Coordinator

SE TN DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT/
Chattanooga, TN Full-time
Posted on November 21, 2019

Southeast Tennessee Development District Area on Aging & Disability Department National Family Caregiver Support Program Coordinator

The Southeast Tennessee Area Agency on Aging & Disability is seeking a Coordinator for the National Family Caregiver Support Program (NFCSP). Responsibilities include screening caregivers for eligibility, conducting comprehensive in-home assessments of caregiver needs, developing individualized care plans, coordinating services, facilitating caregiver support groups and coordinating caregiver education and training within a 10-county region. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), be able to maintain confidential information, and have outstanding organizational and computer skills. Candidates must be able to establish and maintain positive and effective working relationships with internal/external contacts and partners, be able to work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team. A Bachelor’s Degree in social work or a related field; or completion of two (2) years at an accredited college or university and a minimum two (2) years of work experience in social work or a related field is required.

The Southeast Tennessee Development District is an equal opportunity employer/program; auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Tennessee Relay 711.