Independent Living Coordinator

Fall River, MA 02720

Employment Type: Contract to Perm Industry: Human Services Job Number: CF9000081130 Pay Rate: 20.00

Job Description


Independent Living Coordinator




We need a caring Independent Living Coordinator to work with disabled clients. Provide skills training, advocacy, peer counseling, and supportive services. Experience working with troubled individuals is a must. This is a people-centered, team environment. We offer full benefits and the opportunity to work remotely.

Essential Duties Include:

• Provide the core services SCIL offers to individuals with disabilities

• Responsible for intake and assessment. Assist in the development and fulfillment of consumers Independent Living Service Plans and monitor goal achievement.

• Provide information and referral and service coordination between various community providers and state agencies on behalf of individuals with disabilities.

• Provide technical assistance relative to disability laws and consumer rights.

• Provide individual and systems advocacy on issues impacting the disabled community.

• Must have experience with data entry and documentation of notes on services provided using SCIL’s documentation system.

Qualifications:

• Must demonstrate knowledge of disability issues and experience working within human services in a direct relationship with individuals served.

• Must have the knowledge and/or experience working with individuals with a multitude of disabilities

• Must have a valid driver’s license and reasonable transportation means.

• Must have computer knowledge/experience.

• Must possess good verbal and written English skills.

• Must have knowledge of person-centered planning.

• Must have the knowledge and/or experience working with individuals with cross-disabilities and their families.

• Must have knowledge of state agencies and the provider system.

• Must be able to multitask, be self-directed, and have organizational skills to handle tasks.

• Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor’s degree in social work, human services, psychology, or a related field. This requirement may be substituted for five years’ experience in human services or other community work

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Chris Fonseca

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