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A man sits at his desk with his hands on the keyboard. He is blind and utilizing the keyboard to navigate his computer. His seeing eye dog rests on a pillow bed behind him.Walton Options believes in inclusive employment in our community. We strive to set the example as an inclusive employer in Georgia and South Carolina. We are able to offer resources and services because of the great people who work with us. At various times throughout the year, we may have positions available at Walton Options or know other employers who are looking to expand their work force.


Walton Options Vacancies

We currently have three positions open at this time: Independent Living Advocate – Employment Services, Options Counselor Specialist and Operations Assistant.

Independent Living Advocate – Employment Services
Position Summary – under the supervision of the Director of Employment Services, the Independent Living Advocate (ILA) will work in various situations with consumers including one to one and group situations. The ILA will conduct assessments, determine training needs with consumers, develop consumer IWPs, facilitate individual and group training sessions including assisting and or conducting classroom sessions, assist students with resources to complete assignments, and monitors the lab activities. The ILA will also assist with presentations related to the Employment Services Division as well as WOIL as a whole. This role will be held accountable for the protection and security of all consumer information as well as reporting as assigned. Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree, knowledge of Microsoft Office, available to travel and work some evenings/weekends when required, have good written and verbal communication skills, and complete on the job training. For a full position description, review the PDF – IL Advocate Employment Services 2 WOIL
To apply, please submit your resume to Ebony at

Operations Assistant
Position Summary – under the direct supervision of the Operations Director, this position provides administrative and secretarial support for the Operations Department. In addition to typing, filing, front desk duties, and scheduling, the Operations Assistant (OA) performs duties such as financial record keeping, payroll, coordination of meetings and conferences, obtaining supplies, maintaining inventory, coordinating direct mailings, and working on special projects. Also, answers non-routine correspondence and assembles highlight confidential and sensitive information. The OA deals with a diverse group of important external callers and visitors as well as internal contacts at all levels of the organization. Independent judgement is required to plan, prioritize and organize diversified workload as well as recommend changes in office practices or procedures. The OA will work in an office setting utilizing standard office equipment.  Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma and one year of administrative experience. For a full position description, review the PDF – Operations Assistant WOIL
To apply, please submit your resume to Ebony at


Are you a job seeker?

Our Employment Services Department has the resources to assist you in finding employment and gaining skills that prepare you for the work place! You can call 706-724-6262 or visit our Employment Services Page to find out more about how we can assist you.


Are you an employer looking to make your business more inclusive?

Woman with a disability is in her wheelchair at her desk working on a computer.We provide services to local businesses and employers to assist them in tapping the greatest underused employment market – persons with disabilities. We help employers and companies make their businesses accessible, diverse and most of all, profitable!

We have a variety of programs including Employee/Employer Connections, Sensitivity Training, Assistive Technology/Workplace Access, Consultations, and Accessibility Surveys. Contact us today to find out more or to schedule an appointment to discuss your needs.



Are you looking for an opportunity to gain some experience while helping others on their IL journey? We are always looking for volunteers for our programs and services. If you are interested in getting involved, check out our Volunteer Interest Form and complete the online Contact Us form or call your local Walton Options Office to find out the next steps to volunteering.

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