Independence, Inc. is a Center for Independent Living in Lawrence, KS. We serve people with disabilities and adhere to the independent living philosophy. We are recruiting to hire a full time, 40 hours per week. Independent Living/Peer Counseling Specialist. This unique and rewarding position supports the mission of Independence, Inc. by providing independent living skills (ILS) training, transition services, and coordination of the Peer Counseling Program. The individual specializes in providing ILS training for transition-age students with disabilities as well as coordination of the Youth Employment Program (YEP!). This person will also be responsible for building community support for programs as well as identifying and utilizing community resources. Please read the full job description here and visit our website for more information and to get familiar with our organization. Qualified persons with a disability are encouraged to apply.
If interested, send a resume, cover letter and three professional references by September 4, 2019 to the Program Manager. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mailing address: Program Manager, Independence, Inc., 2001 Haskell Avenue, Lawrence KS 66046.
Closing date for applications: September 4, 2019
Salary Range: $13.50 to $14.00 an hour
Office Location: 2001 Haskell Avenue, Lawrence KS 66046