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COUNTRYSIDE ASSOCIATION FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
21154 W. SHIRLEY RD
DescriptionCountryside Association is a non-profit social service agency with locations in Palatine and Waukegan, IL that serve adults with developmental delays and autism in our day training, vocational, and community employment programs. We have internship opportunities year-round, to assist students gain an understanding of working in the social service field, job shadowing case managers, and direct support staff as they run daily classroom programs, assist employees with individuals in the community on job sites, or job shadow case managers in their roles.
Responsibilities- Provide services helping programs in a developmental training, vocational work setting, or in the community assisting with job skills and employment training, or shadowing case managers in their role.
- Understand relationships among social service, case management or direct care personnel, preferably in day training, or community work site
Requirements- Prefer student with experience with people with disabilities; developmental delays or autism
- Perform well in environment that values compassion, helpfulness, patience, and resourcefulness