Stephens County Board of Commissioners will
be accepting applications for the position of Senior Center Director beginning
January 12, 2018 and closing on February 2, 2018. Applications may be obtained at the Historic
Courthouse,37 W Tugalo Street, Toccoa, Georgia
30577 or at our website stephenscounty-ga.gov.
The purpose of this position is to perform
supervisory tasks in managing the day to day operations of the Stephens County
Senior Center as well as overseeing
programs to aid and assist the senior citizens of the county.
This position is responsible for
supervising, directing and evaluating the staff of the Senior Center also;
performing related tasks to support daily operations, completing required
reports, answering inquiries and concerns, preparing and maintaining department
budget and completing required financial reports.
Duties also include the Meals on Wheels
Program which involves assisting with meal planning and preparation, approval
of program referrals and home visits for assessments. The director will also maintain the senior center,
manage the transit service for senior citizens, schedule drivers, oversee
maintenance of assigned vehicles, attend meetings and participate in training
and workshop activities.
Minimum qualifications require a bachelor’s
degree in Social Work or related field with a minimum of two years of
experience working with senior adults and experience performing managerial
tasks including budget preparation and management, supervision of a work group,
and dealing with potentially serious situations; or any equivalent combination
of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge,
skills and abilities for this position.
Qualified candidate must possess and maintain a valid commercial
driver’s license and must be or have the ability to become CPR certified.
Stephens County is a Drug Free Workplace and an Equal