Better at Home Coordinator

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 Better at Home Coordinator

 Position: Part-time Temporary Term

Start date:  Immediate

End Date: March 31st, 2021

Hours: Up to 20 hours a week

Shift schedule: Weekdays, evenings and weekends as required

Program: Safe Senior Strong Communities Hub

Classification: Program Coordinator 2

Duties:

The Better at Home Coordinator plans, develops, implements, and oversees day-to-day operation of the program, conducts client intakes, needs assessments, individual action plan, make appropriate referrals and follows-up on implementation. Recruits, supervises, and trains volunteers, and program staff as needed. Raises awareness in the community about the program. Monitors and authorizes expenditures in accordance with established procedures.  Maintains related records and statistics and produces reports as required.

Qualifications:

Diploma in a related human/social service field.

Three years recent related experience working with older adults in a community setting and one year supervisory or administrative experience. Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

A valid B.C. driver’s license is essential. Having access to a safe, reliable vehicle and ability to provide a satisfactory current driver’s abstract. Pursuant to provincial legislation, the applicant must agree to undergo a criminal records investigation. Group facilitation skills, and ability to prioritize and organize workload and meet deadlines.

Application process: Submit a resume and cover letter to Purnima Gosavi, Director of Program Management, Family Dynamix Association at pgosavi@familydynamix.ca, or Box 2289, Invermere, BC., V0A 1K0.