|Aging Program Coordinator
Purchase Area Development District
Mayfield, Graves, KY (42066)
Number of openings: 1
Application closing date: 12/7/2018
Seeking a qualified individual for the position of Aging Program Coordinator. This position is primarily responsible for all requirements of the State Health Insurance Assistance Program; services contracted to Senior Citizen Centers; contracted Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) services; and marketing, support group development and other activities to enhance/expand the Family Caregiver program.
Responsibilities include: helping seniors access and/or understand public benefits, including the Medicare Part D Prescription Drug program; working closely with Senior Citizens Centers and SCSEP provider to provide technical assistance, quality assurance and monitoring; and focused marketing, support group development and enhancement/expansion of the Family Caregiver program. Other duties include arranging educational opportunities, performing outreach activities, and overall aging program management support.
Skills required include excellent verbal and written communication, ability to work well with diverse populations, initiative and self-direction, excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, experience in Microsoft Office applications and knowledge of senior and/or disability services. Applicant must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Gerontology, Psychology, Sociology or a related field and one year of related experience with the applicable populations and/or services.
You must be registered in order to apply - http://focuscareer.ky.gov
Applicants must have at least a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
Applicants must have at least 1 years’ experience
Applicant must have experience in Microsoft Office applications
Applicant must have knowledge of senior and/or disability services
Applicant must have one year of related experience with the applicable populations and/or services