County of Cumberland
790 E. Commerce St. Bridgeton, N.J. 08302
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