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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          POSTED 06/28/2017  

Substitute and/or  Part-time Assistant Teachers

Assistant teachers provide consistency by following the lead of other program staff in cooperation with the teacher, provide an environment that maximizes independence and self respect for each program participant, and implement the rehabilitative techniques that will best meet the current needs and interests of each participant. Substitute assistant teachers are called to work on the days when regular program staff members are either sick, on vacation, or scheduled for an educational workshop.

Benefits for part-time assistant teacher position only includes 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          POSTED 06/29/2027

Full Time Program Specialist

The Program Specialist works directly to support program participants at our 68 Hillside Avenue site and in the community providing advocacy and support. The Program Specialist helps individuals to maximize their potential by learning, making choices, taking action to gain experience, and learning from the consequences of their individual choices.  M-F.

 

REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree in related field and one year of relevant experience required. Positive behavioral supports training and/or experience preferred. 

Make a difference working with an experienced team to develop basic independence skills and provide some personal care for adults with disabilities.   M-F.  Generous benefit package includes 100% company-paid health, dental, and life insurances, paid major holidays and vacation, participation in a 401k retirement plan...and more!   DSP certification required, but willing to train the right candidate.

Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michelle Withee, Program Director

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941-2898
EOE