Elderly Services Program Manager
$40,000/yr - $55,000/yr ($20.51/hr - $28.21/hr) DOE.
Open until filled.
Plan, develop, and secure sustainable resources for a regional “one stop shop” Independent Living / Aging Disability Resource Center which will provide services (information and referral services) for people with disabilities, caregivers and other service providers. Promotes independent living for the fullest and longest extent possible for individuals in Alaska’s Region 7; Bristol Bay and Kodiak. Acts as an advocate on the individual and systems level for the rights of people living with disabilities, connecting seniors, people with disabilities, and caregivers with long-term supports of their choice.
Candidates must demonstrate the ability to accomplish the Essential Job Results stated in the job description. Interested applicants should request a copy for details. Qualified individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations are provided for employees to perform job duties. License/Certification: A completed background check and determination that the applicant meets the eligibility criteria of the Alaska Barrier Crimes Act are prerequisites to hiring. Current valid Alaska Driver’s License and liability insurance. Preferred education and or experience which demonstrates the following: Rural service development and delivery, public speaking, understanding of service population, fiscal and operational management, and direct services. Familiarity with Region 7 area, people, and cultures. Extensive travel is required in and out of region. Able and willing to apply for and pass the examination of AIRS Certification within the first year of hire. AIRS is a professional credentialing program for individuals working in the I&R sector of human services. Computer skills including keyboard, MS programs, e-mail/internet. Ability to learn data entry program.
Provide a fully completed BBNA application form, current resume, and cover letter which demonstrates your interest and understanding of the work involved.