Career Opportunities

Current Openings

Direct Support Professional:  J1241804  We are looking for people with the talent, ability and character to take responsibility for the day-to-day care of the Individuals served by Albany Advocacy Resource Center (AARC). If you want to make a difference in these Individual's lives and in your community as a whole, this is a wonderful opportunity. AARC offers extensive training for this position if you have a respectful, understanding, dedicated, responsible, flexible, and willingness to learn attitude.  If you would like to learn more about this position, please complete this online application.

Direct Support Professional Adult Day J7141805  Our Adult Day Center, located at 1300 West Broad Avenue, Albany, GA is looking for someone with the talent, ability and character to take responsibility for the day-to-day care of the Adult Individuals served by Albany Advocacy Resource Center (AARC). This is a Part-Time position M-F and would be approximately 20 - 25 hours per week. If you want to make a difference in these Individual's lives and in your community as a whole, this is a wonderful opportunity. AARC offers extensive training for this position if you have a respectful, understanding, dedicated, responsible, flexible, and willingness to learn attitude.  If you would like to learn more about this position, please complete this online application.

Direct Support Professional Adult Day (CAI) J8141805 Our Adult Day Center, located at 1300 West Broad Avenue, Albany, GA is looking for someone with a great driving record along with the talent, ability and character to assist our Adult Individuals served by Albany Advocacy Resource Center (AARC) with access to the community. This is a Part-Time position that will drive and accompany our Individuals to local establishments, events and other areas of interest. If you want to make a difference in these Individual's lives and in your community as a whole, this is a wonderful opportunity. AARC offers extensive training for this position if you have a respectful, understanding, dedicated, responsible, flexible, and willingness to learn attitude.  If you would like to learn more about this position, please complete this online application.

Enhanced Services Developmental Disability Professional (ES DDP)  J6251804 The Enhanced Services Developmental Disability Professional (ES DDP) maintains all regulatory and contract issues for the Individuals who receive enhanced services from AARC.  The position is responsible for identifying, reporting, correcting and coordinating any environmental, documentation, medical/safety issues.  The ES DDP will be assigned a caseload of Individuals residing in an assigned area and maintain a checklist and tracking system for the Individuals' issues. This position travels to visit one-on-one with their assigned caseload of Individuals and on a regular basis performs audits of their services in coordination with nurses and other staff.  The ES DDP along with nursing develops the Individual Service Plans for their caseload of Individuals.  This position will have a supervisory role over a team of Case Managers.

This position requires two (2) years’ experience in working with disabled Individuals and a four-year degree from an accredited institution in Social Work, Education, Nursing and/or other related field.  All skills and experience will be considered.

To be a successful candidate, you must be friendly, caring, willing to participate in on-going and continuous training and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.  This position requires excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize duties and meet deadlines.  A personal vehicle, valid Georgia driver’s license and proof of insurance are required.

If you believe you have the experience, background and soft-skills to perform this role, please complete the application and attach your resume.

Key words, Social Worker, Therap, HRST

 

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN):  J2241803  The LPN will perform clinical and non-clinical duties as assigned.  Maintains all medical regulatory and compliance issues for the individuals served by AARC.  Maintains compliance with all state and federal policies and procedures.

Qualifications: A high school diploma or GED and minimum of two (2) years clinical experience and experience with individuals with DD and/or MH required.  Must have and maintain LPN licensure.

 

Residential Licensed Practical Nurse-HRST: J3241803 The LPN performs clinical and non-clinical duties as assigned.  Maintains all medical regulatory and compliance issues for the individuals served by AARC.  Maintains compliance with all state and federal policies and procedures.

Qualifications: A high school diploma or GED and minimum of two (2) years clinical experience and experience with individuals with DD and/or MH required.  Must have and maintain LPN licensure.

 

Case Manager-Residential:  J4241803 The Case Manager maintains all regulatory and contract issues by the individual served by AARC.  Identifies, reports, and corrects any environmental, documentation, medical/safety issues for individuals served by AARC Residential services.  Maintains a checklist/tracking system for any issues identified for up to 25 individuals residing in the assigned area.

Qualifications: Must have a 4-year degree from an accredited institution in social work, education, nursing and/or other related field plus 1 year experience in the disability field.  All skills and experience will be considered.  Must have knowledge of calculators, personal computers, electronic financial data systems, MS Office Excel, fax machines, multiple line telephone systems and all other business related machines.  Must have experience in clerical/office administrative duties.  Must be a team player, be able to coach, train, and hold staff accountable and produce reports in a timely manner.  Must be a self-starter, be able to solve problems and provide creative suggestions and solutions.  Must have excellent customer service skills.

 

ICWP Case Manager:  J5241803 The ICWP Case Manager is responsible for the overall enhanced primary case management of those individuals who have been assigned to their caseload. This position  must demonstrate successful team participation, good written and verbal communication skills, knowledge of local, state, and regional resources and willingness to establish community networks.  Must demonstrate a professional and personal commitment to advocacy, creativity, and ethics with an emphasis on promoting and implementing self-directed care.

Minimum Educational Qualifications:

Licensed Practical Nurse  or BA or BS degree from an accredited college or university in health care or a human services related discipline

Minimum Experience:

2 Years of demonstrated and documented experience in healthcare service delivery or human services case management. Experience must be pertinent to the conditions and disabilities of the  populations served by the ICWP and include work with adults, the disabled, traumatic brain injured or other special needs populations.

Enhanced / Preferred Experience and certifications:

An R.N. or Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing or Master’s degree in social work; psychology; counseling or a related human services degree; a current certification in rehabilitation or case management; a license to practice social work, psychology, counseling, or related area in the State of Georgia and certification through the Georgia Medical Care Foundation to perform the Personal Support Consumer Directed Option.

For newly enrolled/newly approved Case Managers:  Certification to perform CDO must be obtained within six(6) months of approval by the ICWP Program Specialist.   Enhanced Case Management certification organizations include: American Board of Disability Analyst(ABDA); Certified Case Manager(CCM); Certified Advanced Social Work Case Manager(CASWCM); Certified Disability Management Specialist(CDMS); Certified Health Care Quality Management(CHCQM); Certification for Case Managers(CMC); Certified Rehabilitation Counselor(CRC); Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse; Certified Rehabilitation Nurse-Advanced (CRRN or CRRN-A); Registered Nurse Case Manager(RN-BC); Certified Nurse Case Manager(RN-C).

 

 

 

APPLY HERE.