Posted: 01/01/2023

    We are seeking Direct Support Professionals

    to provide


    Are you compassionate and enjoy working with people?
    Part-time and Full-time positions available.

    TradeWinds Services is a non-profit agency located in Merrillville that has been providing support and care to individuals with developmental disabilities in Northwest Indiana for over 50 years. 

    Respite Care offers caregivers of children and adults with disabilities the opportunity for a short-term break to care for themselves, spend time with other family members, or have the freedom to run errands without worry. Our Respite Care staff takes individuals with special needs on outings to community-based activities, shopping, bowling, theaters, etc. Respite care can also be provided in-home or at a TradeWinds Respite Apartment.

    Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED. Must have a valid driver’s license with no suspensions for traffic infractions during the past three years. Must be at least 21 years of age. Must be a responsible, reliable person who is able to work independently. The flexible hours can be good for a college student, retiree, or a person looking for part-time employment.

    Benefits: Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO, Sick Benefits, Short Term Disability, Paid Training, 24/7 Gym access.

    To submit resume, 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.