We have an immediate opening for Director of Senior Services. Our skilled professionals and trained volunteers bring warmth, companionship and convenience into the daily lives of more than 5, seniors and their families annually and help to ensure that their parents or loved ones maintain their independence for as long as possible and are safe and well cared for. Our Senior Services department provides full-service care management services, elder care consultations, transportation and home-delivered meals. We are the only provider of Holocaust survivor services in the greater Washington DC area.
The Director is responsible for ensuring service excellence and operational effectiveness; supervising staff ; managing grants, contracts and projects; expanding JSSA’s visibility and relationships in the community; maintaining day-to-day department operations; and, participating in future plans for expansion.
This position interfaces regularly with other department heads as well as with the executive management team of the Agency.
Qualified candidates will have at least ten years of progressive experience in management, administration and supervision. Successful candidates will have familiarity with clinical and mental health settings; knowledge of senior services, aging issues and proven expertise in serving the elderly. Ideal candidates will possess demonstrated leadership capacity and business acumen, management and program development; exceptional communication and relationship building skills, and ability to work well under pressure and forge successful teams. Successful candidates will possess a Master’s degree in Business, Public Health, Public Administration, Social Work or a related field. LCSW-C required.
SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS [note: bold skills and certification are required]
Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No
Base Salary - $70, to $95,
Full-time Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - No
Commission Compensation - No
Bonus Eligible - No
Overtime Eligible - No
Interview Travel Reimbursed - No
5+ to 7 years experience
Seniority Level - Director
Management ExperienceRequired - No
Minimum Education - Master's Degree
Willingness to Travel - Occasionally