The Arc of New Mexico guardianship program work on behalf of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities these individuals are served by The Arc of New Mexico because it has been determined by a court of law that they are unable to make “safe or reasonable decisions” concerning their own care.
The Arc of New Mexico guardianship program is actively seeking to hire a Guardianship Coordinator. The coordinator ensures that protected individuals guarantee the greatest degree of safety for any assets and services in their best interest. Ensures the timely submission of all required reports, including financial reports and accounting, to the appointing court and to persons served by the guardianship funder and program. Enter monthly billable time in identified tracking system.
Handle guardianship correspondence, seeking help from Director of Guardianship. Handle Medicare and prescription drug plan mail 3) Handle guardianship faxes and distribute to appropriate parties 4) Attend monthly client case review meetings.
Education and experience: • Minimum associate’s degree required • Life or work experience in guardianship • Understanding of the New Mexico state’s social service system •
Personal attitude and motivation: • Is highly self-motivated and can collaborate effectively • willing to receive coaching, outside training, and on-the-job training
Interpersonal skills: • Enjoys working with people • Relates to people from all backgrounds • relates to people with Intellectual and developmental disabilities •Communicates very well in written and oral form
Organizational skills: • Organized and efficient • Able to track with and respond to multiple concurrent processes, teams and needs
Technical skills: • Has strong computer skills
Travel • is required city and instate • have reliable transportation • maintain a valid New Mexico driver’s license
Caregivers Criminal History Screening Act • must pass an annual Caregivers Screening
Guardianship Certification • Poses or must successfully test and obtain through the Center for guardianship Certification (CGC) within eighteen (18) months of employment with The Arc of NM
Resumes will be accepted until position is filled. Email resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org (505) 883-5564
The Arc of New Mexico is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.