The Systems Change Advocate (SCA) will organize consumers, local community members and stakeholder partners on a variety of issues impacting people with disabilities such as housing, transportation, health care, emergency preparedness, youth outreach, voting, and accessibility. The Systems Change Advocate will attend meetings, public hearings, and statewide events. They will be responsible for recruiting, training, and facilitating volunteers and groups. The SCA will work with RSI consumers to develop and strengthen self-advocacy skills so they can effect change on issues personally affecting them.
The candidate must have excellent communication and writing skills and have the ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively in groups. This currently is being offered as a full-time position at 30 hours a week.