Job Opportunities
Job Opportunities
 

Join our Regional Team!

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. 


AREA AGENCY ON AGING & INDEPENDENT LIVING
Aging Program Coordinator
Posted: July 22, 2015 
Position will remain open until it is filled.

The Purchase Area Development District (PADD) is 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.

The PADD offers an attractive compensation program.  The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer. 

Click here to submit resume and cover letter: 
Aging Program Coordinator

Or mail cover letter and resume to:
Purchase Area Development District
Attn:  Human Services Director
PO Box 588
Mayfield, KY 42066 


 
AREA AGENCY ON AGING & INDEPENDENT LIVING
Homecare Case Manager
Re-Posted: July 24, 2015 
Position will remain open until it is filled.

The Purchase Area Development District is seeking an individual to work with senior adults as a Case Manager in the Kentucky Homecare program.  The Homecare Case Manager is responsible for assessment and on-going case management functions for older individuals living within the eight counties of the Purchase District.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or a related field or a degree in nursing. Responsibilities include assessing consumers for eligibility, contacting consumers monthly by phone or in person, providing information and referral to consumers regarding other services, working cooperatively with partner agencies, adhering to the policy and procedure requirements of the program, and completing all necessary paperwork required, etc.

Skills needed include excellent verbal and written communication, self-direction and excellent organizational skills, efficiency and attention to detail, and the ability to relate appropriately to consumers and other professionals.  Experience with the population served or case management experience is a plus.   The PADD offers an attractive compensation program and is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.

Click here to submit resume and cover letter:  Homecare Case Manager Or mail cover letter and resume to:
Purchase Area Development District
Attn:  Human Services Director
PO Box 588
Mayfield, KY 42066 




Title VI Notice of Protections Against Discrimination
The Purchase Area Development District operates its programs without regard to race, color, and national origin. To request or receive additional information on its discrimination obligations, including its complaint procedures, please contact the person listed below:

Jennifer Beck Walker, Executive Director
1002 Medical Drive
PO Box 588
Mayfield, KY 42066
270-247-7171

To file a discrimination complaint, the written complaint must be filed to the address above within 10 days of the alleged discrimination. To accommodate limited English proficient individuals, oral complaints to be documented and/or translated may also be give at the above address. Written complaints may also be filed with the US Department of Transportation/Federal Transit Administration (FTA), no later than 180 days after the date of the alleged discrimination, unless the time for filing is extended by FTA.


 
       

 

 

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