Employment

All positions require a mandatory pre-employment drug screen, TB test and criminal history check. ADA, EOE, Drug Free Workplace.

Applications can be submitted to our main office of Elder Care Services at 2518 West Tennessee Street Tallahassee, FL 32304 or our Elder Day Stay Location 2400 North Monroe Street Suite 11 Tallahassee, FL 32303

**NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE**

Download the Elder Care Services Standard Application for Employment

WE ARE HIRING!


Job Title: Senior Volunteer Coordinator, Foster Grandparent Program

Full Time Non-Exempt

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL & ABILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Experience in the field of aging, volunteerism or social services.
  • Computer data entry and public speaking skills.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Good writing skills.
  • Ready access to personal transportation.
  • Ability to work as a team member.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Recruits and selects volunteers as needed for the Foster Grandparent Program.
  2. Runs and prints NSOPW checks and initiates Level 2 background checks before a volunteer is compensated through the program. Receives results of Level 2 background checks before a volunteer is allowed to serve with vulnerable populations.
  3. Plans and provides monthly In-Service training for program participants.
  • Arranges for transportation related to volunteer activities for the volunteer as needed.
  • Responds to volunteer concerns in a timely manner, particularly when their health or safety is threatened.
  • Serves as a liaison between volunteer stations and the sponsor.
  • Promotes the agency and Senior Volunteer Programs through presentations and outreach.
  • Provides information, referral, and assistance to volunteers.
  • Works with volunteer stations to maintain positive working relations.  Coordinator provides annual Station Training, Orientation Training for volunteers, makes station visits, assists Director with updating MOU’s and maintains current knowledge of volunteer job status.
  • Attends and participates in Advisory Council meetings. Assists Advisory Council and Director with planning and implementing the Annual Volunteer Recognition.
  • Attends conferences, meetings, staff training, and any other activities related to the position, including those sponsored by CNCS.
  • Maintains program documentations including program forms and Volunteer Reporter.
All other duties as assigned by Director, Home and Community Services, Elder Day Stay Director or President & CEO. 

Job Title: Certified Nursing Assistant or Equivalent

JOB SUMMARY: Provides companionship and/or homemaking services to clients at their place of residence or at Adult Day Care, duties will based on location assignment.

Full Time Non-Exempt

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL & ABILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Certified Nurse Assistant Certification preferred; certificate of further training recommended
  • A reliable personal vehicle available and a good driving record
  • Experience in personal care, homemaking and respite care services
  • Ability to stoop, lift, bend, and move up to 50 pounds.
  • Must complete 16 hours agency training and/or 16 hours hands-on training with a trained Direct Service Provider

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides housekeeping services to clients as directed in their care plan/service sheet; this includes but is not limited to changing bed linens, laundry, cleaning bedrooms and bathrooms.
  • Provides respite/companionship services to clients as directed in their care plan/service sheet
  • Assists with meal preparation, eating and diet activities for clients as directed in their care plan/service sheet
  • Performs essentials directly related to client’s health and comfort in conjunction with the care plan
  • Provides assistance with paying bills and shopping for clients based on care plan/service sheet (when handling client funds, appropriate agency form must be used)
  • Reports to case manager or immediate supervisor the client’s need for assistance in obtaining needed community resources, i.e. doctor/dentist appointments, transportation, Medicaid, food stamps, etc.
  • Promptly reports changes in the home situation which might affect the Care Plan to his/her supervisor and/or case manager
  • Assists in the daily activities of the Elder Day Stay as directed
  • Leads and/or assists in activity programs at Elder Day Stay
  • Assists in general safety and sanitation of the Elder Day Stay
  • Assists in the documentation of client attendance and activities
  • Responsible for opening and closing Elder Day Stay
All other duties as assigned by Director, Home and Community Services, Elder Day Stay Director or President & CEO. 

Please submit applications to either location:

Elder Care Services Main Office: 2518 West Tennessee Street Tallahassee, FL 32304 -or- 1660 North Monroe Street Suite 11. Tallahassee, FL 32303
 
All positions require a mandatory pre-employment drug screen, TB test and criminal history check.
ADA, EOE, Drug Free Workplace.