Job Opportunities
Job Opportunities
 
 
       

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Employment Opportunities at PADD

The Purchase Area Development District is a partnership organization that offers support to city and county governments in the eight-county region of far western Kentucky.  We provide opportunities for community leaders to gather, share common concerns, and create innovative approaches to local and regional challenges.


We offer a diverse collection of services, touching every aspect of life in the Purchase. Human support, community support, information, and special projects - - the blending of these offerings provides a well-rounded approach to meeting the current and future needs of our region. The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer and offers an attractive compensation program.



Workforce Investment Act Youth/Training
The Purchase Area Development District is seeking an individual to promote the Workforce Investment Act Youth/Training programs. The Youth/Training Coordinator is responsible for monthly invoicing, management of youth provider contracts, eligibility determination, and approval of individual training request.  A bachelor’s degree is required for this entry-level, grant funded position. 

The ideal candidate will have experience in case management, career counseling, excellent verbal and written communication, self-direction, excellent organizational skills, and computer based reporting.  The PADD offers an attractive compensation program.  Send cover letter and resume to PADD, Attn:  Human Services Director, PO Box 588, Mayfield, KY  42066.  The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.   Position will remain open until filled.




Caregiver Support Program Coordinator
The Purchase Area Development District (PADD) is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Caregiver Support Program Coordinator for the eight counties of the Purchase District.  Responsibilities include working with caregivers of the elderly and grandparent caregivers by establishing client eligibility, arranging appropriate services, documenting all client contacts using a web-based electronic data collection system, monitoring client progress, making referrals, etc.  


Skills required include excellent verbal and written communication, self-direction and excellent organizational skills, ability to relate to others, and experience in Microsoft Word applications.  Knowledge of senior and/or disability services and experience in client case management is preferred. Other duties include coordinating and/or facilitating support groups, arranging educational opportunities, performing outreach activities, and overall program management.

Applicant must have a bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Gerontology, Psychology, Sociology or a field relevant to geriatrics. Travel required. 

The PADD offers an attractive compensation program.  Send cover letter and resume to PADD, Attn:  Human Services Director, PO Box 588, Mayfield, KY  42066.  The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.   Position will remain open until filled.




 

 

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