Urgently hiring
$20 - $21 per hour

About the Disability Resource Center

The Disability Resource Center (DRC) is a frontline civil rights organization led by people with disabilities that advocates for an inclusive and accessible community for all. 

We are currently seeking a talented and dedicated Disability Resource Specialist to join our team.

As a Disability Resource Specialist, you will:

  • Engage in community and legislative advocacy to improve community accessibility and inclusion.
  • Assist consumers in achieving their personal goals and increased abilities to live independently.
  • Work with consumers in obtaining community resources and assistance programs such as MassHealth, etc.
  • Support people living in nursing homes to transition back into the community.

This position requires fieldwork in the community, and so applicants must have their own reliable transportation.


  • People living with a disability highly encouraged to apply.
  • Bachelor's Degree in human services, a related field, or equivalent life experience.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office word processing and email applications.
  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish is a plus.
  • Must be committed to Independent Living Philosophy.

This is a full-time (35 hour), benefited position.

Compensation: $34,580 to $36,400 depending upon experience.

DRC offers competitive benefits, 401K with a 3% match, generous PTO, free Short and Long-Term disability insurance, and limited tuition reimbursement.

DRC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons with disabilities, women, and persons of color to apply for these positions.

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Posting ID: 719884426 Posted: 2023-03-02 Job Title: Disability Right Advocate