Employment Opportunities

We welcome you to join our staff of dedicated, caring people who want to make a difference! 
Please come to our office between 8:30am — 4:00pm Monday through Friday to fill out an application and learn more about these and other opportunities.  Call (239) 643-5338 extension 101 regarding employment related questions.

Note:  All positions must meet all applicable Sunrise & Florida’s Agency for People with Disabilities requirements which include but are not limited to background screening and driving record checks.  We are an EOE/ Drug Free work place.



Direct Support Staff – ADT:

$10/hr; responsibilities include providing personal care & hygiene assistance.  Assisting individuals to learn basic living skills, pre-vocational skills and leisure time skills in a clean safe environment. This is a center-based program.

Responsibilities include:   Assist individual with intellectual disabilities and physical challenges to live life as independently as possible; Daily activities helping individuals with daily living skills such as making meals, personal hygiene, transportation, community inclusion and recreational participation as desired based upon individual’s varying level of ability

Requirements:   High School Diploma or GED, and a violation free Driver’s License is required.  Two years experience working with people with developmental disabilities may substitute for educational requirements.

  • H.S. Diploma or GED
  • Clean, current Florida Driver’s License
  • Must meet all applicable FL Agency for People with Disabilities; Bilingual a plus.
  • Must be able to complete State Required forms, write case notes, etc clearly and in English.
  • Starting wage:$10.00/hr Not Negotiable
  • Daytime Shift 8:30a – 3:00p
  • 30 hour week Mon – Fri
  • Paid holidays, paid earned sick & vacation leave
  • Insurances available


Applications must be completed in full on-site. Resumes may not replace applications.



Ellie (VanderMeuse) Roberts

Area Director


United Cerebral Palsy of Southwest Florida – Naples


Phone: 239-643-5338 Ext 101


Fax: 239-682-5609


Email: eroberts@sunrisegroup.org