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

Instructor at Ready For Life Academy at Ferris State University

Ready For Life, a nonprofit organization, is looking for a part-time (with full-time potential), dynamic, motivated individual to be an instructor at the Ferris State University Ready For Life Academy (RFLA) Program. Ready For Life (RFL) offers immersive and inclusive learning opportunities for adults with intellectual disabilities.

* Big Rapids, MI

Inclusive Communities Coordinator

Ready For Life Academy at Hope College (RFLA@HC) provides post-secondary educational programming for young adults with intellectual disabilities and autism. RFLA@HC is seeking a dynamic individual to fill the Inclusive Communities Coordinator position that will oversee CLS & Residential support services as well as coordination of internship opportunities in the Holland, MI area.

*Holland, MI

Group CLS Instructor

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

* Grand Rapids, MI

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