Independent Living Outreach Specialist (Full-Time)

July 19, 2018

Company Name:
MERIL

Title of Position:
Independent Living Outreach Specialist

Description:
MERIL is seeking a full-time Independent Living Outreach Specialist. This position requires a dynamic individual with a passion to improve the lives of those who are aging or have a disability. The IL Outreach Specialist will be responsible for developing Independent Living and outreach programs, including public outreach, education, and collaboration, as well as working alongside people with disabilities to assist them in achieving their independent living goals. This individual will promote the use of assistive technology to help people live independently and to be as active as they desire in the community. The successful candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in a social service field and preferably some coursework in marketing. Professional experience working with those with a disability, or in social service marketing, is highly desirable and may substitute for some educational requirements. A background check and pre-hire drug test are required. Only non-tobacco users will be considered. MERIL offers an excellent benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan, long- and short-term disability insurance, life insurance, and generous paid time off. MERIL is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Please complete the application for employment at www.meril.org/jobs. The application, a cover letter, and a current resume should be emailed to meril@meril.org. This position will remain open until it is filled.

Link to Application:
www.meril.org/jobs

Name of Contact:
Deann Young

Email Address of Contact:
meril@meril.org