Careers at Amicus

 

 

 

Supporting Men and Women with Disabilities...

 

Working at Amicus is both rewarding and enjoyable. Our seven programs have a wide variety of positions and work hours. Amicus is known for the quality of its staff and for their longevity. Training is a central focus for each Program Director and for the entire agency. All staff who work directly with program participants will become Direct Support Professional (DSP) certified. We work closely with each employee to ensure that certification is not unduly burdensome.

There are many areas of interest in which staff learning occurs, from Positive Behavioral Supports to American Sign Language. Work at Amicus will challenge and motivate you. The individuals you work with will bring meaning and reward to your life and you will become part of a well respected agency.

Amicus provides equal employment opportunity and reasonable accommodation to all qualified applicants and employees regardless of national origin, gender, age, religion, creed, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Available positions are advertised in the Bangor Daily News and other publications and on this web site.

Current Openings

See Below for Current Openings

Application

 

 
BOUCHEA CENTER
Part-time Assistant Teacher

Make a difference working with an experienced team to develop basic independence skills and provide some personal care for adults with disabilities.   M-F.  Benefits for part-time assistant teacher include dental, eye care discount, holidays that fall on a scheduled workday, pro-rated sick and vacation, educational benefits, and participation in a 401k retirement plan.  A high school diploma and a commitment to respect all people required. DSP certification required, but will train.

Please send resume and cover letter to:

Dawn Petrello, Program Secretary

96 Thirteenth Street

Bangor, Maine   04401
941-2890
 
EOE

 
PENOBSCOT VALLEY INDUSTRIES

Program Specialist     (POSTED 05/11/2017)

PVI offers unique community support in personal development through art, theater, fitness, life skills, and self-advocacy.  Join our professional team to support individuals with intellectual disabilities and autism in an environment of positive respect and energy.  Our focus is to help individuals to maximize their independence and quality of life through skill building, community involvement, creativity, and self-advocacy.  The Program Specialist works on site and in the community.

Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in related field with one year experience preferred.  Strong oral and written communication and organizational skills and the ability to drive a 12 person van and clean driving record required. Successful candidate must have leadership qualities and a collaborative spirit.  Knowledge of positive behavioral support and DSP certification preferred.

Schedule:  This is a Monday-Friday, full-time position with full benefits.

Benefit Package:  Includes medical, dental, life, short and long term disability insurance and generous 401k program.  Additional voluntary benefits offered. 

 
Please send resume and cover letter to:
Michelle Withee, Program Director
68 Hillside Avenue 
Bangor, ME   04401
941-2898
EOE

 

 BOUCHEA CENTER

Part-time Assistant Teacher

Substitute Part-time Assistant Teachers

Make a difference working with an experienced team to develop basic independence skills and provide some personal care for adults with disabilities.   M-F.  Benefits for part-time assistant teacher position only include dental, eye care discount, holidays that fall on a scheduled workday, pro-rated sick and vacation, educational benefits, and participation in a 401k retirement plan.  A high school diploma and a commitment to respect all people required. DSP certification required for both positions, but will train.

Please send resume and cover letter to:

Dawn Petrello, Program Secretary

96 Thirteenth Street 

Bangor, Maine   04401
941-2890 
EOE

 

PENOBSCOT VALLEY INDUSTRIES

Program Assistant Substitutes

Join our professional team in supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities and autism in an environment of respect and energy.  PVI offers unique community support in art, theater, fitness, life skills, volunteerism, and self-advocacy.  Our focus is to help individuals maximize their independence and quality of life through skill building, community involvement, creativity, and self-advocacy.

Requirements: HS diploma or GED.  Strong organizational skills, and positive attitude required.  DSP required, but will train.  CRMA, related experience, and knowledge of positive behavioral supports preferred. 

Substitute Hours:  8:30 am to 2:30 pm, on-call.

Program Assistant Substitute Hours:  Generally 8:30 am to 2:30 pm, M-F

 

 Please send resume and cover letter to:

Elaine McLeod, PVI/RLE Program Secretary
68 Hillside Avenue
Bangor, ME   04401
941-2898
 EOE

 

 

AMICUS CASE MANAGEMENT  POSTED:  05/17/17

Amicus Community Case Manager

Amicus is recruiting for a full-time Community Case Manager to support adults with developmental disabilities. The successful candidate will join the Case Management team and be responsible for ensuring consumers receive high quality, consumer-driven outcomes that promote quality of life and maximize independence. 

 

Requirements:  A BA/BS degree in a related field is required and previous experience and LSW licensure is preferred. Knowledge of positive behavioral supports and dual-diagnosis is beneficial. Excellent organizational, computer, and communication skills required. Join a team who really cares about the people they support.

 

Benefit Package:  Competitive salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, life, short and long term disability insurance, vacation, sick, holidays, tuition reimbursement (two approved courses per year up to $500 per course), and a generous 401k program. Additional voluntary benefits offered. Application can be found at www.amicusgroup.org. Please submit application with resume to:

 

Please send a resume and cover letter to:

Tracey Cousineau, Program Director

Amicus Case Management

444 Stillwater Avenue Suite 3

Bangor, ME 

941-2947

EOE