Program Assistant (Part-Time Position)

Salary will be $13.75 per hour (part-time position)

Are you looking for a Great Place to Work?  Easterseals Florida, rated 2020 Great Place to Work by our staff, is seeking a part-time Program Assistant for our Adult Day Training (ADT) program in Naples, Florida. The Program Assistant is responsible for the daily administrative operations of the program, as well as providing training, support, and assistance to our program participants. This is a great entry level position for a dynamic individual looking to learn the ropes in the nonprofit industry and wanting to give back to their community.

The Program Assistant will work with our ADT Instructor to plan and implement a variety of daily enrichment activities that promote independence, community inclusion, job training, vocational skill acquisition, and peer socialization, while enhancing personal life skill development and self-advocacy skills. Our program participants gain real world experiences daily that focus on life, employability, and community skills.  This position is also responsible for clerical duties as assigned. 

What we value:

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED
  • Enrolled in a college field of study related to health, education, psychology, nonprofit management, or other related field
  • Experience working with persons with disabilities on job skills training self-advocacy training, or daily living skills training, as well as assisting with personal needs such as monitoring behaviors, is a plus
  • CPR and First Aid Certification
  • Ability to meet our approved driver qualifications in order to drive our vehicles, as required to drive for program related business (also must be at least 21 years old)
  • An energetic creative and professional individual who will portray and promote a positive, respectful, and team-based environment

Easterseals Florida is an AA/EEO employer and Drug Free Workplace (DFWP).