Access 2 Independence is a non-profit organization working on behalf of people with disabilities, with the goal of increasing their personal independence through education, advocacy, life-skills training, and peer support.
We are currently seeking an Independent Living Specialist. This position will primarily work in Johnson, Henry and Washington counties. This is a full-time position which will involve community outreach, & providing advocacy, independent-living skills training, peer counseling, transition services and information & referrals to people with disabilities.
The ideal candidate must be able to work independently, work with diverse populations, have strong public speaking skills and have proficient computer skills using various software packages such as, Microsoft Office Suites & Google accounts. Reliable transportation is a must, as this position requires a great deal of travel. Travel expenses are reimbursed at the Federal rate. [Read more...]