Friday, March 04, 2011

Job opening - Kansas City

The following post is from my friend Lynea. I'm posting it to the blog, even though I know only a few readers are in Kansas City, because Facebook won't let me post the whole thing in a news feed.

Good luck to anyone interested. And thanks Lynea!

Hi Heather,

I am thinking you might know some people who have a specialty knowledge in disabilities. I found this cool job posting:

ompany: The Whole Person, Inc

Location: Kansas City, MO

Job Category: Social Services

Job Type: Full-Time

Location: 3420 Broadway

Suite 105

Shift: Standard [ 8 - 5 ]

Pay Range: $26,000.00 to $28,000.00

Experience Required: 1 To 2 Years

Job Description & Additional Information

A Bachelor′s Degree is required with an additional year experience providing services to people with disabilities‚ however‚ experience can be substituted on a year-for year basis. The position requires a broad knowledge and training in a comprehensive field of study providing skills in advocating for people with disabilities and a working knowledge of disabilities and disability oriented issues and/or experience in:

Effective written and oral communications skills

Public relations

The ability to interact personally with people‚ businesses and service organizations on all levels

Ability to work independently and meet deadlines

Organizational skills

Understanding of and adherence to the philosophy of Independent Living and the Disability Rights Movement

Computer literate

How to Apply

please email cover page and resume to

no phone calls

People with disabilities are encouraged to apply

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