Employment Opportunities

Applications available below and at the Board office at 8121 Deepwood Blvd., Mentor.
We Routinely Hire for the Following Substitute Positions:



BENEFITS SPECIALIST

Lake County Board of DD/Deepwood is seeking a fulltime Benefits Specialist.

Position will oversee and be responsible for all aspects of the agencies benefit plans.  This individual will work closely with a third party administrator in the areas of enrollment, billing, reporting, and claims management.  The position is also responsible for The Affordable Care Act tracking, compliance, and reporting.

Bachelor’s Degree in Related Field.  Three (3) years of Benefits Administration including experience with the provisions of the Affordable Care Act.  Ability to effectively use Word Processing and Excel spreadsheet programs.

Submit resumes and application to – Lake County Board of DD/Deepwood.

You may download an application and submit your application and resume

through the hr apply link.  You may also mail in or drop off to our location at

8121 Deepwood Blvd., Human Resources, Mentor, Ohio 44060.

EOE/M/F/D/V

ICF/DD Director: The Lake County Board of DD/Deepwood seeks an experienced individual to manage the operations of their ICF programs. Candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree with at least 4 years of managerial experience in an ICF setting. Please electronically send resume and cover letter to: ann.mahler@lakebdd.org. EOE/M/F/D/V

PART TIME and SUBSTITUTE RESIDENT WORKER: Provide direct care for and interaction with individuals with developmental disabilities in residential or work settings. Duties include assisting adults with meals, dress, personal hygiene, recreational, and work related tasks. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts. Please include all shifts available to work on application. Benefits available depending on position. 
Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D
Starting Pay: $9.50 to $11.00 per hour.


MAINTENANCE REPAIRMAN SUBSTITUTE: Maintenance, including basic carpentry, plumbing and machinery repairs; painting; moving and removing heavy items; mowing, trimming, snow removal and other outdoor maintenance activities. Our employment criterion includes a driving record review.
Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D
Starting Pay: $9.25 per hour.


CUSTODIAL SUBSTITUTE: Custodial duties in offices, residence, or work settings. Day and evening hours.
Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D
Starting Pay: $9.00 per hour.


FOOD SERVICE WORKER SUBSTITUTE: Assist in preparation of meals, packaging meals for transport to satellite locations, storing leftovers & supplies, cleaning and sanitizing of food preparation area. Day, evening and weekend hours.
Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D
Starting Pay: $9.00 per hour.


BUS DRIVER SUBSTITUTE: Drivers must have Commercial Driver’s License along with school bus & passenger endorsements. Early morning and afternoon hours. Our employment criterion includes driving record review.
Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D.
Starting Pay: $12.50 per hour.


BUS ATTENDANT SUBSTITUTE: Bus Attendants assist individuals with developmental disabilities entering and exiting school buses. Early morning and afternoon hours.
Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D.
Starting Pay: $9.00 per hour.


NURSING SUBSTITUTE LPN & RN’S: Provide nursing services for individuals with developmental disabilities in residential, work or school settings. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts. Please include all shifts available to work on application.
Requirements: LPN or RN license.
Starting Pay: $20.00


COMMUNITY SUPPORT SPECIALIST SUBSTITUTE: Assist individuals with developmental disabilities in a work setting. Duties include assisting adults with work related tasks, direct care, and appropriate training.
Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D.
Starting Pay: $9.50 per hour.


JOB COACH CES SUBSTITUTE: Provide supervision and training for consumers at enclave work sites to ensure work standards are met. Responsibilities include; driving 14 passenger vehicle, training consumers, monitoring quality of work, and training consumers to conduct themselves in accordance with the business standards. Our employment criterion includes driving record review.
Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D.
Starting Pay: $9.50 per hour.


INSTRUCTOR SUBSTITUTE: Supervises assistants, interns, volunteers, volunteers assigned, and others assisting in the instructional program. Provides instruction for assigned class of DD students. May transport student/s in accordance with Board Policy.
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree, Possess or be eligible for teaching license as required by ODE
Starting Pay: $90.35 per day


INSTRUCTOR ASSISTANT SUBSTITUTE: Under the direction of assigned instructor, assists in instructional programs for assigned class of  DD students. Assists in conducting specific individual, small, and large group activities. May transport student/s in accordance with Board Policy.
Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D. plus 2 years of college with course work in area of Special Education and/or Early Childhood Education
Starting Pay: $61.75 per day


FULL JOB DESCRIPTIONS ON FILE AT LAKE COUNTY BOARD OF DD/DEEPWOOD