Family Caregiver Program Specialist

Lower Savannah Council of Governments   Aiken, SC   Full-time     Social Service
Posted on May 4, 2022

The Lower Savannah Council of Governments, a regional planning and development agency located in Aiken, SC, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Family Caregiver Specialist.  Within the Aging, Disabilities, Transportation Resource Center (ADTRC) Division.  Primary duties will be to receive and process requests for assistance via the Family Caregiver Support Program, to include assessments in person or by phone, approve and process request for services per program policy and procedures as set forth by the Older American Act.  The position also includes pubic speaking to promote the program goals, to encourage and support caregivers and to represent Lower Savannah COG ADTRC at various events in the region.  

Candidate must be detail oriented, have excellent oral and written communication skills. The position requires a high level of data entry and financial accountability of program funds.   Must be proficient in Microsoft Office software. Daily travel within a six-county region required. Must pass a background check.  Bachelor’s Degree in a Social Science such as Sociology or Psychology preferred.   For more information visit LSCOG.org

Qualified applicants should send résumé to Susan Garen, email sgaren@lscog.org or mail to P.O. Box 850, Aiken, SC  29802.  Resumes accepted through May 13, 2022. 

The Lower Savannah Council of Governments is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Salary range low-mid thirties