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 package.

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 STAFF ACCOUNTANT

Posted 2/25/21

The Purchase Area Development District is recruiting for a Staff Accountant to work with the finance team.  The position will work with accounts payable and receivable, the general ledger, financial reporting and payroll. 

A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business is required along with 2-3 years of related experience.  The applicant must also have computer skills and proficiency in Excel.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience. 

The PADD offers an excellent benefit package.  To apply, send cover letter along with resume to: 

PADD

Attn:  Human Resources

PO Box 588

Mayfield, KY  42066

The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.  

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ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF AGING

Posted February 4, 2021

The Purchase Area Development District (PADD) is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Assistant Director of Aging.  This position is primarily responsible for providing assistance to and supporting the functions of the Director of the Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living and plans, coordinates, performs quality assurance and monitors program services provided by the PADD.

Program Services Responsibility include Case Managed Programs: Homecare, Participant Directed Services and Veteran Directed Home and Community Based Services.

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 Health or Human Services or a Business related field with a minimum of five (5) years of experience in dealing with preparing contracts, compiling regular financial and statistical reports as well as a thorough knowledge of the Older Americans Act. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license. The PADD offers an attractive compensation program.  Send cover letter and resume to:

PADD

Attn:  Human Resources

PO Box 588

Mayfield, KY  42066

The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.   Position will remain open until filled.

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CAREER COACH

Posted December 9, 2020

The Purchase Area Development District is seeking a full-time temporary individual to promote the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) programs.

The Career Coach is responsible for case management, eligibility determination, and initiation of individual training requests.  A bachelor’s degree is required for this 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. This position will be located in Murray, Kentucky. The PADD offers an attractive compensation package. The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.  

Send cover letter and resume to:

PADD

Attn:  Human Resources

PO Box 588

Mayfield, KY  42066

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CASE MANAGER / SERVICE ADVISOR

Participant Directed Services Program

Posted September 2, 2020

The Purchase Area Development District is seeking an individual to work with Medicaid eligible persons in the state Participant Directed Services (PDS) program.  The Service Advisor (Case Manager) is responsible for on-going case management functions for residents in the eight county Purchase District. 

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a health or human services field and have at least one (1) year of experience in a health or human services field; or the educational or experiential equivalent in the field of aging or disabilities. Or, be a registered nurse who has at least two (2) years of experience as a professional nurse in the field of aging or disabilities. Or, have a Master’s degree in a health or human services field.  Responsibilities include working with consumers and/or their representatives to assure compliance with program regulations and visiting each consumer monthly.   Skills needed include excellent verbal and written communication, self-direction, excellent organizational skills, efficiency, ability to relate to other professionals, and well-developed computer CASE skills.  A working knowledge of the Medicaid Waiver and/or Case/Care Management experience is a plus.  The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.  

Send cover letter and resume to

PADD

Attn:  Human Resources

PO Box 588

Mayfield, KY  42066

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