College degree with a major in discipline relevant to working with people of all ages with disabilities, i.e., special education, speech therapy, rehabilitation counseling, psychology. Licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator within the State of Arkansas.
Considerable knowledge of the principles, techniques, and practices of growth and development for typical individuals and knowledgeable of ICF/MR is essential.
Original Posting 7/09/2021
UCP of Arkansas was created in 1957 by families which had children with cerebral palsy, and although we have grown to be one of the largest service providers in Arkansas, we continue to refer to our employees, parents, individuals we serve, and volunteers as family.
Through advocacy and the provision of direct services and supports UCP continues to meet its mission of advancing the independence, productivity and full citizenship for people with disabilities.