Community Inclusion Specialist (CIS)
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Wichita, KS 67211
Community Inclusion Specialist (CIS): FT (Richmond) M-F 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CISs have the opportunity to empower individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities by assisting them in making choices and decisions to promote independence and productivity. Responsibilities include planning and engaging individuals in stimulating, meaningful, & functional activities; developing and following a daily schedule of activities, therapeutic services & training; and providing training on accessing and utilizing community resources. Requires strong communication and conflict resolution skills. Must be creative, compassionate, energetic and able to motivate others. Requires HS diploma/GED, valid driver’s license, good driving record and dependable vehicle. Must be able to lift 50 lbs or ¼ of own body weight, whichever is less. Prior knowledge or experience working with individuals with disabilities is preferred, but not required.