Working in Home- and Community- Based Services
Making a difference with Cheyenne Village
Making a Difference
Residents and staff alike appreciate Cheyenne Village's family-like environment and close-knit culture. This culture is the result of the efforts of our outstanding direct support professionals. We offer employment opportunities for those interested in working in residential day programs, as a Family Caregiver or Host Home Provider.
Supported Living Staff
As a direct support professional, you will help individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities develop living skills, make choices and understand benefits and consequences. You will implement service and support plans and provide skill acquisition training in accordance with individual interests and choices. Those best suited for these jobs will embrace the intrinsic value of working with adults with developmental disabilities and encouraging them to work toward independence. Our direct support professionals are resourceful, quick-thinking, patient and positive.
In exchange for your comprehensive care, you’ll be rewarded with meaningful relationships with our residents and their families. Many of our employees have worked for Cheyenne Village for years, allowing them to grow with residents. When our organization was founded, we started with 11 residents. At present, we serve over 400 individuals with many more on a waiting list. Apply today and help us expand our efforts to serve clients in the Colorado Springs area and beyond.
The Family Caregiver role is a unique opportunity to be compensated for providing regulated care to a family member with a developmental disability. This position provides hourly pay for completion of tasks set forth in the Family Caregiver’s Service and Support Plan designated for your family member. This paid role allows you the financial support to care for your loved one in your home, with the help of Cheyenne Village.
As a paid Family Caregiver, you will be responsible for providing and maintaining a home for your family member that meets housing quality standards. You will be an employee of Cheyenne Village, subject to our comprehensive employment requirements including orientation and training. You must have a computer with internet access for reporting, and you will be subject to home visits for providing and monitoring services.
Host Home Providers
Host Home Providers are independent contractors, paid by Cheyenne Village to support our clients in their homes. For more information on this unique and critical role, please click here.
To learn more about being a Host Home Provider, please visit our Host Home Provider FAQ page.
In order to become a Host Home Provider, please fill out the application by clicking here.