Current Openings

Thank you for your interest in working at UCP of Greater Cleveland.  To apply for an open position, please go to our UCP of Greater Cleveland Employment Application. You can also upload a cover letter and/or resume to include with the completed application (not required for all positions, but recommended).

Current Employment Opportunities

Adult Day Services (ADS) Assistant at Multiple Locations, Adult Services

Provides support services, training and delegated nursing for a group of adults with multiple disabilities (i.e., physical, developmental and/or mental) in basic daily living, recreational and work-related habilitation activities to maximize independence and community integration in accordance with their Individual Plan (IP) goals. Carries out IP programs and works cooperatively with ADS and other staff members in providing comprehensive services to program participants to ensure that their needs are met efficiently and that they are served in a safe, clean and comfortable environment. High school diploma or GED required, along with one year’s direct care experience in an ADS activity room, sheltered workshop, or residential setting, with additional training, coursework and/or relevant experience serving adults with multiple and/or severe disabilities required. Must have a valid Ohio driver’s license with no more than three (3) moving violations and have reliable daily transportation.

Community Employment Site Supervisor at Oatey Company, Adult Services

The Site Supervisor is responsible for providing on-site training, supervision and support to participants at the supported employment site. The Supervisor serves as a liaison between the host employer and UCP to promote the agency’s mission and to facilitate the integration of persons with disabilities into the community work setting. High school diploma or GED required. Two years of related experience working with adults with developmental and/or physical disabilities in a vocational or teaching capacity strongly preferred, or a combination of education and experience typically represented by an Associate’s degree in a human services field. Proficiency with computer applications and general business procedures required, as well as willingness to work occasional evenings, weekends and holidays. Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license with no more than three (3) moving violations and have reliable daily transportation.

Job Placement Specialist, Adult Services

Under the direct supervision of the Transition Services Manager and general direction from the Community Employment Manager, the Job Placement Specialist creates, coordinates and delivers individual job placement opportunities in integrated, community settings for clients participating in the Job Placement & Transition Services programs. Contacts prospective employers and matches clients to existing or “carved out” positions in the business community that fulfill mutual employment needs. Particular focus may be on working with young adults in the Project SEARCH school-to-work transition program.  Bachelor’s degree in vocational rehabilitation, special education, social work, business or related human services field preferred.  A combination of education and experience normally represented by an Associate’s degree in a human services or business field, or a minimum of five years practical experience in the job development and placement field required.  Must have reliable transportation and a valid Ohio driver’s license with no more than three (3) moving violations, and the ability to visit businesses in several counties throughout Northeast Ohio also required.

Temporary Occupational Therapist in Maple Heights, Children’s Services

With general supervision, plans, organizes and participates in medically oriented occupational therapy programs to habilitate clients with developmental disabilities in center-based or school based programs. Combination of education and experience normally represented by a Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy, licensed by the State of Ohio, and certification by the American Occupational Therapy Association. Minimum one (1) to two (2) years related work experience required. Possess a valid Ohio driver’s license with no more than three (3) moving violations and have reliable daily transportation.

Organizational Employment (OE) Assistant, Adult Services

Provides support services, training, and personal care for adults with multiple disabilities (i.e., physical, developmental and/or mental) in basic daily living, recreational and work-related habilitation activities to maximize their independence and community integration in accordance with their Individual Plan (IP) goals. Carries out IP programs and works cooperatively with other staff members in providing comprehensive services to program participants to ensure that their needs are met efficiently and that they are served in a safe, clean and comfortable environment. Though assigned to work on the production floor as the primary job function, the Habilitation Assistant is cross-trained to perform the duties and established routines of the ADS Assistant in the Adult Day Services Program. The Habilitation Assistant will work in the program where staff coverage is most needed at a given time. A high school diploma or GED is required. One year’s experience in a workshop, a community employment site, an ADS activity room, or residential setting, with additional training and/or relevant program experience serving adults with severe disabilities is strongly preferred. Must have a valid Ohio driver’s license with no more than three (3) moving violations and have reliable daily transportation.


It is the policy of UCP of Greater Cleveland to provide equal opportunity employment to all employees and applicants for employment.  No person shall be discriminated against in employment because of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law.  UCP of Greater Cleveland will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.