Executive Director, Disability Empowerment Center (Lancaster, PA)

  • Closing / Removal Date: June 30, 2018
  • Posted May 16, 2018

The Disability Empowerment Center (DEC), a federally funded Center for Independent Living for people with diverse disabilities in Lancaster and Lebanon Counties, is seeking an Executive Director. DEC provides core CIL services of Advocacy, Information and Referral, Peer Mentoring, Independent Living Skills, and Transition Services. In addition, DEC provides Deaf Case Management, Sign Interpreter Services to businesses and schools, and Service Coordination Services. The Executive Director is responsible for the operation of the organization and reports to the Board of Directors. Position requires strong management skills, financial expertise, grant writing capability, and experience working with other service organizations.  [Read more…]

Care Coordinator, Personal Assistance Services (RN), IndependenceFirst (Milwaukee, WI)

  • Closing / Removal Date: May 31, 2018
  • Posted May 16, 2018

I. Position: Care Coordinator, Personal Assistance Services (RN)

II. Status: Direct Service – Exempt

III. Reports to: Personal Assistance Services Manager

IV. Position Summary: To provide timely and efficient services to the PAS program by visiting consumer homes and assessing and developing appropriate plans of care; act as liaison to physician, consumer and agency; and provide direction to and evaluate performance of personal care workers.

V. Position Expected Hours of Work: There may be some variability in the weekly schedule, but, typical hours are 8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday, 40 hours weekly.  [Read more…]

Care Coordinator, Personal Assistance Services (RN), IndependenceFirst (Milwaukee, WI)

  • Closing / Removal Date: May 31, 2018
  • Posted May 16, 2018

I. Position: Care Coordinator, Personal Assistance Services (RN)

II. Status: Direct Service – Exempt

III. Reports to: Personal Assistance Services Manager

IV. Position Summary: To provide timely and efficient services to the PAS program by visiting consumer homes and assessing and developing appropriate plans of care; act as liaison to physician, consumer and agency; and provide direction to and evaluate performance of personal care workers.  [Read more…]

Backup Retail Customer Service Sales Representative, IndependenceFirst (Milwaukee, WI)

  • Closing / Removal Date: June 30, 2018
  • Posted: May 16, 2018

I. Position: Backup Retail Customer Service Sales Representative (GMA)

II. Status: Part-Time, Non-Exempt

III. Reports to: Lead Retail Customer Service Sales Representative (GMA)

IV. Position Summary: Responsible for sales, donations, equipment collection and inventory management at the Wauwatosa Area retail store. This position is responsible to assist to meet the retail store sales goals and operation of the retail outlet. Will work primarily out of the Wauwatosa Store with occasional travel to the Madison store as needed.

V. Position Expected Hours of Work: There may be some variability in the weekly schedule, but, typical hours will be M, T, W, F 12:30pm – 4:30pm., Thursday 2:00pm – 6:00pm. Monday prior to the 3rd Saturday of the month 10:30am – 2:30pm. There will be one 15 minute paid break, but no lunch due to the limited hours.

VI. Essential Functions of the Position:

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Executive Director, Independent Living Resource Center San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)

  • Posted April 18, 2018
  • Application Deadline: May 18, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. PST
  • Compensation: $80,000 to $125,000 Annually
  • Benefits Offered: Medical, Life, Vision, 401K, Dental
  • Employment Type: Full-Time

Why Work Here? “Great benefits doing important work!”

Established in 1977, the Independent Living Resource Center San Francisco is one of the oldest and most successful disability justice organizations in California. The next Executive Director will have the unique opportunity to build capacity and strengthen the organization. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and has the overall strategic and operational responsibility for the non-profit’s staff, consultants, and programs. The new Executive Director will have knowledge of and experience working in the Independent Living field, equity, community engagement, and ILRCSF’s core programs which will be used in the execution of the organization’s vision and mission.  [Read more…]

Request for Proposals: Curriculum Developer, Arizona Education and Empowerment Initiative

  • Solicitation Number: AEEI-0418
  • Solicitation Due Date: May 10, 2018

Send Submissions to:

Melissa Ann Santora
Director of Innovation
Arizona Statewide Independent Living Council
PO Box 46354
Phoenix AZ 85063
melissa@azsilc.org

OVERVIEW

Arizona Statewide Independent Living Council and the five Arizona Centers for Independent Living, who as a collective form the Arizona Independent Living Network, identified hereafter as the “Arizona IL Network,” are collaborating to engage Arizonans who have disabilities in the Arizona Independent Living Movement, including Advocacy Efforts supported by the Arizona IL Network, in accordance with Goal C of the Arizona State Plan for Independent Living (SPIL).  [Read more…]

PCM Manager, Center for Living & Working, Inc. (Worcester, MA)

Posted April 10, 2018

Center for Living & Working, Inc. is looking for a candidate with a clinical background preferred to manage our Personal Care Management Program.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Overall management of PCM Program and Staff
  • Ability to manage contracts and deadlines, including billing and report writing
  • Ability to multi task at a high level and problem solve

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Executive Director, Endependence Center, Inc. (Norfolk, VA)

  • Posted: April 10, 2018
  • Position open until filled

About Endependence Center, Inc. (ECI)

The Executive Director is retiring after 29 years in this position, therefore, the Board of Directors is recruiting a replacement.

ECI is a consumer-directed, non-profit organization that provides direct services and advocacy to the disability community as a Center for Independent Living (CIL). ECI is located in an urban area in the City of Norfolk, Virginia. ECI was established in 1981 and is the first CIL established in Virginia. Currently, there are 17 CILs in Virginia. ECI is the largest CIL with 30 employees and a budget of more than $2.2 million (20 funding sources). The catchment area for ECI includes seven cities and counties in the Southampton Roads area (southeastern Virginia region).  [Read more…]

“No Wrong Door Project” Information & Referral and Options Counseling Lead, Independent Living Resources (Portland, OR)

Independent Living Resources (ILR) is recruiting for a No Wrong Door Lead position. We are looking for a person who understands community resources available for people with disabilities and seniors in the Portland Metro Area and rural NW Oregon. Preferred candidates will be currently certified as an AIRS (Association of Information & Referral Specialists: CIRS-A/D) and/or as an Oregon Options Counselor with experience working with people with disabilities.

The successful candidate will coordinate ILR’s Information & Referral (I & R) and Options Counseling Services for a nine-county service area with a majority of services offered in the Tri-County Area. Periodic travel throughout the region is an essential part of the job. The position will provide direct services, as well as participate in the training and coordination of 2-3 graduate social work field-work students who support the project. The position interfaces with other project lead positions at ILR to ensure that ILR consumers receive integrated person-directed services. No Wrong Door Services are provided under a contract from Aging & People with Disabilities.  [Read more…]

MFP-OC/ Nursing Facility Transitions Coordinator, Center for Living & Working, Inc. (Worcester, MA)

  • Reports To: IL Manager
  • Supervision exercised: None
  • Exempt or Non-Exempt Status: Non Exempt

Center for Living & Working, Inc. (CLW) is located in Worcester, Massachusetts and is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit agency founded in 1975 by a core group of young adults with disabilities. CLW is a consumer directed, multi-programmed, multifaceted agency, dedicated to the empowerment of all persons with disabilities to live as independently as possible.  CLW provides four core services: Advocacy, Skills training, Peer support and Information and Referral.  [Read more…]