Come Join our Innovative and Reputable Team!

Amicus is a mission-driven 501(c)(3) nonprofit service organization that has been a premier service provider and employer of choice in Eastern and Central Maine for half a century. Working at Amicus is both challenging and extremely rewarding. We are known for our experienced employees and for their longevity with the agency. Many of our valued staff members have been with us for 10, 15, and even 20 years! Our robust line-up of programs offers a wide variety of employment opportunities and work hours. All staff who work directly with program participants will become Direct Support Professional (DSP) certified. We also offer trainings leading to certifications, such as Safety Care, CRMA, and CPR.

Reasons to select Amicus as your employer of choice:

  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive full-time benefits package that includes agency-paid:
    • health insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
    • dental insurance (for both full-time and part-time employees)
    • eye care discount
    • short-term disability insurance
    • long-term disability insurance
    • life insurance
    • 401(k) option with generous match (for all employees upon eligibility period being met)

  • Generous earned paid time-off for full-time employees (pro-rated for part-time)
    • vacation
    • sick
    • holidays
    • bereavement leave

  • Ongoing staff training/development
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Excellent and supportive work environment

Come work as part of a respectable team where you make a difference in the lives of others every day!

We welcome you to contact us for more information at info@amicusgroup.org or call our Human Resources Department at (207) 941-2892, extension 101.

Open Positions

Open Positions

COMMUNITY CASE MANAGER - Full Time (down east region)

Job Description: Remote work, competitive wages, a superior benefits package, and a supportive team await the successful applicant for this position. Amicus has provided services to Maine people for over 50 years, and is the sole organization of its' kind in Maine to have every program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities for over 3 decades. We are continuing to expand and are recruiting for a full-time Community Case Manager to support adults with developmental disabilities in Washington/Hancock counties. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring consumers receive high-quality, consumer driven outcomes that promote quality of life and maximize independence. The majority of this position can be completed "remotely" following initial training and will mainly encompass Washington county with some Hancock county cases . A degree in Social Work OR related-field is required as well as excellent organizational, computer, and communication skills. This is a M-F full-time position with benefits that include 100% agency-paid health, dental, life, LTD, STD insurance premiums, generous vacation and sick time accruals, 401k match, paid major holidays, educational reimbursement, and professional training. The "benefits package" adds approx. 30% to total compensation A completed Amicus Job Application is required for consideration for this position. Please visit our website at www.amicusgroup.org to download this or contact Human Resources. Job Type: Full-time Amicus is an EOE employer.

Please note: A completed Amicus Job Application is required for consideration for this position. An application can be found here on the website or contact us. Position will remain open until filled.

Amicus is an EEO Employer


Tel: 631-5230
hwilley@amicusgroup.org
EOE

PROGRAM ASSISTANT (Various Programs) (27.5 hours/wk.)

Job Description: Join a winning team and work for a company that has been providing services to citizens in Maine for 50 years! Amicus prides itself on being the only organization of its' kind in Maine to have had every program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for over 30 years. Amicus programs now have 27.5 hour per week part-time openings with "part-time" benefits for a Program Assistant. The Program Assistant works directly as an integral part of a team to support program participants both in day program services and also home-based settings. The Program Assistants' major role is to assist individuals to maximize their potential in making choices, taking action to gain experience, and making/learning from their individual choices. Assistants must provide consistency by understanding and implementing consumer's individual plans and responding appropriately to all consumer behavior. This successful applicant for these positions may be assigned to provide services in the home, community, and/or in Career Planning. Some limited evening and/or weekend hours may be required. Requirements include a high school diploma or GED and strong organizational skills. A positive attitude is required. Related experience, DSP, CRMA and knowledge of positive behavioral supports are valued, but we offer ongoing training.

Please note: A completed Amicus Job Application is required for consideration for this position. An application can be found here on the website or contact us. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

Amicus is an EEO Employer

PROGRAM ASSISTANT (20 hrs./week Home Supports)

Job Description: This position is made-to-order for those who are looking only for weekend hours! Join a winning team and work for a company that has been providing services to citizens in Maine for over 50 years.

Amicus prides itself on being the only organization of its' kind in Maine to have had every program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for over 30 years. The Amicus Community Skills and Pathways to Employment program has a 20 hour per week part-time opening with part-time benefits for a Program Assistant. The Program Assistant works directly as an integral part of a team to support program participants both in day program services and also home-based settings. The Program Assistants' major role is to assist individuals to maximize their potential in making choices, taking action to gain experience, and making and learning from their individual choices. Assistants must provide consistency by understanding and implementing consumer's individual plans and responding appropriately to all consumer behavior. This successful applicant for these positions will be assigned to provide services in the home and community.

Requirements include a high school diploma or GED and strong organizational skills. A positive attitude is required. Related experience, DSP, CRMA and knowledge of positive behavioral supports are valued, but we offer ongoing training. An Amicus Employment Application is required and is available at www.amicusgroup.org or by email request to dcranson@amicusgroup.org .

Please note: A completed Amicus Job Application is required for consideration for this position. An application can be found here on the website or contact us. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Please contact Denis at 631-5230 for more information or with questions.

Amicus is an EEO Employer

Program Assistant (Full-time)

Join a winning team and work for a company that has been providing services to citizens in Maine for over 50 years! Amicus prides itself on being the only organization of its' kind in Maine to have had every program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for over 30 years.
The Amicus Community Life/Pathways to Employment program now has a 40 hour per week full-time opening with full-time benefits for a Program Assistant. The Program Assistant works directly as an integral part of a team to support program participants both in day program services and also community and home settings. The Program Assistants' major role is to assist individuals to maximize their potential in making choices, taking action to gain experience, and making and learning from their individual choices. Assistants must provide consistency by understanding and implementing consumer's individual plans and responding appropriately to all consumer behavior. Requirements include a high school diploma or GED and strong organizational skills. A positive attitude is required. This is a full-time position with some weekend hours required, as needed. Assignments may include both community and home-based supports. Related experience, DSP, CRMA and knowledge of positive behavioral supports are valued, but we offer ongoing training. Come join our team as we continue to grow. An Amicus Employment Application is required and is available at www.amicusgroup.org or by email request.
Please Note: Applications cannot be considered without a completed employment application. Amicus is an EOE.

Job Type: Full-time Amicus is an EOE employer.

Position Posted 01/12/2022 Applications accepted until position is filled.

Contact: Wendy Parker, Program Director
wparker@amicusgroup.org

Amicus is an EEO.