Position Open with Independence Now
Deadline to apply May 30, 2018 – 5pm
Independence Now, a Center for Independent Living, is a nonprofit organization created by and for people with disabilities. We are a resource and advocacy center that promotes independent living and equal access for people with all types of disabilities. Independence Now assists residents of Montgomery and Prince George's Counties to use community services and resources that will enhance their independence.
Independence Now's core services are peer counseling, individual and systems advocacy, information and referral, independent living skills training and transition services for youth and those returning to the community. Our mission: We advocate and embody independence and equality for all people with disabilities.
This position supports our staff in billing and authorizations for DORS services and supports the Executive Director with communications functions. Expertise in computer applications including, MS Office and Excel is essential. Strong interpersonal, time management, telephone and organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks are needed.
Background check required. Candidates must have 2 years of office work experience.
Position details: 24 hours per week, $15-$17 per hour. Minorities and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Send resume and cover letter to: Independence Now, 12301 Old Columbia Pike, #101, Silver Spring, MD 20904 or firstname.lastname@example.org.