• Full Time
  • Salinas, Ca
  • Industry Sector : Other
  • Other

Website Central Coast Center for Independent Living

Non-profit organization

Position in the Independent Living Program based at a non-profit Center for
Independent Living to provide direct services that promote the independent living
philosophy of consumer control, equal access and equal opportunity for people with
disabilities. This position is responsible for providing one-to-one case management
services to people with disabilities, conduct outreach and education, public speaking,
and community advocacy services.

Salary:

$40,950-$48,750 Yearly

CENTRAL COAST CENTER FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING (CCCIL)
CCCIL is consumer-controlled, community-based, cross-disability, nonresidential non
profit agency. That provides independent Living core services to individuals with
disabilities, regardless of age, income or disability type. This includes services to children
and youth with disabilities. CCCIL was established in 1984 for the purposes of improving
the lives of individuals with disabilities of all ages and all disabilities living in the tri-county
area (Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito) by providing independent living services and
service coordination.
POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK
This is a full-time (37.5 hours per week) non-exempt, benefit eligible position. Days and
hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. This position requires the
availability to work occasional weekends and evenings.
JOB SUMMARY
Position in the Independent Living Program based at a non-profit Center for
Independent Living to provide direct services that promote the independent living
philosophy of consumer control, equal access and equal opportunity for people with
disabilities. This position is responsible for providing one-to-one case management
services to people with disabilities, conduct outreach and education, public speaking,
and community advocacy services.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard
office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax/copier
machines.
EXPERIENCE/KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED
This position is designed for a person who has extensive knowledge and understanding
of Independent Living philosophy, a social/political model of disability.
 Bilingual: English/Spanish (preferred)
 Demonstrated knowledge of: Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito counties,
including community resources, and disability, cultural, and immigrant issues
faced by people with disabilities
 Demonstrated skills and experience in: promoting understanding of independent
living philosophy, cross-disability concerns, and CCCIL services to diverse
audiences.
 Communication with persons of diverse backgrounds and communication styles
Informal teaching.
 Organization, time management, and prioritization.
 Working independently and as part of a team.
 Statistical data collection and reporting.
 General office procedures and office equipment.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Must be able to remain in a stationary position for at least 50% of time. The person in
this position needs occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets,
office machinery, etc. Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity
machinery, such as a calculator, copy machines, copiers and printers.
EMOTIONAL EFFORT
The emotional effort and stress level vary. There are often periods of short deadlines and
high activity/demands. The job entails interacting with persons with a variety of
disabilities and a variety of communication and behavioral styles.
The person in this position frequently communicates with community members who
have inquiries about CCCIL services. Must be able to exchange accurate information in
these situations.

TO APPLY
Contact Georgina Alvarez, galvarez@cccil.org to request an application and any further
information needed.
Due to the number of inquiries we receive, only candidates who have met the required
experience and qualifications for this position will be contacted.

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