Arizona Statewide Independent Living Council: State Adminstrator

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For questions about this position contact Mellie Santora, AZSILC Member/Executive Management and Initiative Support Consultant at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Location: Arizona (remote) with proximity to the greater Phoenix Metropolitan Area

Salary: $65,000-$75,000 depending on experience

Position Start Date: Unlisted

Application Closing Date: July 15, 2022

Job Qualifications:

  • Experience serving in a leadership role within a Center for Independent Living or Statewide Independent Living Council required.
  • Bachelor’s degree and five years management experience preferred. A combination of education and relevant work experience may substitute.
  • Personal and professional experience with disability rights, the Independent Living Movement and philosophy; familiarity with the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.
  • Extensive experience in the development and implementation of innovative practices responding to existing and emerging needs involving disability, diversity, and under and unserved communities.
  • Demonstrated experience in nonprofit administration, fiscal accountability, generally accepting accounting principles (GAAP), and systems advocacy.
  • Effective interpersonal skills; demonstrated proficiency in written communication; ability to communicate clearly, succinctly, in public, and using multimodalities.
  • Ability to exercise discretion and preserve confidentiality.
  • Demonstrated initiative in carrying out assigned tasks; ability to exercise independent judgment, prioritize workload, proactively communicate needs to effectively mitigate obstacles and barriers, celebrate successes, and organize and implement multiple and complex tasks, with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability and commitment to working with diverse and multicultural populations.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.

 

Dayle McIntosh Center: Part-Time Personal Assistant Services Recruitment Specialist

For more information visit their website at www.daylemc.org 

Location: Anaheim, California

Salary: Unlisted

Start Date: Unlisted

Job Requirements:

  • Work in conjunction with the Personal Assistant Services Coordinator to support consumers and care providers;
  • Maintain DMC’s in-house care attendant registry to include those working for private pay and through IHSS, Regional Center, and other public benefit programs;
  • Recruit personal care attendants through use of employment websites and customized job postings based on consumer needs;
  • Conduct screening interviews and compile personal care attendant documents;
  • Support interested applicants in registering with the Public Authority for the IHSS Registry, Regional Center, and other public benefit programs;
  • Coordinate relevant training opportunities for care providers;
  • Participate in advisory bodies as an advocate for the implementation and expansion of PAS;
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university;
  • One year of experience working with people who have disabilities and/or in human services; or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Evidence of strong people skills;
  • Ability to conduct interviews and form sound judgments regarding appropriateness of candidates;
  • Demonstration of computer literacy;
  • Working knowledge of the Independent Living philosophy and methodology;
  • Bilingual in Spanish or ASL

 

Accessible Resources for Independence, Executive Director Position

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Location: Anne Arundel and Howard Counties, Maryland

Salary: $70,000 - $80,00 basd on qualifications and experience

Application Closing Date: July 15, 2022

Position Start Date: October 1, 2022

Job Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Social Sciences, Public Administration, or Business Administration or related field and five years’ experience in the nonprofit sector as a senior manager is required.  An advanced degree preferably in business administration is highly desirable
  • Experience providing services to people with disabilities, and knowledge of and commitment to the independent living philosophy.  Personal experience with disability is preferred. 
  • Program development and management experience in a Center for Independent Living or other disability-related, grassroots organization.
  • Thorough understanding of the regulatory requirements under which non-profit businesses operate.
  • Experience with government contracts, meeting multiple deadlines with specific data-based outcomes, and delivery of results through detailed reporting.
  • Persuasive and passionate communication ability, including strong oral and written communication skills. 
  • Experience with financial oversight and management.
  • Excellent organization skills and flexibility, with the ability to successfully multi-task, prioritize projects, and meet deadlines, often on short notice.
  • Experience in recruiting, training, and supervising staff and volunteers.
  • Ability to coach staff and develop a high-performance, cohesive team. 
  • Experience with grant writing and fundraising efforts.

 

Disability Achievement Center: Executive Director Position

Location: Largo, Florida

Start Date: July 17, 2022

Salary Range: $80,000 - $95,000 with benefits

Job Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree preferred; a minimum of five years as Executive Director of a CIL or similar
    organization can substitute for education.
  • Minimum five years progressively responsible leadership experience with a CIL, in disability rights, or a
    closely related field
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office suite, especially Outlook, Word, PowerPoint,and Excel
    (or Mac equivalents).
  • Must demonstrate professional and effective oral, interpersonal, and electronic communication
    skills.
  • Deep understanding of disability rights and independent living challenges faced by diverse disability
    communities
  • Successful track record growing programs and services for individuals with disabilities
  • Positive track record of grant awards and management through positive relationship building
  • Financial and administrative expertise in organizational management with multiple federal, state, local,
    and private funding
  • Success managing diverse staff and board relationships
  • Track record of positive relationships with varied stakeholders and diver

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