Jobs

Youth Transition Specialist – Grass Valley Office

FREED is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Youth Transition Specialist based in the Grass Valley office. This position will support development and implementation of FREED’s Youth Transition Program for youth with disabilities. This position will assist with program development and implementation, outreach, direct service provision, and coordination and collaboration with schools and other stakeholders. Experience with transition age youth, education systems, and curriculum development and a plus. EOE, Individuals with disabilities strongly encouraged to apply. 40 hours per week.

Interested individuals should email, fax, or send cover letter and resume summarizing qualifications and experience to: Carly Pacheco – email carly@freed.org, fax at 530-477-8184, or send to FREED, 2059 Nevada City Highway, Suite 102, Grass Valley, CA 95945.

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Disability Community Advocate – Grass Valley or Marysville Office

FREED is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Disability Community Advocate based in the Grass Valley Headquarters or Marysville office. Ideal candidate has campaign, public speaking, and non-profit experience, and knowledge of transportation, affordable and accessible housing, healthcare, disability access, and/or elections. The Disability Community Advocate is a full-time position with medical, dental, and vision benefits.

This position assists FREED in developing disability advocacy teams and provides support to team members including education, developing strategic plans for organizing advocacy campaigns, and community organizing training and leadership development. As part of the Disability Organizing Network, this position organizes local efforts for regional and statewide strategic plans. The Disability Community Advocate engages FREED’s consumers, people with disabilities, stakeholders, and allies throughout Nevada, Sierra, Yuba, Sutter, and Colusa counties in order to develop a network to create change at the local, state and federal levels.

Interested individuals should email, fax, or send cover letter and resume summarizing qualifications and experience to: Carly Pacheco – email carly@freed.org, fax at 530-477-8184, or send to FREED, 2059 Nevada City Highway, Suite 102, Grass Valley, CA 95945.

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