Employment Opportunities

Open Positions at LCCIL

To apply for any of the below positions please email your cover letter, resume, and references as MS Word attachments to info@LCCIL.org. No phone calls please.

Program Services Supervisor - Full-Time
We are looking for an experienced professional with a strong understanding of disability rights and the independent living philosophy who has experience working with and for people with disabilities. This position requires an experienced leader/manager to implement, provide and supervise direct service programming throughout Lake and McHenry counties. Successful candidates will be detail oriented, have solid supervisory experience and strong computer skills. Our main office is located in Mundelein, IL. Minimum requirements: Associate Degree and/or 4 years direct services and supervisory experience; personal experience with a disability and/or working with people with disabilities; ability to travel throughout Lake and McHenry Counties. Persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Compensation: D.O.E.

Community Education and Advocacy - Full-Time
LCCIL is accepting resumes for a proven leader who will address advocacy initiatives and community education on disability rights issues in Lake and McHenry Counties. We are looking for a self-starter who is highly motivated, detail oriented, and can demonstrate experience and skills in advocacy. The successful candidate will have knowledge of disability-related laws, services, systems, and/or issues. Minimum requirements: Associate Degree and/or 2 years’ experience in direct services and supervisory experience; personal experience with a disability and/or working for people with disabilities; knowledge of and commitment to the Independent Living Philosophy; ability to travel throughout Lake and McHenry Counties. Compensation D.O.E.

Independent Living Youth Advocate - Part-Time and/or Full-Time
The Youth Advocate position(s) teach youth with disabilities self-advocacy and pre-employment transition skills throughout Lake and McHenry County. Travel is required throughout the service area. Minimum requirements: Associate Degree and/or 2 years’ experience in direct services experience; personal experience with a disability and/or working for people with disabilities; knowledge of and commitment to the Independent Living Philosophy; ability to travel throughout Lake and/or McHenry Counties. Compensation D.O.E.

Independent Living Advocate - Part-Time
We are seeking a candidate to work with adult consumers with disabilities in Lake and McHenry Counties as they work to accomplish their individual life goals. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with strong computer skills, is detail oriented with a proven track record of handling competing deadlines. Minimum requirements: Associate Degree and/or 2 years' experience in direct services program; personal experience with a disability and/or working for people with disabilities; knowledge of and commitment to the Independent Living Philosophy and ability to travel throughout Lake and McHenry Counties. Compensation D.O.E.

 


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LCCIL's Mission

LCCIL empowers people with disabilities to lead self-directed lives as valued members of the community.

Who We Are

Lake County Center for Independent Living, serving Lake and McHenry counties, is a not-for-profit, disability rights organization. We exist to ensure that all people with disabilities have the tools they need to live independently. Governed and staffed by a majority of people with disabilities, we are a consumer-controlled organization, which means the services we provide are those chosen by our consumers.

To learn more, visit our ABOUT US page.