JOB TITLE: Veterans Independence Program (VIP) Advisor
FLSA/EMPLOYEE STATUS: Full-time; Non-exempt
PAY & BENEFITS: $19-21/hr.; Employee Assistance Program (EAP), medical, dental, vision, life and accident insurance; vacation time, 12 holidays, sick time and personal days.
CPWD is a Center for Independent Living (CIL), which is a cross‑disability, consumer‑directed, nonresidential private nonprofit agency operated by over 51% individuals with disabilities, providing various services and resources to assist people with disabilities in overcoming barriers to independent living.
The VIP Advisor helps Veterans with disabilities set up, organize and manage the supports and resources they need to live independently (not providing the care). Assists Veterans with this VA-funded program to: manage a budget, decide what services best meet their needs, hire personal care workers, and purchase items or services. Creates support plans and spending plans, monitors services and problem solves for Veterans at the direction of the Veteran or Representative. Ensures that the Veteran and/or the Representative are the ones directing the services.
Most staff are still primarily working remotely with limited time in the office; CDC and government recommendations are being closely followed to protect the safety of our staff, our Veterans, and their families.
CPWD is an Equal Opportunity Employer
To view the full post and other available jobs at CPWD, go to: https://cpwd.org/employment/
To apply, please send an updated résumé and cover letter (both required for consideration) to: firstname.lastname@example.org
People with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply!