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Disability Integration Specialist | The Arizona Statewide Independent Living Council

The Arizona Statewide Independent Living Council is seeking candidates for the position of Disability Integration Specialist. This is a full-time position.

Position Summary

The Disability Integration Specialist will work in partnership with county and state level governmental entities, organizations and key individuals to promote greater awareness of disability concerns related to emergency preparedness and planning. This position will support the Access and Functional Needs Taskforce, including scheduling and planning meetings in partnership with key contacts, assisting in meeting facilitation and follow up on outstanding issues of concern. This position will work collaboratively with centers for independent living, other local disability service providers, state wide disability partners, local and state emergency managers and other program areas that interface with emergency preparedness and planning, to promote the importance of programmatic, physical, communication access, agency and individual preparedness.

The Disability Integration Specialist will also manage and update websites and social media outlets operated by the organization, develop promotional materials for SILC events and activities, and provide support and assistance with activities associated with goals and objectives in the State Plan for Independent Living.

This is a full-time, non-exempt, hourly position ranging from 35 to 40 hours per week. More information about this opportunity can be found in the attached job description.

The Arizona Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) is a federally mandated Council established under Title VII, Section 705 of the Rehabilitation Act, as amended. In Arizona, Executive Order No.2007-15 documents the general provision of the Council. The AZSILC is a nonprofit corporation that addresses issues related to the ability of individuals who have disabilities to live independently. A majority of the council members and staff are individuals who have disabilities.

Individuals interested in applying should submit a cover letter describing their qualifications in relation to the position and a resume. Send materials to no later than Friday, August 18.

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