Employment Services

We meet the staffing needs of your company while saving you time, money and resources.

The employment services division of Sertoma Centre, Inc., a not-for-profit agency, provides training and necessary support for persons with disabilities to help them achieve and maintain successful employment in the community.

Employment Benefits

  • Provides pre-screened, qualified workers who meet the employment needs of your business
  • Reduces recruiting and training expenses
  • Reduces costs through appropriate tax incentives and job restructuring recommendations
  • Assistances with understanding and complying with ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act)
  • Diversifies your workforce by promoting inclusion practices

Sertoma Centre job coaches provide specialized services at your job site to ensure the success of your new employee – all at no cost to you.

Supported Employment Services

  • Pre-employment assessments
  • On-the-job training for new employees
  • Ongoing support (as needed) for employees
  • Technical assistance regarding job-related reasonable accommodations

Community-Based Assessments

  • Conducted on job site
  • Trial opportunities, which assess a potential employee’s skills before making a commitment to hire
  • Opportunity to recruit potential employees
  • No cost to your businesses

Meet Some of the Local Employers Partnering with Sertoma


Chicago Light House

for the Blind




Home Depot

Jewel Food

Kenootz Pizza



Olive Garden


Salina’s Pasta & Pizza

Salvation Army

Sam’s Club

Shop ‘n Save

Smash Burger

T.J. Maxx

Ultra Foods



To learn more about Sertoma’s Employment Services and the opportunity to hire people with disabilities, contact our Job Developer at 708-730-6278.

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