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Employment

Elder Abuse Victim Advocate - Part-time 

The Commission on Aging is seeking a part-time Elder Abuse Victim Advocate providing direct client services through application assistance and referrals, engagement with local law enforcement, social services organizations and the Court system. The individual will provide community outreach on elder abuse.

The candidate should have law enforcement experience and/or ability to navigate through the court system.

Clear and concise communication, organization, time management, computer, and interpersonal skills are required. This position will involve public speaking and educating clients in groups and one on one. Must have reliable transportation and proper insurance coverage. Must be flexible and possess the ability to multitask in a fast-paced, changing environment.

Must be able to lift/push/pull 50 lbs. Associates degree required. Physical/drug screen required. 

Deadline for applications to be received will be Friday, February 21, 2020. If you are interested, please submit your resume and cover letter to the Human Resource Director at hr@wccoaging.org or stop by Monday through Friday between 9 am – 4 pm to fill out an application at 535 East Franklin Street, Hagerstown, MD.  EOE.

Community Health Worker Specialist

Full Time – non-exempt position; 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Considering a career change for the new year?  Are looking for if you are looking to help in your community? Are you compassionate, care about others and have excellent communication skills?  If so, the Washington County Commission on Aging, Inc. may have what you are looking for. This entry level position offers growth, change and hands on learning while supporting senior clients as a Maryland Access Point (MAP) Community Health Worker (CHW). This position provides assistance to individuals and their families to navigate and access home & community based services/resources in an effort to adopt healthy behaviors through goal setting and advocacy.

Exceptional organization and interpersonal skills, with attention to detail required; strong oral/written communication skills are a must.  Must be able to identify and use resources, have initiative, be self-directed, and have the capacity to work independently.   Must be flexible and possess the ability to multitask in a fast-paced, changing environment. Ability and willingness to provide emotional support, encouragement and motivation to individuals as well as the ability to initiate and maintain positive working relationships with staff and other organizations.  Requires the ability to travel throughout Washington County and must have valid driver’s license and automobile that is insured.  Must be able to lift/push/pull up to 50 lbs.

High School Diploma/GED General Studies. Some college credits preferred. Physical/drug screen and background check are required.  Deadline for applications to be received will be Friday, February 21, 2020. If you are interested, please submit your resume and cover letter to the Human Resource Director at hr@wccoaging.org or stop by Monday through Friday between 9 am – 4 pm to fill out an application at 535 East Franklin Street, Hagerstown, MD  21740 EOE

Nutrition Programs Support Driver

PRN Flex- time – as needed - Monday–Friday

Support the Home Delivered Meals and Congregate Site Programs in a variety of capacities including but not limited to, flextime driver, assist with various clerical duties, and project support.

Candidates must have excellent people skills, verbal, written, organizational and time management skills. Candidates must also possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record, provide proof of insurance, and have reliable transportation.  Must have a current and valid driver’s license.

Deadline for applications to be received will be Friday, February 21, 2020. If you are interested, please submit your resume and cover letter to the Human Resource Director at hr@wccoaging.org or stop by Monday through Friday between 9 am – 4 pm to fill out an application at 535 East Franklin Street, Hagerstown, MD.  EOE.

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