Open Positions

ADVOCACY DIRECTOR

DisAbility Rights Idaho (DRI) is hiring a full-time ADVOCACY DIRECTOR in its Boise office. DRI is a non-profit disability rights agency, providing advocacy and legal services to protect the rights of people with disabilities. The Advocacy Director will work under the supervision of the Executive Director and will be part of DRI’s management team. The Advocacy Director will supervise DRI’s non-attorney advocates, providing necessary oversight and support to provide quality advocacy services to Idahoans with disabilities, consistent with DRI’s values and guiding principles. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to obtain government clearance by the U.S. Government Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is....

PAC Member

Please consider submitting your name to DisAbility Rights Idaho (DRI) for a position on the DRI Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness (PAIMI) Advisory Council. DRI is Idaho’s Protection and Advocacy System, a non-profit organization that provideslegal and advocacy services to people with disabilities to help them protect their rights in a variety of issue areas. DRI is federally funded through nine (9) program grants authorized by various federal statutes, including the PAIMI Act. The PAIMI program, administered by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), allows DRI to work on behalf of individuals with mental....

Board Member

DisAbility Rights Idaho Board of Directors Job Description The DisAbility Rights Idaho Board of Directors is the governing body of the organization. The Board is responsible for setting overall direction, making policy decisions, establishing long range plans, hiring and evaluating the Executive Director, monitoring compliance with financial and legal requirements, insuring that the goals and programs of the organization remain faithful to its mission, insuring that adequate financial resources are secured to carry out the work of the organization, and providing continued volunteer leadership for the nonprofit corporation. The organization cannot function either legally or practically without a knowledgeable, hardworking,....