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Employment with Southwest Center for Independence

Thank you for your interest in a career with Southwest Center for Independence. After reviewing the posted job description, please submit a cover letter, resume, and job application form to our Durango office, located at 3473 Main Ave, Suite 23. Alternatively, you may submit your information via email to: Your application will be carefully reviewed and we will contact you if your experience and skills match the requirements of the position.

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Take a look at our most current job listings!

Independent Living Specialist – Quality Assurance (ILS – QA)

The ILS – QA is responsible for assisting people in both attaining and maintaining  their independence through the achievement of their goals.  This staff person works under the direction of the IL Program Manager to (1) assist people with Intakes, (2) give Information, Referral, and Options Counseling to people who want resources, and (3) maintain quality assurance in written and digital Consumer Support Records.  This is a full-time, non-exempt/hourly position with a wage of $19.23  per hour. This position is mostly remote, with occasional office visits required.

Independent Living (IL) Specialist

IL Specialists are responsible for assisting individuals with disabilities and family members with attaining and maintaining their independence through the achievement of their goals. This position is mostly remote and requires some travel within our five-county region. This is a full-time, hourly position starting at $19.23/hour and includes a generous vacation package and some medical benefits.

As-Needed Driver

The As-Needed Driver is responsible for transporting riders with a variety of disabilities, including physical, mental and developmental, to and from appointments in company owned vehicles. Driver is responsible for timely arrival to all of these appointments. This is an as-needed hourly position starting at $16.00/hour and includes a vacation package. Please call Atira at 970-946-0232.

SWCI Board Member

SWCI’s Board of Directors is actively seeking passionate, diverse, and experienced great board members to help guide the organization as it grows. Contact or call 970-259-1672 for details and an application. Board meetings are in Durango on the 4th Thursday of every month, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm. Leaders with disabilities are encouraged to apply!

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