The Arc Maryland Announces Public Policy/Advocacy Position: Director of Public Policy & Advocacy – Children and Families
The Arc Maryland, the leading statewide advocacy organization dedicated to the rights and quality of life of children and adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and their families, seeks an experienced, creative, self-motivated individual committed to impacting public policy and services in Maryland for children and adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and their families.
The position is full-time at the office in Annapolis and includes extensive time at the state legislature in Annapolis during the Maryland General Assembly Session. Travel throughout the state to local chapters of The Arc and meetings is a requirement. The position will be required to file as a registered lobbyist with the Maryland State Ethics Commission.
The Arc Maryland’s advocacy and public policy follows the position statements of The Arc of the US. To review the position statements, click here. The Arc Maryland’s Legislative Platform can be viewed here.
Qualified individuals with disabilities and family members of individuals with developmental disabilities are encouraged to apply. Bi-Lingual Spanish applicants encouraged. EOE.
Deadline to Apply: June 15, 2017.
Submit cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to:
The Arc Maryland
130 Lubrano Drive, Suite 212
Annapolis, MD 21401
Or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Equal Opportunity Employer