Director, Center for Independent Living in North Alabama (Decatur-Huntsville, AL)

The Director of the Center for Independent Living in North Alabama will establish and direct a new center for independent living in North Alabama under the umbrella of Disability Rights & Resources, based in Birmingham. Bachelor’s degree or five years management experience in providing direct service, advocacy, community organizing, supervision, business administration, community development, rehabilitation administration, human services, and/or related field. Must have ability to communicate effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds. Must have effective communication skills. Must have ability to represent North Alabama CIL to the general public. Knowledge of legislation pertaining to independent living and other disability related legislation helpful. Personal experience with disability preferred. Must have commitment to independent living philosophy. Must be able to work independently and collaboratively. Disability Rights & Resources will provide reasonable job accommodations / modifications to staff with disabilities, upon request. The position requires extensive travel throughout the service area.

Disability Rights & Resources is an Equal Opportunity Employer.