Inspiring. Empowering. Life-changing.

Synergy Adaptive Athletics (SAA) is all that and more! Synergy offers individuals with a physical disability or visual impairment sport opportunities (both competitive and recreational) at the level of each individual athlete, while also using everyone’s skills to benefit the program as a whole.

Synergy, a collaborative program of NEDSRA and WDSRA, offers 15 different sports including the most popular Wheelchair Basketball, Boccia, Archery, Swimming, and Track & Field. All programs are designed to help children, teens and adults get the most out of life.

Become a part of the dynamic Synergy Adaptive Athletics team!

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Highlights & Benefits

  • Work fun and exciting programs.
  • Choose programs that match your abilities and interests.
  • Design your own schedule.
  • Choose how many programs you work.
  • WDSRA offers competitive wages and training.
  • Everyone, regardless of experience, is encouraged to apply.

Synergy Part-Time Support Staff

Interested in joining the Synergy team? As a part-time support staff you would be responsible for program implementation, supervision and safety of participants & equipment.

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Experience working with individuals with disabilities
  • Possess a valid Illinois Class “D” driver’s license to drive NEDSRA/WDSRA vehicles
  • High School Graduate
  • First Aid/CPR Certification required or ability to obtain within 3-6 months
  • Ability to work daytime, afterschool, evening or weekend hours, depending upon the programs

How To Apply


To fill out our online employment application click the link below.

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FAQ & Additional Resources

Programs are held throughout the Chicago suburbs. You must be willing to commute and be able to provide your own transportation.