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Midstate Independent Living Choices, Inc. (MILC) is a non-profit, non-residential organization that supports and promotes the well-being of others. Our dedicated staff is comprised of caring and compassionate people. Fifty-one percent (51%) of our staff and Board members are individuals with varying disabilities. Our goal is to improve and increase opportunities for people to achieve a finer quality of life. Our philosophy of empowering people to see possibilities for participation in the community and independent living through accessibility, advocacy, and support is the cornerstone of our core values.

For 23 years and counting, we’ve been impactful in empowering individuals throughout Central Wisconsin to make choices that allow them to live the life of their choosing. We offer a large variety of services that specialize in the promotion of seeking and achieving the ability to live a better and fuller life.

If you see yourself as an innovator or are passionate about creating opportunities, please consider joining us.

Peer Specialist

This position is located in Marshfield, WI. 

This is a full-time, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m, position.

$17/per hour

Individual must have lived experience with mental health and/or substance use challenges and intentionally share personal recovery story as appropriate to assist consumer, providing hope and help in changing patterns and behaviors.

Certified Peer Specialists (CPS) are persons who have not only lived experience of mental illness/substance use disorder but also have had formal training in the peer specialist model of mental health supports for adults. They use their unique set of recovery experiences in combination with solid skills training to support peers with mental health/substance use challenges.

Wisconsin Peer Specialist Certification is required. Employee hired without certification must be eligible to become certified within six(6) months of employment and will be a limited term employee until certification obtained. Once certification is obtained the employee status changes to full-time, non-exempt with benefits.

REQUIRED: Cover letter briefly describing your lived experience with mental health and/or substance use challenges along with a resume and completed MILC application must be submitted for consideration for this position.

 

Submit cover letter, resume, and completed application to:

Shawn Serafin, Human Resources Director
3262 Church Street
Stevens Point, WI 54481
sserafin@milc-inc.org
Fax: 715-344-4799, Attn: Shawn

For more information and to review the requirements to become a certified Peer Specialist, visit www.wicps.org

HOW TO APPLY FOR MILC POSITIONS

ALL applicants are required to complete a MILC application. The MILC application can be found on our website at www.milc-inc.org or obtain by calling 715-344-4210, ext. 222 or by email request to sserafin@milc-inc.org

Cover letter, application and resume required.

Submit to:

            Shawn Serafin, Human Resources Director

            Midstate Independent Living Choices

            3262 Church Street

            Stevens Point, WI 54481

            Fax: 715-344-4799

Click for MILC Application

Interested in joining MILC’s

Personal Assistant Services (PAS) team?

MILC’s Personal Assistant Services (PAS) provides assistance to adults and children with disabilities in the comfort of the individual’s home and is determined by the consumer’s needs through a Plan of Care.

Services offered are personal care, supportive home care and respite.

PAS employees are generally assigned to a series of short-term assignments and may be assigned to multiple consumers. The position may require travel.

MILC PAS offers: competitive wages, flexible scheduling, paid travel for qualifying assignments, and paid training.

There are number positions open throughout MILC’s 11 county service area. Click the link below for PAS open positions.

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Click for PAS Application

*Application must be completed in full.

If you need assistance in completing an application or are unable to print the application and would like one mailed to you please contact Human Resources at 715-344-4210 or email your request to ebuckles@milc-inc.org

Midstate Independent Living Choices is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. MILC is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact us at sserafin@milc-inc.org or 715-344-4210, ext. 226.

Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. MILC complies with this federal requirement and is a participant of E-Verify.

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