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Avenues is CURRENTLY HIRING FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS!



Direct Care Staff needed to work in Adult Training/Work Skills Program located in Pottsville. Direct care staff will carry out group and/or individual activities as they relate to achieving individual goals for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Van driving required. Full time position available/day shift. No weekend or evenings. Benefits include health, dental, prescription and vision insurance. Paid time off and paid holidays. 

Requirements include: High School Diploma or GED, good work history, basic computer skills, a valid drivers license, acceptable results on pre-employment drug screening, and thorough background check.


 Program Specialist Position available in Vocational Rehabilitation program. Position is full time with benefits. Responsibilities include the development and implementation of Individualized Program Plans including goal plan writing, progress reports, scheduling and conducting progress reviews, and completing all required documentation. Some on-call duties. Requirements include a Bachelor's Degree in a Human Service related field, 2 years experience working directly with individuals with disabilities, a valid PA Driver's License, good work history, above average computer skills, and acceptable results on thorough background check. 


Full Time Cook/ Direct Care Staff wanted to plan, prepare, and serve meals in small cafeteria setting. This individual will also inventory and order supplies, maintain a safe and positive environment, provide supervision, and training to individuals with developmental disabilities. Day Shift schedule, Monday through Friday. Qualified individuals must have HS Diploma or GED, previous cooking experience, good work history, basic computer skills, and above average math skills. Pre-employment drug screening and thorough background check required. 


Child Care Worker needed for progressive Day Care program in Pottsville. Part time position available Monday through Friday with no weekends. Two years childcare experience required (can include volunteer hours and babysitting). Other requirements include a High School Diploma or GED, basic computer skills, good work history, pre-employment drug screening, thorough background check, and references.  


Applications can be completed at Avenues 2 Park St ,Pottsville or Habilitation, Inc. 1755 W. Market St, Pottsville.

Any qualified individual can submit a resume online to kmcsurdy@avenuesofpa.org or via mail to Human Resource Manager, Avenues, 2 Park St, Pottsville, PA 17901.  EOE