Career Opportunities

Qualified applicants with disabilities are always encouraged to apply for open positions at Independence, Inc. 

All programs and employment positions of Independence, Inc. are open to all members of the community, without regard to race, color, creed religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, economic status, or disability.
The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 protects the rights of people with disabilities to equal employment opportunities. Arrangements will be made if you have a disability that requires an accommodation in completing any part of the employment process. A request for an accommodation will not affect your opportunities for employment. It is your responsibility to make your needs known. Call 785-841-0333.

Independent Living Counselor/WORK Program – Wichita Area

Are you interested in one-on-one support of a person’s independent living goals? We may be looking for you! Apply to be an Independent Living Counselor (ILC) and become part of our team of dedicated disability advocates as our Wichita area ILC. Essential functions of the position include: Customer focus – ability to provide excellent service to our clients. Communication – ability to listen to others and communicate in an effective manner with consideration for the impact and consequences. Ability to use correct grammar, spelling, sentence structure and communicate a message verbally and in writing. Attention to detail and analytical thinking – ability to approach a problem by using logical, systematic, and sequential approaches.

Note: Our organization’s primary location is in Lawrence, KS and together, our team of Independent Living Counselors cover the entire state of Kansas. This position is for a Wichita area ILC and may include light travel in and around the Wichita metro/surrounding areas to meet directly with consumers. Reliable transportation is a requirement.

To be considered for this position, review the complete job description and submit cover letter and resume to jmoore@independenceinc.org

*Be sure to include which area you are applying for (Wichita or Pittsburg)

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Independent Living Counselor/WORK Program – Pittsburg, KS Area

Are you interested in one-on-one support of a person’s independent living goals? We may be looking for you! Apply to be an Independent Living Counselor (ILC) and become part of our team of dedicated disability advocates as our Pittsburg, KS area ILC. Essential functions of the position include: Customer focus – ability to provide excellent service to our clients. Communication – ability to listen to others and communicate in an effective manner with consideration for the impact and consequences. Ability to use correct grammar, spelling, sentence structure and communicate a message verbally and in writing. Attention to detail and analytical thinking – ability to approach a problem by using logical, systematic, and sequential approaches.

Note: Our organization’s primary location is in Lawrence, KS and together, our team of Independent Living Counselors cover the entire state of Kansas. This position is for a Pittsburg, KS area ILC and may include light travel in and around the Pittsburg/surrounding areas to meet directly with consumers. Reliable transportation is a requirement.

To be considered for this position, review the complete job description and submit cover letter and resume to jmoore@independenceinc.org 

*Be sure to include which area you are applying for (Wichita or Pittsburg)