Aging and Disability Services
The Tribal Dementia Care Specialist (DCS) works in partnership with the Tribal Health and Human Services agencies and Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRCs) in the assigned tribes service area to ensure that the Indian Health Service (IHS) eligible individuals receive culturally appropriate information and are able to comfortably and effectively access dementia and long term care programs and services. The Tribal DCS will have three primary goals: facilitate dementia friendly community efforts, train staff in tribal departments to be dementia capable, and support people with dementia and their family members. Daily attendance is an essential function of this position. Regular travel is required to meet the needs of the position.
This is a full-time salaried opportunity with scheduled hours of Mon-Fri 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM, 40-45 hours per week with a primary work location in Lac Du Flambeau, WI. There will be variations to schedule to accommodate clients and families. Regular travel to Mole Lake Reservation will be required. This position has a salary range of $48,000 – $52,000 with benefits including Annual/Personal Leave, Holiday Pay, Health, Dental, Life & AD&D, STD and LTD Insurance, FSA and 401(k) Retirement Plan. Background check and drug screen are required before employment.
Disabled applicants may request a needed accommodation from the representative of the Human Resource Department, PO Box 9 Lac Du Flambeau, WI 54538 or phone (715) 588-1069 or (800) 872-7207