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At Senior Neighbors, we work together to make a difference in the lives of seniors living in our community. Senior Neighbors is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting diversity, inclusion and a racism free culture in the workplace and our community.

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Grand Rapids Senior Center Coordinator

Grand Rapids Senior Center
Posted: February 14, 2017

Senior Center Coordinator to manage our Grand Rapids Center. Full-time benefited position at 35 hours per week.

Must possess organizational skills and have a love for seniors in the Heartside District of Grand Rapids. The Coordinator participates in the day-to-day work, coordinates day trips, and makes sure there’s adequate supervision at all times. This position will be responsible for planning all activities and events to insure a fun and positive social environment.

Computer knowledge and some physical labor required. View Job Description >

Date Available:  Immediately

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. High school education, training and/or experience in human services.
  1. Must meet agency’s standards for background check.
  1. Experience coordinating the planning and implementation of a variety of special event and recreational activities, especially for seniors with diverse interests and needs helpful.
  1. Good organizational, communication, problem solving, networking and interpersonal skills.
  1. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with related organizations, participants, general public and other members of the Senior Neighbors team.
  1. Must have a satisfactory driving record and access to private transportation that meets state insurance requirements and vehicle safety standards, to use on agency business.
  1. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  1. Ability to plan, assign, supervise and evaluate the work of others.
  1. Ability to maintain accurate records.

Salary: $26,390 annual

If you are interested in this position you can send a cover letter and resume by email to ngebben@seniorneighbors.org or by mail to Senior Neighbors, Attn: Nicole Gebben at 678 Front Ave NW Suite 205, Grand Rapids MI 49504.

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Transportation Provider

Central Office
Posted: January 26, 2017

Part time position available to provide transportation for the Older Adult Volunteer Program. Proper completion of paperwork and some computer knowledge required. View Job Description >

Date Available: Immediately

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Experience working with older adults preferred.
  • Ability to understand and take direction.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with related organizations, participants, general public and other members of the Senior Neighbors team.
  • Must have satisfactory driving record and access to private transportation that meets state insurance requirements and vehicle safety standards, to use on agency business.
  • Chauffeur’s License.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $10.35 /hour

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required license or certification:

  • Chauffeur’s

If you are interested in this position you can send a cover letter and resume by email to dbentz@seniorneighbors.org or by mail to Senior Neighbors, Attn: Darlene Bentz at 678 Front Ave NW Suite 205, Grand Rapids MI 49504.

Senior Neighbors is committed to promoting diversity, inclusion and a racism free culture in the workplace and our community. “An Equal Opportunity Employer”

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