Director of Advocacy Services

Director of Advocacy Services

Director of Advocacy Service

 

Michigan Protection and Advocacy Service, Inc. (MPAS) has an immediate opening for a full-time Director of Advocacy Service located in our Lansing office.  This position provides leadership and direction to the Community and Institutional Rights (CAIR) Team responsible for providing direct advocacy representation to individuals with disabilities experiencing abuse/neglect, violation of their rights, and/or issues in accessing or receiving services.

 

Bachelor’s degree in a human service-related field, or equivalent education and experience. Six to eight years of related human service or legal experience including experience working with disability rights and supervisory responsibilities. The preferred candidate will possess a juris doctor degree from an accredited law school and active membership in the Michigan State Bar or eligibility for admission.

 

Annual salary range:  $65,000 – $80,000 depending on education and experience.

 

MPAS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), religion, age, political belief, national origin, marital status, veteran status, or disability.

 

Interested applicants please forward a cover letter and resume to:

 

Camilia Limas

Michigan Protection and Advocacy Service, Inc.

4095 Legacy Parkway, Suite 500

Lansing, MI  48911

517‑487‑0827 (FAX)

[email protected]

 

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Deadline for Applications: August 12, 2020