Employment Opportunities

The best reason is that you’ll make a difference in the lives of adults with intellectual disabilities as you work for an organization that is client, student and employee focused.

Mission Minded

We’re a nonprofit organization with a mission to help adults with intellectual disabilities reach their goals of independent living and paid employment.

Competitive Benefits

Ready For Life offers competitive wages and a benefit package for all full-time employees

Professional Growth

We provide professional development opportunities for you to advance in your knowledge and instruction of adults with intellectual disabilities.

Our Hiring Practices

Ready for Life is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe in equitable opportunities for everyone who walks through our doors from clients to staff.  We seek employees who desire to help each individual find their place of belonging to they can reach their personal goals.

Open Positions

Skill Building Instructor

Ready For Life, a nonprofit organization, is looking for a dynamic, motivated individual to be a Skill Building Instructor at our corporate office in Grand Rapids, MI.  Ready For Life offers inclusive learning opportunities in life skills and employment training to individuals with intellectual disabilities.

* Grand Rapids, MI

Academy Instructor (part time)

As a member of Ready For Life Academy at Ferris State University’s instructional team, you will be responsible for delivering content instruction and providing support to students enrolled in a robust educational program for students with intellectual disabilities and autism.  Social work or equivalent experience required.

* Ferris State University, Big Rapids

Live Out Resident Living Advisor

As an RLA, you will assist students in Ready For Life Academy housing by providing support to ensure students are successfully navigating living independently while attending RFLA@HC!

* Hope College, Holland 

Community Living Supports (CLS) Provider

CLS staff is so important in helping our students gain independence and build their confidence on campus. We can’t do it without you!

* Calvin University, Grand Rapids
* Ferris State University, Big Rapids
* Hope College, Holland