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3/6/2012 - Director, Office on Aging and Disabled

 

Job Opportunity

County of Cumberland

790 E. Commerce St.  Bridgeton, N.J. 08302 
856-453-2121

www.co.cumberland.nj.us

March 6, 2012

 

 

Director, Office on Aging and Disabled

Salary Range: $63,670 - $79,599

 

Duties:   Reports to the County Administrator; provides leadership in the development and implementation of programs and services; coordinates community resources and services relating to client concerns; maintains liaison with agencies and organizations; plans, arranges funding and administers programs and services; maintains awareness and expertise regarding available resources and emerging industry trends; consults with, advises and provides professional assistance to community organizations and residents in understanding applicable rules, regulations and benefits; maintains listings of available resources and services; assembles, disseminates and publicizes relevant information to stakeholders and general audiences; assesses departmental and community services to identify gaps and develop solutions; promotes public relations and awareness by speaking before civic and community groups and implementing educational programs; related duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree.  Three years of paid or volunteer experience working with older and/or disabled and/or homeless persons.  Strong knowledge of resources, regulations and agencies which support older, disabled and homeless populations. Strong communication skills.  Supervisory experience.   Computer literacy.

  

Note:  Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness screening and criminal background checks.

 
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references to the Director of Personnel at Joero@co.cumberland.nj.us  Or fax to 856-453-0361.  Application deadline is March 20.

 

The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer