CIAD is an empowerment organization, drawing the majority of our Board of Directors and Staff from the constituency we serve. Open or new positions will be posted here for easy access.

Peer Advocate

Position Summary: The Peer Advocate (PA) is an ambassador of CIAD to help educate, advocate and empower residents of Adult Care Facilities.  In this part-time role, the PA is a listener, who learns the needs and culture of a home by getting to know Residents, attending Resident Council and Food Committee gatherings and other activities as invited and assigned. A Peer Advocate may be tasked with support in multiple homes over a period of time in order to have the greatest impact in empowering our constituency.  The PA combines the lived personal experience of physical and mental health challenges as well as adult care facility living in their various activities. A Peer Advocate may be trained to provide Independence Trainings or other workshops in various ACFs. The PA is an integral part of the CIAD Team to empower Resident Councils in their effective leadership of the home Residents. The PA also participates in identifying and supporting legislative items for lobbying with state and city elected and regulatory officials.  CLICK HERE for the Full Position Description.

Ways to Apply:

  1. Download the job application. Email completed application to [email protected].
  2. Send an email to [email protected] and request a job application. Complete the application and return it.
  3. Call our support line and ask to have an application mailed to you. 866-503-3332

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