COMMUNITY OPPORTUNITIES is a political subdivision which is enabled by
the citizens of Lincoln County to provide and/or contract for services for
individuals with mental retardation and/or developmental disabilities. The
board is comprised of nine members who are appointed by the County Commission.
COMMUNITY OPPORTUNITIES currently provides an array of services as well as contracts for services. The Agency directly provides the following services and supports: Community & Employment Services, Residential Services and Case Management.
We are growing! Join our dedicated team of professionals in providing outstanding supports to people with developmental disabilities. We offer competitive wages and excellent benefits including 100% paid health insurance and retirement.
REQUIREMENTS: Bacheror's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Special Education, Nursing, Human Services or a closely related field from an accredited four-year college/university; two years of post-education experience as a member of a multi-disciplinary team that included assessment and developing and/or implementing support plans for a persons with developmental disabilities or one year experience as a Case Manager I.
REQUIREMENTS: High School diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred. Experience in working with people with developmental disabilities preferred. Own transportation and telephone required. Ability to work with minimal supervision.
COMMUNITY OPPORTUNITIES is nationally accredited by CARF
the Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission for the following services:
•Community Services Coordination (case management)
•Community Employment Services
The State of Missouri defines Developmental Disability as, a disability: