Recreation Specialist

Kemmerer Village, a co-ed Residential Treatment Center for adolescents has a full time opening for a Recreation Specialist in its Therapeutic Recreation Department. Responsibilities include conducting group and individual recreation activities, along with case documentation while serving as a member of a therapeutic treatment team.  It is preferred applicants have a bachelor’s degree, all MHP’s considered.  Previous experience coaching or working with at-risk youth would be beneficial.  Applicants should possess excellent time management qualities, as well as strong written and verbal skills along with the ability to work well with people from diverse professional backgrounds. Monday – Friday work schedule. Kemmerer Village offers excellent benefit packages including paid vacation and sick time, health, vision and dental plans, and annuity options. Applicants must be 21 years of age or older and have a current valid driver’s license.  Drug screening and criminal background check conducted. Applicants who desire to put their professional skills to work at a modern facility within a supportive recreational team framework should submit a letter of application and resume to:

Attn: Human Resources
941 N. 2500 East Road
Assumption, IL 62510
Fax: 217/226-3511

Residential Counselors

Responsibilities include facilitating positive interactions among residents, teaching and promoting daily living skills, general supervision, and crisis management.  Bachelor degree in a Human Services field or Psychology preferred, and experience working with disadvantaged youth helpful.  Must be 21 years of age or older and have a current, valid Illinois driver’s license.  Drug screening and criminal background check conducted.  $11-$13.25 per hour starting wages.  4 day on/4 day off rotating schedule.  Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision plans.

Please download our Application for Employment and respond in writing to: 
Kemmerer Village, 
Attention: Director of Human Resources
941 N. 2500 East Road
Assumption, IL 62510

or you may email it to: Brian.Traughber@kv.christian.k12.il.us

or Fax: 217-226-3511


Community Services Supervisor

Community Services clerk