Employment Opportunities


Open Interviews

When: October 25th  from 2pm to 6pm

Where: 9550 White Oak Lane. Johnston, IA. 50131

What: We will be interviewing for the following positions:

ID Instructors: Part-Time Weekends

MH Instructors: Part-Time Weekends

Employment Consultant: Full-Time

Like your weekdays off? We have a variety of weekend shifts available!



All applicants must pass an extensive background check. Candeo reviews Sex Offender, Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries along with performing a criminal history check. All applicants must retain a satisfactory driving record, a working vehicle and auto insurance.

Once hired, all employees are required to complete online training along with two full days of training in the office prior to working at Candeo.

Candeo is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.  

Need help? If you are having problems with the application system, please feel free to call Rebecca Helm at 515-259-8110 or email Rebecca.Helm@candeoiowa.org.

Human Resources Assistant

Under the supervision of the Director of Human Resources, the HR Assistant is responsible for assisting with the organization's responsibility to employees. Primary functions of this position are to assist in the organization’s recruiting and selection process to assist in the achievement of Candeo’s mission to inspire our clients to achieve their personal goals. Education/Training/Licenser/Certification Requirements Associates Degree in Human Resources, Business or a related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience Two years’ experience in the HR field preferred Experience with people with disabilities is preferred Valid Iowa Driver’s License Proof of 50/100/50K Automobile Insurance Skill or...

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Admissions Coordinator

This position will perform activities to support the admission capacity of the organization. The Admissions coordinator is responsible for interviewing, processing, and starting the services for new clients requesting admission to Candeo. Primary functions of this position include: public speaking about Candeo services, attending regular meetings internally and externally to communicate service openings, processing applications for services, and regular phone and written contact with applicants. The Admissions Coordinator will also be responsible for interviewing and reporting on new client applications, chairing the Admissions Committee and making recommendations about caseload assignments. This position reports to the Director of Clinical and Community...

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Accounting Specialist

This position will support the financial capacity of the organization by completing a variety of genera accounting support according to established policies and procedures. Primary job functions will include general ledger coding, accounts payable, and assisting with monthly/quarterly closing and financial reporting. This position will be under the direct supervision and guidance of the Accounting & Finance Manager. This is a full-time hourly position with a starting range of $16-19/hour with benefits. Hours are typically 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field preferred Minimum one year of accounting/bookkeeping experience Proficiency in Microsoft...

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Brain Injury Instructor

Instructors of Brain Injury Services support our clients with independent living skills such as cooking, cleaning and getting out into the community!

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ID Instructor

Supported Community Living Instructors support our clients with independent living skills such as cooking, cleaning and getting out into the community!

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ID Team Leader

ID Team Leaders are responsible for providing direct support to clients with intellectual disabilities and assist Service Coordinators with administration and training duties.

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Mental Health Instructor

Mental Health Instructors support individuals with mental health disabilities in gaining independent living skills such as cooking, cleaning and getting out into the community.

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Employment Consultant

Employment consultants are responsible for supporting our clients within the Supported Employment program at work out in the community.

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CAPS Specialist

CAPS Specialist provide support to our clients who are in crisis.

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Brain Injury Team Leader

Team Leaders Ready for a step up from direct support?? Team leaders are responsible for assisting Service Coordinators in providing high quality residential services to Candeo clients. This position heavily involves providing direct support to clients in the community along with some administrative and leadership duties. These duties include preparing reports, communication with other staff/client involved parties, training new staff and oversight of medication and health supports. Team Leaders are responsible for being the lead staff in one of our client sites and will be working with individuals with Intellectual, Brain Injury and/or Mental Health disabilities in their own homes....

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