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  • Community Health and Wellness Coordinator

    Posted: 10/11/2020

    JOB POSTING
    Immediate opening for:
    Shelby Senior Services, Inc.
     
    Job Title:  Community Health and Wellness Coordinator
    General ResponsibilitiesThis position provides programming, at all Shelby Senior Services sites, designed to maintain and improve cognitive and physical functioning safely and in a manner encouraging active participation. 
     
    Specific Responsibilities:
    •  Schedules and implements physical and cognitive based programs designed for those aged 60+ to assist in maintaining independence and everyday functioning.
    • Insures safety at all times during the implementation of these programs
    • Actively promotes active and healthy aging via newsletter, social media, website and other known community avenues to insure maximum participation in these programs.
    • Maintains records as required by grants, program evaluation guidelines, and as may be requested by supervisor
    • Actively investigates new programming and stays current on certifications required for these programs
    • Collaborates with other community and state aging organizations to maximize use of resources and program capacity.
    • Meets requirements of Older Americans Act grant funding, title III-D, to insure maximum benefit for the participants and for the agency.
    • Represents the agency to the community in professional and welcoming manner
    • Maintains supplies as needed for programs
    • Attends staff meetings and participates as a team member for agency programs and services.
     Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s degree preferred in recreation, health education, social services or equivalent  experience.  Must live an active lifestyle and be able to lead exercise programs to encourage and model for others. Must be able to use computer for scheduling, reporting, and record keeping and for newsletter development.
    • Must maintain certification in CPR and First Aid
    • Must demonstrate competencies required to maintain certifications of evidence based programming.
     
     SUBMIT RESUME TO Kim Koehl by  11/6/2020
    BY EMAIL: Kkoehl@shelbyseniorservices.org
    BY MAIL:    Shelby Senior Services 1504 S. Harrison Street, Shelbyville, IN 46176