As a full-time Hattie Larlham 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:

Competitive Rates – $17.00 / 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 at Hattie Larlham.
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, 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.

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

About Hattie Larlham

About: Hattie Larlham is a not-for-profit disability service organization providing care and support to over 1,600 children and adults throughout Ohio. Because we believe life is sacred, Hattie Larlham enhances the quality of life for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families through our commitment to comfort, joy and achievement. Our compassionate and dedicated staff focuses on creating a nurturing environment in which individuals have opportunities to learn, have fun, feel safe, loved, and make choices about what happens in their lives.