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Program Coordinator

Respite Care Charleston
April 24, 2017
Charleston, South Carolina

Responsible for the day-to-day coordination, leadership, and administration of the respite social day program for persons with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia.

Responsibilities include:
• Oversee participant intake, screening, and discharge process
• Plan and execute the daily delivery of the program and its activities in accordance with the mission and goals of the organization
• Organize and lead group projects, discussions, games and activities
• Interact with participants on a one-to-one basis
• Assist to recruit, interview and select well-qualified program volunteers
• Develop supportive relationships with caregivers
• Oversee the collection and maintenance of records on all program participants
• Work within the budget to procure needed supplies for activities, meals and care supplies

• Passion for Respite Care Charleston’s vision and mission
• 2-5 years’ experience in providing social services to people with memory loss and their loved ones
• Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred in a human services field of study
• Good interpersonal communication skills
• Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office and familiarity with Google Docs.
April 14, 2017
Please send resume and cover letter to Jennifer Hartig at jennifer@respitecarecharleston.org.
Jennifer Hartig
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