As a full-time Hattie Larlham Life Enrichment / Recreation Assistant, you will plan and coordinate tasks related to games, movies, crafts, music, and other recreation including field trips into the community.


Full-Time Recreation Assistant
Schedule: You must be available to work a 40 hour flex schedule with greatly varying hours that may include evening and weekend shifts. The core shift is 1:00pm – 9:30pm Sunday – Thursday.

High School Diploma or GED.
Bachelor’s degree in recreation therapy, education, or related field preferred.
Prior experience working with people with developmental disabilities or special needs is preferred.
Ohio Driver’s License and ability to pass a DOT physical and drug screen in order to drive a Hattie Larlham vehicle.
Have the ability to become certified in First Aid, CPR, and as a Shallow Water Lifeguard – free training is provided!
Rewards & Benefits:

Tour Before You Apply – Contact Mary at 330-732-8267 to schedule!
Competitive Rates – $14.00 / hour + shift differential
Earned Wage Access – Access your earned wages prior to Pay Day!
Bonuses – Earn up to $500 for each friend or family member we hire after you tell them about the great job opportunity you’ve discovered working as a Direct Care Worker.
Paid Training – Learn First Aid/CPR, proper lifting techniques, Hoyer Lifts, how to maneuver a wheelchair, and understand non-verbal cues.
Get Recognized – Your hard work will be rewarded with special event meals, gift card drawings, service recognition, awards, and numerous opportunities to win things like tickets, gift cards, zoo memberships, and so much more!
Paid Time Off – Work hard and relax. We all need a vacation every now and then and it’s pretty cool when we’re paid to relax! PTO is available at 24 hours/week and you get six (6) paid holidays when you’re full-time.
“Shif-Dif” – Make extra cash when you work 2nd or 3rd shift and on weekends.
Wellness – Health Insurance Eligibility 1st of the Month After Hire – multiple Medical Plan Options, Dental, and Vision Plans, Free Life Insurance Policy, Employer Match Retirement Program, Employee Referral Bonus Program, and much more.
Career or Stepping-Stone – With several employees with over 40 years of service, you too just might want to stay here awhile. If you are in college for a career in the medical field, Hattie Larlham is the perfect place to get hands-on experience for your chosen career.

Note: This location requires the COVID-19 and Flu vaccines or a medical/religious exception for not getting the vaccine(s). We do have other worksites that don’t have this requirement.

To apply for this job email your details to mary.carter@hattielarlham.org

About Hattie Larlham

A Hattie Larlham Direct Support Professional (DSP) provides care to children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Whether you're experienced in the healthcare field or a new graduate, Hattie Larlham has opportunities for you. Apply today if you have a desire to enhance the quality of life for the people we serve and compassion to create a nurturing environment deserved by all.