Center for Self Advocacy Inc.

Job Opportunities​

Full-Time Coordinator for Outreach and Social Justice Initiatives

Candidate will need:

  • Knowledge of meaning of diversity and inclusion

  • Knowledge of self-advocacy movement and its relationship to other social justice movements

  •  Knowledge of intellectual/developmental disabilities

  • Ability to work independently with supervision

  • Ability to problem solve

  • Intersectional approach to disability diversity inclusion and access

  • Organizational skills

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher preferred

Candidate Experience:

  • Social justice background

  • Program development

  • Strong demonstrated commitment to diversity/inclusion principles

  • Supervisory experience preferred

  • Experience enacting, promoting, or advancing disability diversity and inclusion within an organization

In this position, the candidate will be expected to:

  • Develop and monitor social justice programming / group / activities

  • Supervise peer mentors

  • Engage with community to develop new relationships / networks around social justice issues that affect people with disabilities 

  • Act as liaison with social justice organizations that are currently collaborating with the Center for Self Advocacy (CSA) 

  • Maintain existing relationships with disability service provider agencies and disability advocacy organizations, including agencies and organizations that specifically serve people with intellectual / developmental disabilities

  • Complete documentation as required / needed 

  • Act as a collaborative team member in the Center for Self Advocacy (CSA) organization 

* People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 

This is a one-year position and will continue based on future funding. Please submit your resume and three letters of reference (two professional and one personal) to Samuel Mattle at smattle@center4sa.org. Please call for any questions pertaining to this position at (716) 768 - 1795. Responses requested by February 26, 2021. 

The full version of the position is in PDF format below

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716-768-1795

1021 Broadway St., 4th Floor
Buffalo NY 14212