Employment and Volunteer Opportunites

For more information about employment opportunities at Foothills Gateway, contact HR at:

Foothills Gateway, Inc.
 Attn: Human Resources
 301 West Skyway Drive
 Fort Collins, CO 80525
 Phone: 970.226.2345
 Email: jobs@foothillsgateway.org

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Employment Opportunities as of September 17th, 2014

DIRECT SUPPORT PROVIDER II - RESIDENTIAL: The person in this position works directly with individuals who have intellectual/developmental disabilities. This person provides direct services in areas such as communication, daily living skills, education, exercise, recreation, and health and hygiene and supports individuals to develop positive/proactive behaviors in all settings. Flexible hours. Will work with your schedule. For the Residential Direct Support Provider position, you must read and initial the Job Description and Physical Demands Evaluation. These may only be obtained at Foothills Gateway and must be submitted with your application packet.
Now hiring for full time, part time and on-call staffing $11.11/hr. Full time positions include benefits. Can earn $12.07/hr. by working in enhanced homes with individuals with challenging behaviors. Some experience is preferred. Must be flexible and dependable.
EOE M/F/D/V   No closing date. 

 

ACTIVITY COORDINATOR: The person in this position works directly with individuals who have intellectual/developmental disabilities. The person in this position facilitates communication skills training, domestic skills training, educational/vocational skills training, exercise/health/hygiene skills training, and develops positive/proactive behaviors for individuals in group or individualized settings. The person in this position will perform his/her duties at Foothills Gateway and at various community sites.
3 F/T positions at 35 hrs. per week in Sensory Integration starting at $11.11/hr.
1 full time position at 35 hrs./week in Intensive Supports starting at $10.59/hr.
Includes 23 paid holidays per year in addition to PTO and benefits.
EOE M/F/D/V    Position closes when filled.


SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT GROUP TRAINER – NISH CONTRACT: Directs, trains, and works alongside individuals with cognitive disabilities in performing the work assignments of mobile cleaning crews. The Group Trainer should be familiar with the training needs of individuals with disabilities and modify work assignments as needed to ensure the satisfactory completion of cleaning responsibilities. Is responsible for assuring the quality of work completed at each residence or business site. Facilitates the inclusion of individuals with cognitive disabilities into community settings. Position is located at the U.S. Federal Building/Post Office in downtown Fort Collins. Hours are M-F, afternoon/early evening hours. Must be able to pass Federal background check.
Part time position 25-27 hrs./week starting at $11.15/hr. EOE M/F/D/V Position closes when filled


DIRECT SUPPORT PROVIDER II – ADULT CARE SERVICES: Foothills Gateway’s Adult Care Services Program currently has part time openings. Shifts available include day time, evenings, weekends and overnights. Adult Care Services provides respite/temporary care for adults with developmental disabilities who live with their families or providers, in a beautiful, turn of the century home in downtown Fort Collins. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for providing excellent quality care to adults with developmental disabilities. Experience is preferred but not required. We are looking for individuals who are creative in planning and implementing a variety of activities, commitment to helping others learn and maintain skills of daily living such as bathing, cooking, domestic skills as well as social and communication, recreation and leisure activities. Become part of a support team who love their work in caring for others. Applications can be completed at Foothills Gateway, Inc. located at 301West Skyway Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80525.
P/T position 8 to 29.75 hrs. per week starting at $11.11/hr. – Current CO minimum wage for sleep. EOE M/F/D/V
Position closes when filled.


CES DIRECT SUPPORT PROVIDER II: The Foothills Gateway Children’s Extensive Supports Program is looking for a caretaker who is able to speak and understand Spanish. The person in this position works directly with children who have cognitive disabilities (severe/profound cognitive impairments, psychiatric disorders, physical disabilities, aging considerations, and fragile medical conditions) and are enrolled in the CES program. This person provides direct services in areas such as communications, daily living skills, education, exercise, recreation, and health and hygiene as outlined in the child’s SP (Service Plan) and PAR (Prior Authorization Record); and develops positive/proactive behaviors with children. Services would take place in the child’s home and/or in community settings after school during the week and time on the weekends. Must have experience with children and supporting children or people with challenging behaviors.
P/T position 6-29.75 hrs. per week starting at $12.07/hr. EOE M/F/D/V
Position closes when filled.


DRIVER/VEHICLE MAINTENANCE TECH ASSISTANT: The person in this position works directly with individuals who have intellectual/developmental disabilities. Responsible for transporting persons with intellectual/developmental disabilities to and from places of employment or other sites as directed by the Transportation Coordinator. The person in this position will assist the Vehicle Maintenance Technician with the monthly maintenance of all company vehicles. The person is this position will perform his/her duties within the service area of Foothills Gateway, Inc.
P/T position, M-F in the afternoon & early evenings, starting at $10.59/hr.
EOE M/F/D/V Position closes when filled


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering at Foothills Gateway, Inc. is a challenging and rewarding experience. As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to make a positive impact in someone’s life and in your community. There are a variety of ways in which you can become involved.  View our current opportunities  or contact us at 970.226.2345 or volunteer@foothillsgateway.org.

301 W. Skyway Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80525
Contact: 970.226.2345