Careers

Career Opportunities

Peer Guide

The ILCNSCA is seeking a talented and dedicated Peer Guide to join our team.  Our Peer Guides provide the core services of the Independent Living Mission.

As a Peer Guide you will:

  • Provide Information & Referral services to people living with disabilities in our community.
  • Provide intake and assessment of eligibility for agency support services.
  • Provide peer counseling and independent living skills training services to people living with disabilities.
  • Engage in community and legislative advocacy to improve community accessibility and inclusion.
  • Support people with disabilities to transition from and/or avoid living in a nursing home.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Human Services, a related field, or equivalent life experience.
  • Person with disability and/or with skills necessary to establish effective peer relationships.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office word processing and email applications.
  • Responsible for own transportation.
  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish is desired to provide services to customers who speak English and/or Hispanic languages.
  • Must be committed to Independent Living Philosophy and the IL paradigm.

 

This is a full-time (35 hour), benefited position.

ILCNSCA is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons with disabilities, women, and persons of color to apply for these positions.

Additional Links

Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission

North Shore Career Center