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MANAGEMENT, PROFESSIONAL and ENTRY LEVEL DSPs
FRIDAY, APRIL 8, 2016
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

ANIXTER CENTER
6610 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60626

ON-SITE INTERVIEWS WILL BE CONDUCTED FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS:

ADVOCATES (CAREGIVERS, CNAs) - Assist clients with adaptive daily living and money management skills, medication administration, and community integration. Provide advocacy and case management service. Implement habilitation training, assistance, supervision, guidance, activities and support service to program clients.

BOARD CERTIFIED BEHAVIOR ANALYST (Full and Part-Time) - Provide quality behavioral services to adults with maladaptive behaviors who live in Anixter Center's Residential CILAs.

HOME BASED SERVICES CASE MANAGER and MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL – Provide case management services to individuals and their families. Develop Individual Treatment Plans, based on assessments, which address the service needs and planned interventions for achieving those needs.

RECREATIONAL THERAPIST (CTRS) - Help design and implement therapeutic programming that maximizes the potential for independence, enhances the quality of life and promotes community integration for individuals with a disability. Create a positive and enjoyable environment promoting social and recreational opportunities in concert with expressed desires of program participants.

RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM MANAGER - Oversee all aspects of daily operations of assigned programs, to collaborate with staff to assure delivery of quality services.

American Sign Language (ASL) skills are a plus.

Interested applicants must bring:
• High School Diploma or College Transcript
AND
If you're interested in a position with driving responsibilities:
• Driver's License with no moving violations in the past three years

DSP positions will require an assessment test.

We strongly recommend that you attend in person for immediate consideration and an onsite interview. If you are not able to attend our job fair but would like to support our mission to assist people with disabilities to live, learn, work and play in the community, please apply by submitting your resume on our website at https://anixter.companycareersite.com.

Karen Jordan of ABC 7 Eye Witness News covers Anixter Center's kick-off event for our 2016 Benefit for Ability, honoring Justice Anne M. Burke, Illinois Supreme Court. Watch the video below and learn more about the event by clicking here.

 

Soaring to Success February 2016 logo
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Board Member Profile
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Anixter Center's dedicated Board Chair, Joanna Horsnail, is a partner in the law firm of Mayer Brown LLP. Joanna has two sons, Owen who is 12 and William who is 10.
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Thank You New Donors
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We are delighted to have this chance to welcome our new supporters to the Anixter Center Family! We are a growing family made up of staff, generous donors and dedicated volunteers.
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Hear The Cheers
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Thanks to Sarah Spain of ESPN Radio and her mentee, 9th grader Eliza Peters of Geneva, IL, Chicago Hearing Society is shattering "Hear The Cheers" campaign goals this year.
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President's Corner
A Message From Dr. Teresa Garate

Dear Anixter Center Friends, Colleagues and Supporters:

It is with great excitement that I write the first letter to be included in our new Quarterly Newsletter. Now that I have been at the helm of this amazing organization for over six months, I am even more excited than when I started. Those of you who know me, know that I am a touchy feely person so amidst our clients I am in good company.

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March 23, 2016
Time TBD
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March 23, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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May 13, 2016
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Anixter Center and its three divisions—CALOR, Chicago Hearing Society (CHS) and Lekotek—form one of the largest nonprofit organizations in the Chicago area serving children, teens, adults and seniors with disabilities.
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CALOR has built a unique niche supporting people of color on Chicago’s West side, particularly those affected by HIV/AIDS.
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Chicago Hearing Society (CHS) empowers deaf, hard of hearing and hearing people to communicate and collaborate.
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National Lekotek Center provides an array of services to improve the lives of children with special needs through toys and play therapy.
 
 

 

 

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