SKIL was created by; is driven by; and is focused on persons with disabilities, their families, and communities. We provide Advocacy, Education, and Support with Customer Controlled services to break down and remove existing barriers and bridge social gaps to ensure and preserve Equality and Independence for all.

If you are not working or working reduced hours due to COVID-19, you may be eligible for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits.
Get more info here: https://www.getkansasbenefits.gov/

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Due to the potential spread of the Corona Virus, all SKIL Offices will be closed to visitors and the general public until further notice.

SKIL staff will continue providing services while the offices are closed. Communication, during this time, will take place through phone, email or fax.
If needing to turn in or receive a hire packet and/or other paperwork, we encourage you to send your information by email to your local SKIL office.
When bringing paperwork to SKIL offices during regular business hours, call that office, and someone will come to the door to assist you.

 Thank You for your patience in these extraordinary times! 
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Disability Integration Advisor Lead

The Disability Integration (DI) Cadre is hiring!

Disability Integration Advisor Lead – https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/464608200

A Disability Integration Advisor Lead serves as the expert-level advisor to the Command Staff and program areas providing expert-level advice, guidance and technical assistance on programmatic, physical and effective communication access for people with disability and others with access and functional need for all Presidentially Major Disaster and Emergency Declarations. This position has primary supervisory level duties for staff in field offices to which can range from 3-50 staff dependent on type of event.

 

Duties:

As a Lead Disability Integration Advisor in FEMA's Reservist Program, some of the duties you will be responsible for include:

Implements FEMA and ODIC’s strategic plan, throughout disaster deployment both within and outside the organization; develops and executes measurements to keep pace with changing factors.

  • Leading all Disability Integration staff and managing activities at a Joint Field Office.
  • Advising, developing, and delivering technical training to guide, facilitate and achieve equal access throughout all disaster programs and services.
  • Establishing and maintaining tone and tenor of Disability Integration across all aspects of response, recovery and mitigation while providing strategic analyses addressing disaster staffing, efficiency and capabilities to support disaster operations.
  • Engaging existing coalitions as partners and building coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local tribal territorial governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, and disability advocacy leaders to achieve inclusive emergency management.
  • Establishing and managing organizational and information resources strategically to achieve measurable outcomes which prioritize the needs of disaster survivors.
  • Meeting organizational goals and customer expectations and making decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks.

 

To learn more about the Office of Disability Integration and Coordination visit https://www.fema.gov/office-disability-integration-and-coordination   

 

SALARY RANGE: (RSV) $40.77 to $40.77 / Per Hour

SERIES & GRADE: IM-0089-00/00

POSITION INFORMATION: Temporary - Intermittent employment not to exceed 2 years

Reservists (RSV) (Intermittent) https://careers.fema.gov/reservists-intermittent 

DUTY LOCATIONS: multiple vacancies, locations negotiable

WHO MAY APPLY: All U.S. citizens

TRAVEL REQUIRED (Domestic travel in US States and US Territories)

  • 75% or Greater
  • 300 days a year or greater Travel (deployments) will be required
  • This position requires travel to emergency sites. Non-emergency travel may be required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED: No

SECURITY CLEARANCE:  Public Trust - Background Investigation

SUPERVISORY STATUS:  No

Visit USAJobs to apply at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/464608200

This announcement will close at 11:59 pm EST on Tuesday, May 16, 2017