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We are always looking for qualified individuals interested in making a difference. Current job openings are posted here.

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Independent Living Advisor - Norfolk

In order to apply for this position, please mail or deliver a printed cover letter and resume to: Jane Fink, League of Human Dignity , 400 Elm Avenue, Norfolk Nebraska 68701   

Do you want to work in a job that allows you to help make a difference in people’s lives? If so this job might be for you!

The League of Human Dignity is seeking a qualified individual to serve as a full time Independent Living Advisor working out of our Norfolk Center for Independent Living. This individual will provide an array of services that assist people with disability to live independently in their homes and communities. Services will include information and referral, peer mentor services, advocacy, independent living skills training, and services that help people transition from nursing homes to independent living situations, financial benefits counseling, coordination of services, and a variety of other services that support people to lead independent lives.

To be considered for this position, applicants must have a Bachelors Degree in Social Work, counseling, educational psychology, education, human development, or closely related human service field, or equivalent full time experience, or a combination of education and equivalent full time experience. In addition, you must also have at least one year of full time experience in a combination of case management, case documentation, coordination of services, collaboration with community resources, teaching, or training.

This position requires travel throughout the League’s Norfolk Service Area, and you will need to provide own means of transportation. The League will reimburse you on a per mile basis for your travel. Qualified individuals with disability are encouraged to apply. The salary for this position is $23-$25K per year plus benefits. Electronic cover letters or resumes will not be accepted. No e-mail, telephone, or personal contact accepted. EOE

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EDUCATION& QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST

In order to apply, you must send or deliver a hard copy cover letter and resume to: Shawna Keller, League of Human Dignity, 1701 P Street, Lincoln Nebraska 68508. No electronically submitted cover letters or resumes will be accepted.

If you are seeking a position that allows you to be an important part of a team assisting people with disability to live independently in their homes and communities, this position might be for you!

The League of Human Dignity is seeking a full-time person to conduct quality assurance file reviews to assure the delivery of high quality services to people with disability. The purpose of the quality assurance program is to assure that direct service staff are following applicable regulations, policies, and best practices in the provision of services to people who experience disability.

In addition, this specialist might coordinate, and or provide staff training in a effort to help direct service staff and supervisors to more fully develop case management and record keeping skills.

A minimum of a Baccalaureate Degree in education, adult education, human services, community health or a related field, plus 2 years human services experience; including services coordination/case management, is required. Experience working in the disability field. and knowledge and experience working in Centers for Independent Living, and the Nebraska Aged and Disabled Waiver Program is preferred.

Applicants must be dependable, well organized, efficient, and effective in managing their workload and time. Must also be able to understand and interpret regulations, and pay attention to detail.

Excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to tactfully and effectively manage conflict, and excellent customer service skills are critical to success in this position.

This position is based in the League’s Lincoln Office. Some travel is required, and employee’s must provide their own means of travel. Generous mileage reimbursement is provided.

Qualified people with a disability are strongly encouraged to apply. Salary $29-$33K per year. Health insurance. employer paid life, and long term disability are available. An employer matched 401 K retirement program is also available. Optional employee paid dental, additional life insurance, and vision insurance is available.

To apply, send a hard copy cover letter and resume to Shawna Keller, League of Human Dignity, 1701 P Street, 68508. Position open until filled. Email, phone, and personal contacts are not accepted. EOE

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SERVICES COORDINATOR - OMAha

In order to apply for this position you will need to send a printed cover letter and resume to Frank Greise, League of Human Dignity, 5513 Center Street, Omaha Nebraska 68106.

Electronic cover letters and resumes will not be accepted.

No phone calls, personal visits, or e mail will be accepted.

If you want to be part of a team that helps people with disability to live independently in their homes and communities, this job might be right for you.

The League of Human Dignity seeks a full-time Services Coordinator to work from our Omaha Office with adults with disability. Services Coordinators assist people with disability to remain in their home and community by coordinating an array of services that support the individual in becoming and remaining as independent as possible. We are seeking a talented and highly motivated individual who has a sincere desire to assist people.

As a Services Coordinator you will determine the eligibility of applicants for the Nebraska Medicaid Waiver Program for Adults with Disability, conduct a needs assessment, and in conjunction with Consumers develop a plan of services. You would assist to recruit independent in home providers, negotiate rates, authorize, and monitor services. This is not an exhaustive description of job duties.

In order to be considered for this position, you must have a Baccalaureate degree in relevant area of Human Services, and 2 years full-time experience in gerontology, rehabilitation, or community health fields are required. Services Coordination will be provided in Consumers’ homes, so travel throughout the League’s Omaha Service area is required. Applicants must also be proficient in the use of computers and various computer software programs. You will be expected to provide your own transportation, and we will reimbursement you on a per mile basis. Qualified individuals with disability are strongly encouraged to apply. This position is open until it is filled. The salary for this position is $27,000 per year plus benefits. EOE.

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SERVICES COORDINATOR - LINCOLN

In order to apply for this position you will need to send a printed cover letter and resume to Julie Shaw, League of Human Dignity, 1701 P Street, Lincoln Nebraska 68508.

 

Electronic cover letters and resumes will not be accepted. No phone calls, personal visits, or e mail will be accepted.

If you want to be part of a team that helps people with disability to live independently in their homes and communities, this job might be right for you.

The League of Human Dignity seeks a full-time Services Coordinator to work from our Lincoln Office with adults with disability. Services Coordinators assist people with disability to remain in their home and community by coordinating an array of services that support the individual in becoming and remaining as independent as possible. We are seeking a talented and highly motivated individual who has a sincere desire to assist people.

As a Services Coordinator you will determine the eligibility of applicants for the Nebraska Medicaid Waiver Program for Adults with Disability, conduct a needs assessment, and in conjunction with Consumers develop a plan of services. You would assist to recruit independent in home providers, negotiate rates, authorize, and monitor services. This is not an exhaustive description of job duties.

In order to be considered for this position, you must have a Baccalaureate degree in relevant area of Human Services, and 2 years full-time experience in gerontology, rehabilitation, or community health fields are required. Services Coordination will be provided in Consumers’ homes, so travel throughout the League’s Lincoln Service area is required. Applicants must also be proficient in the use of computers and various computer software programs. You will be expected to provide your own transportation, and we will reimbursement you on a per mile basis. Qualified individuals with disability are strongly encouraged to apply. This position is open until it is filled. The salary for this position is $27,000 per year plus benefits. EOE.

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Working For Individual Consumers

Are you interested in helping on a personal level? Do self-employment and flexible schedules appeal to you? A consumer in your community may be willing to hire you.

By assisting with household duties, personal care, and everyday activities, you can earn a competitive income while helping someone with a disability maintain an independent lifestyle.

Contact the League of Human Dignity location nearest you to learn more about being a Personal Assistant or Chore Provider.

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