Senior Center News
Location: Warm Springs Days: Mon, Wed, Thurs, flex Tues Hours per Week: up to 26/wk Hours: 8:30a.m – 4:30p.m Closing Date: Open until filled Pay: up to $13.00/hour Start: Immediately
RESPONSIBILITIES: Manages daily operations of the Senior Center; responsible for planning, developing, scheduling and implementing Senior Center programs; identifies, arranges, and publicizes socialization and medical transportation through management of a grant funded transportation program. Possibility to add Service Coordination responsibilities at a later date of up to 6 hours per week to include: ensures that individuals and their caregivers receive information on services available in the community and are connected to VPAS services such as Meals on Wheels through a home visit and comprehensive assessment using the VA Uniform Assessment Instrument (UAI) when appropriate.
QUALIFICATIONS: Associates Degree in Human Services field or equivalent experience, with 1-2 years working with persons 60 years and older preferred. Experience in activity/program development for older adults, group facilitation, and public speaking; knowledge of local community resources; strong verbal, written communication, assessment, organizational, problem solving and supervisory skills; and ability to work independently.
TO APPLY: Submit resume with cover letter detailing experience related to the responsibilities and qualifications of the position to: Jennifer Chestnut, Chief Administrative Officer, email@example.com, or P.O. Box 817, Waynesboro, VA 22980.
Satisfactory criminal background check, must have reliable transportation, driver’s license, proof of vehicle registration/insurance, and DMV record check required. EOE.
An unexpected change in leadership at Bath Community Senior Center has created the need to recruit a new center director.
Susan Loan, who accepted the center director position at BCSC on Oct. 31 and was to join the center on Nov. 11, announced on Nov. 8 that she was no longer interested in the position. Former BCSC Director Laurie Altieri left her position on Nov. 7.
Longstanding and dedicated BCSC Substitute Director Nancy Johnson will direct and lead the denter until a new director is in place. Recruitment for a new director will begin soon.
Bath Community Senior Center Director Laurie Altieri, who joined VPAS on Sept. 12, announced her resignation on Oct. 23. Recruitment for a new director started immediately following Laurie’s resignation notice. On Oct. 31, Susan Loan, who previously interviewed for the BCSC director position, was selected to join VPAS and BCSC as its new director.
Susan will begin her directorship at BCSC on Nov. 11.
We are excited to have Susan join VPAS and BCSC.
We also wish Laurie well in her future endeavors.
Bath Community Senior Center Director Laurie Altieri, who joined VPAS and BCSC on Sept. 12, announced her resignation on Oct. 23.
Laurie will remain in her position until a new director is hired. Recruitment to fill this position will begin shortly.
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