Group Instructor for Developmentally Disabled Individuals

  • TRANSITIONS for the Developmentally Disabled
  • Chandler,85224, Gilbert,85234, Tempe,85281
  • Nov 25, 2021
Full time Education Transportation

Job Description

Group Instructor for Developmentally Disabled Individuals:


TRANSITIONS for the Developmentally Disabled, a family run company, is hiring individuals to work as Group Instructors teaching cognitively disabled young adults at our new TRANSITIONS Academy DTA facility in Tempe.  Program hours are 8:30AM - 3:30PM, Monday through Friday. These full-time shifts include teaching, coaching, life-skill training, providing social and recreational activities, planning monthly curriculum (with support and guidance of Supervisors), attending/supervising weekly community outings, daily record keeping, and driving individuals to and from program daily.

TRANSITIONS Academy DTA is our gorgeous new state-of-the-art 10,000 sq ft instructional facility in Tempe.  Shannon Gallegos, the Academy’s Director, and an AZ Special Ed Teacher, has designed our program to maximize social interaction, individual and group learning, personal growth, community involvement and have fun.  The Academy features individual classrooms, arts & crafts area, a “wellness” exercise and meditation room, a “Butterfly Market” (mock grocery store), other life-skills training classrooms for hands-on learning opportunities, a huge auditorium and stage, kitchen, lunchroom, offices, and conference room.


  • Competitive Pay and Bonuses
  • Opportunities for growth
  • Accrued sick time off
  • 401(k) plus company match, Medical, and Dental availability
  • High job satisfaction and a chance to be part of an incredible opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of those who truly need it

Services to be provided include the following:

  • DTA Group Instructor – starting at $14.00/hr. or more depending on experience


  • Ready to Work: $200 with current Basic Requirements below
  • Referral: $100 per referral once you are hired

Basic Requirements:

  • 18 years of age
  • Valid AZ Drivers License and clear driving record of the last 39 months
  • Fingerprint Clearance Card Level 1
  • CPR/First Aid and
  •  Article 9
  • Valid AZ Driver’s License

If you are interested in becoming part of the TRANSITIONS family, please call our office at 480-940-7915 or send your resume today to