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Teamwork. Integrity. Excellence. We are Aspire. Voted as one of Chicago’s ‘Best and Brightest Companies to work for’ in 2017, we know that Together, We’re Better!
If you’re interested in being part of our bold and enterprising organization, please click here to view a detailed listing of current career opportunities.
As a leading nonprofit, Aspire’s mission is to support the successes of children and adults with disabilities, strengthen their families and build embracing communities.
We do that every day by providing unparalleled services, programs and opportunities through our four enterprises: Aspire Kids, Aspire Living, Aspire Careers and Aspire CoffeeWorks, and through our organization’s dynamic team of 180 members in Chicago and the suburbs.
We look to redefine what’s possible for people with disabilities by providing high quality and exceptional service, and we’re looking for people who have the same passion and drive. In return, we offer rewarding and challenging career paths that give you the opportunity to learn, grow, collaborate and advance in your field.
We also offer competitive employment salaries and compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, a robust employee wellness program and a fun and engaging work environment. We offer a variety of jobs in Chicago and across the Western suburbs, including but not limited to: case managers, direct support professionals, speech therapy, occupational therapy and more. If you enjoying helping people or have a background in case management, counselor, education, social services, teaching, or working with kids or adults with disabilities, please view our available job opportunities or contact Aspire’s HR team.
Description: Aspire is seeking a dynamic and highly motivated individual to join our People Team as an HR Specialist. If you are determined to make a difference and provide support to a dedicated and passionate team, we want to talk to you! The HR Specialist participates in the day-to-day operations of the People Department and is a key member of the People Team. Under the general direction of the Vice President of People and Enterprise Support, the HR Specialist serves as a resource to team members and management regarding human resources practices.
Qualifications: The desire to help Aspire live its’ mission and will embody Aspire’s values of Teamwork, Integrity and Excellence. Comprehensive knowledge of employment laws, policies, procedures and practices. Professional certification in human resources, PHR/SPHR preferred. Advanced Microsoft Office skills including data analytics and reporting. Knowledge of HRIS, Paycom preferred. The ability to manage confidential information, multiple priorities and competing deadlines plus maintain an attention to detail. A Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources or related field, or 3+ years of experience in a professional-level HR position. A proven record of experience utilizing analytical and problem solving skills.
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