services / CHIO.

    This position assists individuals with disabilities employed in the community with job site training and job coaching related to assessments, job development, employment advocacy, and other services needed to maintain their employment. Utilizing structured intervention techniques to help the participating employee learn to perform job tasks to the employer’s specification. Will perform Community Habilitation Individual Services (CHIO), which involves assisting participants in a manner that supports learning in the areas of self-care, sensory/motor development, socialization, daily living skills, communication, community living, and social skills.  Community-based activities are intended to build relationships and natural supports.

    Prefer past experience working with adults with disabilities. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. High School Diploma or equivalent. Must be able to pass motor vehicle report criteria, criminal background check, and drug screening.
    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.