Employment

Employment

New Vistas partners with and supports people with disabilities and families of children with special needs to enrich their quality of life in New Mexico.

We are a consumer-controlled, community-based, cross-disability, nonresidential private nonprofit agency based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, providing an array of independent living services for nine northern New Mexico Counties. 51% of staff are persons with disabilities; 51% of Board of Directors are persons with disabilities; and providing five core services of advocacy, independent living skills training, peer support, information and referral, and transition.

New Vistas encourages qualified people with disabilities and minorities to apply and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Here are the opening position(s) we have available.

Fulltime Family Service Coordinator - Santa Fe

New Vistas is seeking a full-time (40 hours/week) Family Service Coordinator (FSC) for our Early Intervention program in Santa Fe County. 

Open until filled.

Family Service Coordination services are carried out to assist and enable the families of children from birth to three, to access, and if determined eligible, receive early intervention services. The Family Service Coordinator helps to develop the Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP); assists the family in receiving all services identified; coordinates those services; ensures that they are delivered in a timely manner, and seeks additional services and or supports that may help the child or family. These services will be conducted within a variety of environments in home and community settings.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

The FSC will operate within State and Federal Regulations as well as adhere to all New Vistas policies and procedures. Essential duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Explain to families the early intervention process, parent rights, and safeguards
  • Gather information from the family regarding their concerns, priorities, and resources
  • Coordinate the evaluation and assessment activities
  • Help families plan and prepare for their IFSP
  • Arrange and coordinate all services listed on the IFSP
  • Monitor the delivery of services
  • Facilitate periodic reviews of the IFSP and ensure that progress is being made toward family goals
  • Provide families with the information and support to enhance their child’s development and help them to access community resources as needed
  • Manage and coordinate the transition process beginning with the transition plan and finalized at the transition conference
  • Home visits, community visits, and travel are required

The minimum requirements for the advertised Family Service Coordinator position is a bachelor’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology, nursing, special education, early childhood education, or a closely related field, plus one year of related experience.  Additionally, selected candidates must be able to pass the required ECECD criminal background check and credential verification and must possess reliable transportation. Bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish are highly preferred, with birth to three and home-visiting experience being a plus. 

New Vistas offers a competitive hourly rate of $19/hour for an FSC plus an extremely generous benefit package. The hourly rate will be negotiable depending on experience, bilingual proficiency, and level of education. The schedule will be moderately flexible for the candidate offered the position with most of the work occurring Monday through Friday.

Benefits include mentoring with highly trained interdisciplinary team members, a moderately flexible schedule, excellent training opportunities, paid leave, employer-paid individual dental/life, a health plan with employer contributions (full-time positions only), 403b match, mileage reimbursement, and wireless telephone.

If you are a qualified individual interested in applying for the advertised position, please email a letter of interest and resume to:

Bernadette Shanaberger

EI Program Manager

New Vistas

1205 Parkway Drive, Suite A

Santa Fe, NM  87507

bshanaberger@newvistas.org

(505) 471-1001 Ext. 116 (landline)

(505) 795-5292 (cell)

Applicants who do not follow these instructions do not indicate the position for which they are applying, or who apply for positions not advertised will not be considered for review. 

New Vistas strongly encourages qualified people with disabilities and minorities to apply and is an equal opportunity employer.

 

 

Fulltime Developmental Specialist II/Family Service Coordinator - Santa Fe

New Vistas is seeking a full-time (40 hours/week) Developmental Specialist II/Family Service Coordinator (DS/FSC) for our Early Intervention program in Santa Fe County. 

Are you a highly organized individual who is interested in making a difference in your community?  The Developmental Specialist II/Family Service Coordination position with New Vistas’ Early Intervention Program could be an excellent fit for you! New Vistas is seeking a permanent full-time (40 hours/week) Developmental Specialist II/Family Service Coordinator (DS/FSC) to join our Early Intervention Program team.  This position will be based in our Santa Fe office and assist with serving eligible children and families living in the Santa Fe County.

Working one on one with families, the DS/FSC assist and enable families to access, and if determined eligible, receive early intervention services. The DS/FSC acts both as a case manager and service provider to help families to develop the Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP); assists the family in receiving identified EI services; ensures that they are delivered in a timely manner and seeks additional services and or supports that may help the child or family.

Developmental Specialist services focus on teaching parents or guardians how to provide support with developmental guidance and therapeutic intervention with children utilizing a coaching model to integrate intervention strategies into daily family routines. Team members can participate together for routine meetings and consultations to support interventions and plan ongoing interventions.

Developmental Specialist II/Family Service Coordination services are conducted within a variety of environments including home and community settings, so a valid driver’s license is required, and applicants must be at least 21 years of age.  All eligible applicants must be able to pass the ECECD background check process as well.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Other duties may be assigned)

  • Plans for and implements scheduled home visits and other interactions designed to address IFSP outcomes for children and families within their natural routines. Home, community and daycare visits and travel are required.
  • Ensures early intervention services and documentation follows state and federal laws and mandates.
  • Maintains direct service delivery caseload with fidelity regarding timelines, paperwork, and content.
  • Engages family and child in ongoing assessment and evaluation to appropriately address next steps.
  • Attends IFPS meetings and Transdisciplinary Team Consultation Meetings (TTCM)
  • Maintains Developmental Specialist Certification through ongoing training and professional learning.

 

New Vistas offers competitive hourly rates ranging from $20-$23/hour, depending on qualifications and bilingual proficiency. New Vistas will conduct an assessment for bilingual proficiency and verify credentials with all final candidates. The hourly rate will be negotiable depending on experience, bilingual proficiency and level of education. The schedule will be moderately negotiable for the candidate offered the position and the majority of work will occur Monday through Friday.

 

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Proficient computer/iPhone skills a must which includes Office 365 and other apps
  • Able to educate families on early intervention services as well as community resources that may be of benefit
  • Must be of good integrity and possess adequate physical, mental, and emotional stability to meet job responsibilities in a safe and responsible manner
  • Must have good organizational and time management skills
  • Communicate in a courteous and professional manner with co-workers, individuals, and stakeholders
  • Able to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives without hands-on supervision
  • Able to handle and resolve recurring problems.

 

Degree Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Counseling, Early Childhood Education, Nursing, Phycology, Social Work, Special Education, or a related field plus
  • Three years of related experience working with children and/or family fields.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay Rate:  $20-$23/hour depending on qualifications

Benefits:

  • 403-B Matching
  • Dental
  • Employer Contributions
  • Health Plan with Employer
  • Life
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Paid Leave

“The applicant must be able to pass the required ECECD criminal background check prior to starting their position.”

If you are a qualified individual interested in applying for the advertised position, please email a letter of interest and resume to:

Bernadette Shanaberger

EI Program Manager

New Vistas

1205 Parkway Drive, Suite A

Santa Fe, NM  87507

bshanaberger@newvistas.org

(505) 471-1001 Ext. 116 (landline)

(505) 795-5292 (cell)

 

Applicants who do not follow these instructions do not indicate the position for which they are applying, or who apply for positions not advertised will not be considered for review.

 

New Vistas strongly encourages qualified people with disabilities and minorities to apply and is an equal opportunity employer

Contract Family Therapist – services delivered in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties

New Vistas is seeking Family Therapists to provide services in Santa Fe, San Miguel and/or Mora counties

Open until filled.

Family Therapy and Counseling services are carried out under our Early Intervention Program to assist families and guardians to support their children from birth to three who have or are at risk for developmental delays. Early Intervention services are primarily provided in the home and in community locations such as day care facilities, parks and museums – though they may also be provided through telehealth if agreed upon by the family or guardian. Services focus on teaching parents or guardians how to provide support with developmental guidance and therapeutic intervention with children utilizing a coaching model to integrate intervention strategies into daily family routines. Team members can participate together for routine meetings and consultations to support interventions and plan ongoing interventions.

The minimum requirements are a current license to practice in New Mexico, a year of experience working with families, and providers must be at least 21 years of age. Individuals who are bilingual in English and Spanish or ASL and/or who have previous early intervention experience are highly desired.

Our schedule allows for a wide variety of contractor hours and caseloads depending upon individual availability.

The New Vistas Early Intervention Program service area spans three counties in Northern New Mexico spanning from the Santa Fe area to north of Las Vegas and there is flexibility with caseloads regarding which areas a service provider is interested in serving.

Salaries vary from $75 – $78 per hour depending on qualifications.

“The applicant must be able to pass the required ECECD criminal background check prior to starting their position.”

If you are a qualified individual interested in applying for the advertised position, please email a letter of interest and resume to:

Bernadette Shanaberger

EI Program Manager

New Vistas

1205 Parkway Drive, Suite A

Santa Fe, NM 87507

(505) 471-1001 Ext. 116 (landline)

(505) 795-5292 (cell)

Applicants who do not follow these instructions do not indicate the position for which they are applying, or who apply for positions not advertised will not be considered for review.

New Vistas strongly encourages qualified people with disabilities and minorities to apply and is an equal opportunity employer.

Contract Nutritionist – services delivered in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties

Seeking Contract Nutritionist For Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora Counties

New Vistas, A Center For Independent Living

Santa Fe and Las Vegas Offices, NM

$75 – $78 an hour – Contract, variable hours

 

Full Job Description

New Vistas partners with and supports people with disabilities and families of children with special needs to enrich their quality of life in New Mexico.

New Vistas Early Intervention program has a contract opportunity for a Nutritionist to work with families whose infants and toddlers have or are at risk for developmental delays.  Services may be provided in the home, community locations such as day care facilities, and/or through telehealth for families residing in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties.

Early Intervention services focus on parenting support, developmental guidance and therapeutic intervention with children and parents/guardians utilizing a coaching model to help embed interventions into daily family routines.  Additionally, team members participate in routine transdisciplinary team consultation meetings to support interventions and plan ongoing interventions.  Our schedule allows for a wide variety of contractor hours and caseloads depending upon individual availability.

The minimum requirements are one year of direct experience and a current license to practice in New Mexico. In addition, the applicant must be able to pass the required ECECD criminal background check prior to starting.  Individuals who are bilingual in English and Spanish or ASL with early intervention experience are highly preferred.

If you are a qualified individual interested in applying for the advertised position, please email a letter of interest and resume to: 

 

Bernadette Shanaberger, New Vistas EI Program Manager

1205 Parkway Drive, Suite A

Santa Fe, NM  87507

bshanaberger@newvistas.org

(505) 471-1001 Ext. 108 (landline)

(505) 6905286 (cell phone)

 

 

New Vistas encourages qualified people with disabilities and minorities to apply and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contract Occupational Therapist – services delivered in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties

Seeking Contract Occupational Therapist For Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora Counties

New Vistas, A Center For Independent Living

Santa Fe and Las Vegas offices, NM

$75 – $78 an hour – Contract, variable hours

 

Full Job Description

New Vistas partners with and supports people with disabilities and families of children with special needs to enrich their quality of life in New Mexico.

New Vistas Early Intervention program has a contract opportunity for a occupational therapist to work with families whose infants and toddlers have or are at risk for developmental delays.  Services may be provided in the home, community locations such as day care facilities, and/or through telehealth for families residing in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties.

Early Intervention services focus on parenting support, developmental guidance and therapeutic intervention with children and parents/guardians utilizing a coaching model to help embed interventions into daily family routines.  Additionally, team members participate in routine transdisciplinary team consultation meetings to support interventions and plan ongoing interventions.  Our schedule allows for a wide variety of contractor hours and caseloads depending upon individual availability.

The minimum requirements are one year of direct experience and a current license to practice in New Mexico. In addition, the applicant must be able to pass the required ECECD criminal background check prior to starting.  Individuals who are bilingual in English and Spanish or ASL with early intervention experience are highly preferred.

If you are a qualified individual interested in applying for the advertised position, please email a letter of interest and resume to: 

 

Bernadette Shanaberger, New Vistas EI Program Manager

1205 Parkway Drive, Suite A

Santa Fe, NM  87507

bshanaberger@newvistas.org

(505) 471-1001 Ext. 108 (landline)

(505) 6905286 (cell phone)

 

 

New Vistas encourages qualified people with disabilities and minorities to apply and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contract Physical Therapist – services delivered in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties

Seeking Contract Physical Therapist For Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora Counties

New Vistas, A Center For Independent Living

Santa Fe and Las Vegas offices, NM

$75 – $78 an hour – Contract, variable hours

 

Full Job Description

New Vistas partners with and supports people with disabilities and families of children with special needs to enrich their quality of life in New Mexico.

New Vistas Early Intervention program has a contract opportunity for a physical therapist to work with families whose infants and toddlers have or are at risk for developmental delays.  Services may be provided in the home, community locations such as day care facilities, and/or through telehealth for families residing in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties.

Early Intervention services focus on parenting support, developmental guidance and therapeutic intervention with children and parents/guardians utilizing a coaching model to help embed interventions into daily family routines.  Additionally, team members participate in routine transdisciplinary team consultation meetings to support interventions and plan ongoing interventions.  Our schedule allows for a wide variety of contractor hours and caseloads depending upon individual availability.

The minimum requirements are one year of direct experience and a current license to practice in New Mexico. In addition, the applicant must be able to pass the required ECECD criminal background check prior to starting.  Individuals who are bilingual in English and Spanish or ASL with early intervention experience are highly preferred.

If you are a qualified individual interested in applying for the advertised position, please email a letter of interest and resume to: 

 

Bernadette Shanaberger, New Vistas EI Program Manager

1205 Parkway Drive, Suite A

Santa Fe, NM  87507

bshanaberger@newvistas.org

(505) 471-1001 Ext. 108 (landline)

(505) 6905286 (cell phone)

 

 

New Vistas encourages qualified people with disabilities and minorities to apply and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contract Social Workers – services delivered in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties

New Vistas is seeking Contract Social Workers to provide services in Santa Fe, San Miguel and/or Mora counties

Open until filled.

Social Work services are carried out under our Early Intervention Program to assist families and guardians to support their children from birth to three who have or are at risk for developmental delays. Early Intervention services are primarily provided in the home and in community locations such as day care facilities, parks and museums – though they may also be provided through telehealth if agreed upon by the family or guardian. Services focus on teaching parents or guardians how to provide support with developmental guidance and therapeutic intervention with children utilizing a coaching model to integrate intervention strategies into daily family routines. Team members can participate together for routine meetings and consultations to support interventions and plan ongoing interventions.

The minimum requirements are a current license to practice in New Mexico, a year of experience working with families, and providers must be at least 21 years of age. Individuals who are bilingual in English and Spanish or ASL and/or who have previous early intervention experience are highly desired.

Our schedule allows for a wide variety of contractor hours and caseloads depending upon individual availability.

The New Vistas Early Intervention Program service area spans three counties in Northern New Mexico spanning from the Santa Fe area to north of Las Vegas and there is flexibility with caseloads regarding which areas a service provider is interested in serving.

Salaries vary from $75 – $78 per hour depending on qualifications.

“The applicant must be able to pass the required ECECD criminal background check prior to starting their position.”

If you are a qualified individual interested in applying for the advertised position, please email a letter of interest and resume to:

Bernadette Shanaberger

EI Program Manager

New Vistas

1205 Parkway Drive, Suite A

Santa Fe, NM 87507

(505) 471-1001 Ext. 116 (landline)

(505) 795-5292 (cell)

Applicants who do not follow these instructions do not indicate the position for which they are applying, or who apply for positions not advertised will not be considered for review.

New Vistas strongly encourages qualified people with disabilities and minorities to apply and is an equal opportunity employer.

Contract Speech Language Pathologist – services delivered in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties

 Seeking Contract Speech Language Pathologist For Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora Counties

New Vistas, A Center For Independent Living

Santa Fe and Las Vegas offices, NM

$75 – $78 an hour – Contract, variable hours

 

Full Job Description

New Vistas partners with and supports people with disabilities and families of children with special needs to enrich their quality of life in New Mexico.

New Vistas Early Intervention program has a contract opportunity for a speech language pathologist to work with families whose infants and toddlers have or are at risk for developmental delays.  Services may be provided in the home, community locations such as day care facilities, and/or through telehealth for families residing in Santa Fe, San Miguel and Mora counties.

Early Intervention services focus on parenting support, developmental guidance and therapeutic intervention with children and parents/guardians utilizing a coaching model to help embed interventions into daily family routines.  Additionally, team members participate in routine transdisciplinary team consultation meetings to support interventions and plan ongoing interventions.  Our schedule allows for a wide variety of contractor hours and caseloads depending upon individual availability.

The minimum requirements are one year of direct experience and a current license to practice in New Mexico. In addition, the applicant must be able to pass the required ECECD criminal background check prior to starting.  Individuals who are bilingual in English and Spanish or ASL with early intervention experience are highly preferred.

If you are a qualified individual interested in applying for the advertised position, please email a letter of interest and resume to: 

 

Bernadette Shanaberger, New Vistas EI Program Manager

1205 Parkway Drive, Suite A

Santa Fe, NM  87507

bshanaberger@newvistas.org

(505) 471-1001 Ext. 108 (landline)

(505) 6905286 (cell phone)

 

 

New Vistas encourages qualified people with disabilities and minorities to apply and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.