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Program Specialist - Charlotte County

Job Location

FL

General Summary

We are looking for an individual to deliver programming in the Charlotte County region.

Essential Job Functions

•Staff telephone Helpline for clients requesting information, referrals and services.  Prepare appropriate Helpline Educational Packets for each caller
•Responsible for making appropriate referrals to community agencies, services and individual practitioners.
•Responsible for developing a local contact list of all providers that may have services that benefit our clients
•Responsible for coordinating and conducting community and professional education seminars and workshops
•Responsible for coordinating and conducting caregiver education programs
•Responsible for the promotion of local Chapter programs to ensure caregivers and community members are notified of upcoming events.
•Responsible for the provision of local Chapter programs.
•Responsible for documenting services provided in a timely fashion.
•Responsible for meeting position goals and objectives in conjunction with the Chapter's strategic plan.
•Oversees the maintenance of the local resource library, ensuring that publications, pamphlets, articles and videotapes are updated and relevant
•Responsible for identifying potential collaborative partners to maximize outreach and resources including partnerships with other senior serving organizations, churches, ALF's, SNF's, and Day Cares.
•Responsible for representing the Chapter  in local and regional health fairs, community programs and events
•Responsible for preparing all monthly statistics and related reports

Minimum Requirements

•Bachelor's degree in social work or health care related field, Master's degree preferred. Experience and training in dealing with Alzheimer's disease is preferred.  
•Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, especially, Word, Excel, Power Point, Explorer, and Outlook.
•Ability to travel extensively throughout the chapter service area.
•Reliable personal transportation
•Ability to work evenings and weekends as needed.
•High level of integrity, diplomacy, and initiative.
•Excellent presentation skills                                           

Please forward resume, cover letter and salary history to smithg@alzflgulf.org with Program Specialist - Charlotte County Resume in the subject line. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Or mail resume and cover letter to:

Send resume to:
Alzheimer's Association, Florida Gulf Coast
14010 Roosevelt Blvd.
Suite 709
Clearwater, FL 33762

We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and we appreciate your interest in the Alzheimer's Association.

 

 

 

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