IL Specialist, Southwestern Center for Independent Living (Marshall, MN)

Description: Southwestern Center for Independent Living (SWCIL), is seeking an Independent Living (IL) Specialist for Murray, Rock, and Nobles Counties. Full time: 40 hours per week during normal business hours. Must have knowledge of disabilities and their characteristics, reliable transportation, and pass a DHS background study. Primary job functions include: providing independent living skills training, advocacy, and peer counseling services to individuals with disabilities including youth in schools and adults in the community. This position will also provide benefit planning services in coordination with the area Workforce Center. Persons with disabilities constitute more than 50% of SWCIL’s governing board and employees in decision-making and staff positions. Persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply. Minimum qualifications require a four year degree in a human/social services or related field or a two year degree in a human/social services field combined with one year of experience in a disability related position. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references to: ILS Program Manager, SWCIL, 109 S. 5th Street, #700, Marshall, MN 56258 or swcil@swcil.com. SWCIL is an equal opportunity employer. 

Closing / Removal Date: February 12, 2018