Company Description: Town of Cheshire Massachusetts
Coordinator of Activities and Volunteers
Up to One Year
The Town of Cheshire, Massachusetts is seeking a high energy, positive, well-organized, and qualified individual to fill a Coordinator of Activities and Volunteers position with the Cheshire Council on Aging. This position will develop and implement activity and volunteer programs that are designed to promote and enhance the self-image and/or improve or maintain the functioning level of participants under the general supervision of the Town Administrator, unless directed otherwise by the Town Administrator.
This position performs varied and responsible duties that require initiative and independent judgment in conducting service programs, supervising volunteers, and assisting and supporting participants. As this position works primarily with elder citizens, compassion and empathy are essential. A considerable amount of outreach work is necessary for the successful applicant.
Applicant should possess an Associate’s Degree plus work related experience demonstrating the ability to perform outlined activities or any combination of education and experience. Applicant should have skill in various office computer programs, experience in social media, and the ability to work with new technology.
This position requires that an employment application be filled out and may be located on the Town’s website www.cheshire-ma.net
Applications must be submitted by Friday July 5, 2019 at 5:00 pm. This posting will remain open until filled. Please submit to the Town Administrator’s office via postal mail, in person at Cheshire Town Hall Annex, 80 Church Street, Cheshire, MA 01220 or email to email@example.com.
Please visit the Town’s website for a full job description.
The Town of Cheshire is an EEO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.