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Join our Regional Team 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.
AREA AGENCY ON AGING & INDEPENDENT LIVING
Kentucky Homecare Program Case Manager
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. Send cover letter and resume to PADD, Attn: Human Services Director, PO Box 588, Mayfield, KY 42066.
AREA AGENCY ON AGING & INDEPENDENT LIVING
State Health Insurance Program and Senior Center Coordinator
The Purchase Area Development District (PADD) is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Coordinator for State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) and Senior Center Services. This position is responsible for all requirements of the SHIP program and services contracted to Senior Citizen Centers.
Responsibilities include helping seniors access and/or understand public benefits, including the Medicare Part D Prescription Drug program and working closely with senior centers to provide technical assistance and support as well as quality assurance. 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, experience in Microsoft Word 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 field relevant to geriatrics and two years of related experience with the applicable populations and services.
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.
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:
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 given at the above address. Written complaints may also be filed with the U. S. 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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