Independent Living (IL) Specialist, Southwestern Center for Independent Living (SWCIL), Marshall, MN

About the Position

The Southwestern Center for Independent Living (SWCIL) is seeking a full-time Independent Living (IL) Specialist working in the Yellow Medicine and Chippewa  Counties in Minnesota and surrounding areas. This position works to promote societal acceptance, inclusion, and equal access by empowering individuals with disabilities with IL resources and services. Primary job functions include: providing IL skills training, advocacy assistance, career consultation, and peer counseling services to individuals with disabilities including youth in schools and adults in the community. Must be able to work independently, have knowledge of disabilities and their characteristics, reliable transportation, and pass a DHS background study. Persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply. Minimum qualifications: four-year degree in a human/social services or related field or a two year degree in a human/social services field combined with one year of experience in a disability related position.

To apply, send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to: 

IL Program Manager
SWCIL
109 S. 5th Street, #700
Marshall, MN  56258

or swcil@swcil.com 

SWCIL is an equal opportunity employer. 

Organization: 
Southwestern Center for Independent Living (SWCIL)
Location: 
Marshall, MN