Careers and Internships


The Cuyahoga DD recruits and retains outstanding individuals who are committed to our mission of supporting and empowering people with developmental disabilities to live, learn, work and play in the community. We seek to attract diverse staff who desire to inspire, to promote abilities and talents, to foster inclusion is all aspects of community life, and to hold themselves and others to high expectations.

Explore the exciting opportunities available at the Cuyahoga DD.

External Applicants

If you are not currently employed with the Cuyahoga DD, you can search for available positions.

View Open Positions

Internal Applicants

If you are already a Cuyahoga DD employee, you can search internal staff positions.

Find New Opportunities

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What to expect

In-depth training

Opportunities for growth

Satisfaction making a difference in the lives of others

Competitive Salaries & Excellent Benefits

A culture of support and teamwork


Cuyahoga DD accepts applications for student internships and graduate level field placements. All placements are unpaid and subject to:

  • Availability of supervisors
  • Assessed fit between the student's educational needs and the experiences available
  • Completion of necessary paperwork and pre-placement background checks

The Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workforce, recognizing the full range of human differences and similarities.