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Help Promote Independence For People With Disabilities

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We’re Hiring! 

Job Title:  Independent Living Specialist

Effective Date:  November 17, 2022

 

Bozeman Office- 2015 Charlotte Street  Suite 2

HYBRID WORK MODEL- Work from office and at home after initial training is completed.

Full Time Position

Hourly Salary- $20.00 DOE

Federal Holidays Paid

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Encompass Ability Montana’s mission of “Empowering Independence for People with Disabilities”. This position allows autonomy to meet our five core services:
    • Information and Referral – assist with finding and providing information to individuals and families
    • Independent Living Skills Training – facilitate workshops, work with individuals on personal goals of independent living
    • Peer Support
    • Individual and Systems Advocacy- focusing efforts on accessibility, self-determination, choice, self-advocacy, systems advocacy, etc.
    • Transition Services- supporting individuals with transition out of high school or from an institution.
  • This position requires extensive community outreach, group meetings, etc. Excellent communication skills are required.
  • Daily data entry on activities/ outreach/ classes, etc is required.

Education and Experience:

One (1) year of direct experience providing, planning and/or coordinating services for persons living with disabilities or senior citizens; and familiarity with the needs of these populations for assistance with self-care and activities of daily living. Other combinations of education and experience may be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Licenses, Certifications, Registration:

Valid Montana driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance to be provided at expirations if the position requires driving.

To apply, please email your resume to IL Manager Lacey Keller

People with disabilities strongly encouraged to apply

 

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