Careers At Independent Connection In Salina KS
Independent Connection Careers

Pursue a Career With Us

Independent Connection Inc. is often looking for talented and passionate individuals to add to our team.

If you are interested in joining us, please apply online and provide us with a cover letter describing your interest and your resume.

Available Positions

  • Outreach Coordinator

    Full-time •

    This NEW position will develop, maintain, and grow relationships with community partners, businesses, public service professionals, and others throughout our service area. The coordinator will create comprehensive, informative community engagement activities for Independent Connection. This role will need someone with strong communication skills, experience creating plans and evaluating impact, and a willingness to train others.

    You will develop/deliver promotional activities/presentations, create processes, manage social media campaigns and website changes, create and analyze reports, lead event planning/participation, and guide progress towards our goals.

    You will participate in orientation to build your knowledge of our current activities/plan and learn about independent living philosophy and our core beliefs.

    Educational Requirements

    Associate or bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, leadership, business or related field or experience; demonstrated project management successes.

    Salary is $22.00-$24.00/hr.

    To Apply: Click below and be sure to attach your resume and cover letter.

    Apply Now
  • Youth Outreach Specialist

    Full-time •

    As a Specialist, you will build connections with school personnel, employers, parents, and youth (ages 10-24, with any type of disability) in specific school districts within our service area. Outreach, consultation, and advocacy support will focus on the students’ education or employment plans after high school. Actively listening to individualized needs, empowering youth to gain independent life skills, and assisting with locating and accessing various resources to build and use a support network are key focus areas of the work in this position. Getting students ready for competitive, integrated employment or continuing education will be the desired outcome of this work. You will participate in training to build your skills in goal setting strategies, independent living philosophy, and knowledge of available resources. Meetings with youth will occur one on one or in small groups (virtual/in person/in office/in school).

    Educational Requirements

    High School Diploma or GED required and two years’ relevant work experience. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

    Salary is $15.00-$18.00/hr.

    To Apply: Click below and be sure to attach your resume and cover letter.

    Apply Now

For All Positions

Qualified applicants with disabilities are always encouraged to apply for open positions at Independent Connection. A disability is defined as one or more things that make something in an individual’s daily life difficult. Personal/work/volunteer experience with disabilities is helpful. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of a position.

Must be at least 18 years of age and be able to pass background checks.

Office hours will be determined by activities but will most generally be between 8:30am-4:30pm, Monday – Friday. There will be times when it is necessary to work outside regular office hours, weekend days, or longer than an 8-hour day.

Travel within North Central Kansas is likely. Employees must maintain current auto insurance. Mileage reimbursement will be provided for work-related travel.

Interested in working with us?

We are often looking for individuals to add to our growing team. Contact us today!