Direct Care Staff - Special Education

Posted: 05/24/2022

Company Description

Evergreen Center in Milford is a world-class private human services organization that provides living and learning environments for individuals with developmental disabilities diagnosed with multiple disabilities including Autism, physical disabilities, neurological problems and behavior disorders. Evergreen Center welcomes all individuals from various backgrounds and experiences through cultural equity, inclusion, and diversity. Evergreen believes children will develop to their maximum potential when instruction is woven through daily activities and living environments.

Job Description

Do you have a passion for helping others?  Are you looking for a rewarding and challenging career with opportunities for personal and professional growth?  Then look no further than the Evergreen Center! Evergreen is an approved 766 Residential Education school providing services to students with developmental disabilities including Autism, physical disabilities, neurological disorders and behavioral challenges. Become part of a team providing caring through competence.

Evergreen Center is currently seeking full time and part time Direct Care Staff / Instructional Aides.  Positions are available for a variety of schedules on 1st and/or 2nd shift and include roles of Instructor, Lead Instructor, Job Coach, Flexible Assignment Instructor and Academic Enhancement Instructor. Positions will be responsible for the implementation of instructional activities and treatment programs in the classrooms, residences, and the surrounding community. Bilingual and bicultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

$2,000 sign on bonus!

Minimum starting salary $17.00+/hour, based on education and experience


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred. High School Diploma or GED required
  • Prior experience working with individuals with disabilities required
  • Valid driver's license required
  • Must be able to pass an extensive background check

Additional Information


  • $2,000 sign on bonus
  • Minimum starting salary $17.00+/hour, based on education and experience
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Paid vacation, holiday, personal and sick time
  • 403(b) retirement savings plan
  • Tax exempt flexible spending accounts
  • Ongoing Professional Development
  • Tuition support
  • Opportunities for advancement

Please visit our website at to learn more about our organization!

Selection for employment is made regardless of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, handicap, genetic information, someone who is a member of, applies to perform, or has an obligation to perform, service in a uniformed military service of the United States, including the National Guard, on the basis of that membership, application or obligation; veteran status, or any other bases protected by law. Evergreen Center participates in E-Verify.

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