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Thank you for your interest in our job openings!  Are you interested in a wonderful and rewarding career?  If so, please consider becoming a part of "Team CCBDD."  We are always looking for people to help fulfill the CCBDD's mission "to support and empower individuals with developmental disabilities to live, learn, work and play in the community."

Current Job Openings

We invite you to explore our current job openings below.  For detailed information about each vacancy, please click the job title to open a full job posting.  The job posting will include details about the position, such as job duties, salary and qualifications.  Persons with disabilities who need assistance in the application process are welcome to contact the Employment Manager at 216-241-8230.

Occupational Therapist (GRD)

Promote optimal level of function for the health and safety of individuals with developmental disabilities and those who are eligible for CCBDD services through various appropriate therapeutic techniques within guidelines as established by Ohio laws and rules of practice and professional codes of ethics and philosophy of CCBDD.

Job Placement Specialist (OPR) (Internal Staff Only)

Plan, organize and implement a means to provide career exploration and assessment, job development, placement, training and ongoing follow-along services to adults with developmental disabilities in individualized employment settings.

On-Call Workshop Substitutes

In the absence of the full-time employee, Substitutes are asked to assist in the direction and supervision of a group of adults with developmental disabilities in adult activities centers.  Heavy lifting may be required at times, and Substitutes are expected to abide by work rules and procedures established by CCBDD.


Our PRNs (RNs and LPNs) work on-call, as needed throughout Cuyahoga County.

Application Procedure

If you are interested in one of the above positions, please review the job posting by clicking on the job title.  The job postings will include information such a job duties and qualifications.  The job posting will also confirm that if you are interested in the position, you should send a detailed cover letter and resume to the Employment Manager by Email, Fax or US Mail.  Please choose one method of delivery.

Email: or
Fax:          216-736-4544; or
US Mail:  1275 Lakeside Avenue East, Cleveland, Ohio 44114 

Confirmation of Receipt:  Once we receive your information, you will receive a confirmation of receipt.  Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications received, we cannot take phone calls to confirm receipt or to check the status of an open application.  However, if you include an email address on your letter or resume, you will receive a return email from HR confirming receipt of your documents.  If you do not list an email address, you will receive a postcard within 5 business days that confirms receipt.

Official Application for Employment:  In addition to a cover letter and resume, if you do not already have an official CCBDD employment application on file with the HR department, we recommend that you also submit an official CCBDD employment application.  To download an application, use the link below.  If you have a current application on file, please do not submit a duplicate; simply indicate in your letter of interest that you already have an active application on file.

  Application for Employment:  You can obtain the official CCBDD application for employment by clicking the below link. However, please note that this application cannot be submitted online through this website. You must either save it to your personal device to complete and/or print. Full instructions on the various ways to submit the completed application are detailed on page 6 of the application. Please carefully read page 6 for more details.

Download the employment application here.

Thank you for your interest in the Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities!

All job offers are made with the understanding that prospective new employees pass a drug test and background check.  The CCBDD is an equal opportunity employer with a smoke- and drug-free environment.  Persons with disabilities, who need assistance in the application process, are welcome to contact the Employment Manager at 216-241-8230.  We wish you well in your employment search! 

Link to current Bona Fide Occupational Qualification: BFOQ   

Please find North East Ohio Network (NEON) job postings here.

NEON is a Council of Governments established in 1996 by six counties Boards of Developmental Disabilities in the North East Ohio region to address the administration of the Medicaid Waiver services. NEON’s mission is to increase opportunities for people with disabilities in Northeast Ohio through shared resources and regional partnerships. 

CCBDD is happy to link you directly to NEON’s job openings; however, please understand that NEON is a separate agency. Therefore, please follow the application procedure found on the NEON website at the link provided above. 

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Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities
1275 Lakeside Avenue East
Cleveland, Ohio 44114-1129
PHONE: (216)241-8230 - FAX: (216)861-0253