Deputy Director, The disAbility Resource Center of the Rappahannock Area, Inc. (Fredericksburg, Virginia)

  • Open date: October 24, 2022; open until filled.
  • 409 Progress St., Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401
  • 540-373-2559 (voice), 540-373-5890 (CAPTEL), 540-373-8126 (fax)
  • cildrc.org, drc@cildrc.org

Director position for the disAbility Resource Center serving Fredericksburg City, Counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania, and Stafford. Position oversees the Community Integration team who provide direct IL services, outreach, and community training and workshops.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in social/human service field or at least two years demonstrated successful paid experience with a Center for Independent Living, human service agency, or human services program serving people with disability.
  • Applicant must have excellent communications skills and be able to travel throughout service area.
  • Lived experience with a disability.
  • Preferred qualifications:
  • Working knowledge of rights and responsibilities under various federal and state laws; benefit programs including healthcare, Social Security, vocational, and education.
  • Experience in team leadership, including conflict resolution and management.
  • Demonstrated excellent writing skills, experience in newsletters, media release and grant writing desired.
  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate groups, coordinating outreach and program development.
  • Experience with fundraising and event management.

Schedule 8:30 – 5:00, M-F. Occasional evenings and weekends.

The dRC is an equal opportunity employer, qualified persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

To apply for this position submit a resume and dRC employment application available at www.cildrc.org. 540-373-8126 Fax or Email, dfults@cildrc.org

For more information or questions regarding this position, please contact Debra Fults, Executive Director at dfults@cildrc.org.