At Disability Network Mid-Michigan, we utilize the expertise of our staff to promote and encourage independence for all persons with disabilities. As a Center for Independent Living, over 50% of our staff have disabilities, making us the disability experts in your community. If you are interested in working with people with disabilities in order to build accessible and inclusive communities, see the information below. Thank you for your interest!
Independent Living Assistant
Whether you're seeking full-time employment or just a few hours of part-time work:
YOU can make a difference in someone's life! YOU can help a person with a disability live independently!
As part of our Bay County Independent Living Assistance program, you provide personalized support to individuals who need assistance accessing support in their communities. You work directly with the consumer to help them meet their goals and create the lifestyle they choose.
WAGES: $14.58 PER HOUR
We've increased wages due to COVID-19 protocols.
Must have a valid Michigan driver's license with a good driving record, with dependable and insured transportation. Must be able to pass a criminal background check. Training will be provided.
Various shifts are needed.
If you want to make a difference, please call 989-948-1738.
POSTED: June 8, 2023
Disability Network Mid-Michigan (DNMM), a non-profit organization advocating for people with disabilities, is hiring an individual to work full time (40 hours/week), as a Case Manager for Saginaw County. This position coordinates services that assist people with disabilities to live independently in the community and/or achieve greater independence in their current living situation.
The primary job function of this position is to coordinate all aspects of support received by individuals who are currently qualified for Community Mental Health (CMH) services. This may include services through Medicaid, CMH, and/or Department of Health and Human Services as well as working with the individual regarding medical concerns, employment, education, housing, etc. All services will be provided in locations based on consumer choice which may include consumer homes, the community, or place of employment.
The ideal candidate will be self-directed, organized, and experienced in issues relating to disabilities. A Bachelor’s degree in a Human Services related field is required and at least one of year experience with developmental disabilities, and mental health services provision. Additionally, a background with case management experience is preferred but other equivalent experience will be considered.
Travel is required with mileage reimbursed.
Please respond by submitting a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements by 8/15/23 to:
Human Resources, Disability Network of Mid-Michigan
1705 S. Saginaw Rd, Midland, MI 48640
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!
Disability Network Mid-Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer
People with disabilities encouraged to apply.