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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/or other publications and on this web site.

Current Openings

See Below for Current Openings

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Amicus Community Case Manager:   Full TIme

 

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

 

Requirements: Must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four (4) year institution of higher learning with a specialization in psychology, behavioral health, social work, special education, counseling, rehabilitation, nursing, or a closely related field. LSW or LSW/C is preferred; one (1) year of experience in one of the areas listed above is required.  

 

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.

 

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

 

Benefits: Competitive salary and generous 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:

 

For information, please contact:

 

Heather Willey, Case Management Director

Amicus Case Management

444 Stillwater Avenue

Bangor, ME  

941-2947

 

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Substitute Program Assistants  (Open at Various Times Based on Need)  

Make a difference in others’ lives on a schedule that fits your life! Join our professional team in supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities and autism in an environment of respect and energy. Our programs offer those we serve unique supports that enhance life skill-building and include a wide variety of activities including art, theater, fitness, volunteerism, and self-advocacy. Our focus is to help individuals maximize their independence and maintain and improve quality of life through skill building, community involvement, creativity, and self-advocacy.

This position may find the successful candidate working in one or more of the numerous Amicus high quality and unique programs including the Bouchea Center for Learning, Community Life, Penobscot Valley Industries, Ralph Leek Elder, or Pathways to Employment.

Please feel free to explore our website for more information about Amicus. www.amicusgroup.org

Requirements: High school diploma or GED. Strong organizational skills and a positive attitude required. DSP required, but we will train the right candidate(s). CRMA, related experience, and knowledge of positive behavioral supports desired.

Substitute Hours: Monday through Friday, on-call.

 

Please direct inquiries to:

Amicus Human Resources

ATT: Denis Cranson

96 13th Street

Bangor, ME 04401

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Community Life Programs / Phoenix Pathways to Employment

 

PROGRAM ASSISTANT

Amicus is looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, fun, team player to assist men and women with different abilities in two Amicus programs. Time will be split between Community Life and Phoenix Pathways to Employment.

 

Community Skills Program Assistants work closely with participants to provide support for their personal growth and development based on their individual goals and objectives to become more independent and healthy, and to live a fulfilling life.  Work may include occasional weekend and evening hours.  

 

Pathways to Employment Program Assistants work directly with participants providing services and support to enhance their life skills, interpersonal development and employment readiness.

 

Requirements:High school diploma or GED; ability to follow Person Centered Plans and keep accurate notes; clean driving record; willingness to drive a 12-person van; dependable transportation. DSP preferred, but will train.

 

Schedule: This is a full-time position with full benefits. Pathways operates from 8:00 am ‚Äď 1:30 pm, M-F; Community Life hours may include occasional weekend and evening hours.¬†¬†

 

Benefits: Full-time: Employees working 35 hours per week or more are considered full-time and are eligible for a competitive benefits package: medical, dental, short-term and long-term disability, and life insurance; eye care discount; vacation, sick and holidays; tuition reimbursement (two approved courses per year up to $500 per course); 401k option. Voluntary benefit options are also available.

 

 

To request an application and job description please contact:

Wendy Parker, Program Director

Community Life / Phoenix Pathways to Employment

96 Thirteenth St.

Bangor, ME 04401

941-2890

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Community Life Programs

 

Part-time Program Assistant

 

Looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, fun, team player to assist men and women with different abilities to set and accomplish their goals, become more independent and healthy, and to live a fulfilling life. Work may include some weekend and/or evening hours.  

 

Requirements:High school diploma or GED; ability to follow Person Centered Plans and keep accurate notes; clean driving record; willingness to drive a 12-person van; dependable transportation. DSP preferred, but will train.

 

Schedule: This is a part-time position if filled internally that may be combined with another part-time position within the agency to become a full-time Amicus position with full benefits.

 

Hours in Home Supports: Regular scheduled hours will be in Community Life‚Äôs Home Supports on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, from 7:00 a.m. ‚Äď 9:00 a.m., with additional hours scheduled on one or two afternoon/evenings per week. This is the current schedule; however, schedule and/or hours may vary in the future to meet the needs of the program.

 

 

Apply online at www.amicusgroup.orgor contact:

Wendy Parker, Program Director

207-941-2915

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PENOBSCOT VALLEY INDUSTRIES/RALPH LEEK ELDERS

Program Secretary   (Posted 06/17/2019)

 

Our PVI/RLE location on Hillside Avenue in Bangor has an opening for a full-time Program Secretary to provide office/secretarial duties with a high degree of accuracy and professionalism.

 

PURPOSE: To provide clerical support to both Penobscot Valley Industries and Ralph Leek Elders as directed by the Program Director.

 

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: The Secretary is responsible to the Program Director.

Requirements: High school diploma required, secretarial training and/or work experience preferred. This position requires independent judgment and action and a strong proficiency in Microsoft Word, Windows and Excel to accurately complete detailed, daily client attendance reporting. Multitasking is a must. Excellent written and oral skills, organization, a positive, friendly attitude, flexibility and patience are essential. Experience working with individuals with disabilities is a plus.

Schedule: This is a Monday-Friday position with hours generally from 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.. This is a full-time position with full benefits.

Benefit Package: Includes medical, dental, 401(k), short and long-term disability, life insurance; eye care discount; vacation, sick and holidays, and tuition reimbursement for two approved courses per year up to $500 per course. All successful candidates will be subject to background checks.

Job Type: Full-time

 

Please send inquiries to:

Michelle Withee, PVI/RLE Program Director

68 Hillside Avenue

Bangor, Maine   04401

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941-2898

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BOUCHEA CENTER

Substitute Program Assistant

Make a difference working with an experienced team to develop basic independence skills and provide some personal care for adults with disabilities.  

Requirements: A high school diploma and a commitment to respect all people required. DSP certification required for both positions, but will train.

Substitute Schedule: On-call as needed, M-F, 8:30 am ‚Äď 2:00 pm

Please send inquiries to:

Dawn Petrello, Program Secretary

96 Thirteenth Street

Bangor, Maine   04401

941-2890

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Amicus Community Case Manager

 

Part-time

 

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

 

Requirements: Must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four (4) year institution of higher learning with a specialization in psychology, behavioral health, social work, special education, counseling, rehabilitation, nursing, or a closely related field. LSW or LSW/C is preferred; one (1) year of experience in one of the areas listed above is required.  

 

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.

 

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

 

Benefits: Employees working at least 20 hours per week have part-time benefits of dental and an eye-care discount; pro-rated vacation and sick; and holidays if on a regularly scheduled workday; part-time education benefits; and may participate in the 401k plan as described.

 

Application can be found at www.amicusgroup.org. Please submit application with resume to:

 

For information, please contact:

 

Heather Willey, Director

Amicus Case Management

444 Stillwater Avenue

Bangor, ME  

941-2947

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