Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida HELPLINE: 866-413-5337

Careers

Careers at the Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida

Do you have a passion for helping others?  Are you sensitive to the needs of elders and people with disabilities?  Are you seeking a career in the nonprofit or government fields?  If the answer to any of the above questions is “yes,” consider joining our team at the Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida.

Jobs at AAASWFL

The Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida provides careers in the elder care network as well as essential business functions.  The Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and a Drug-Free Workplace.  Applicants must pass drug testing and Level II background screening.

Salary for any posting is commensurate with knowledge and experience.  A competitive benefits package is provided to employees. All positions are located at our main office in Fort Myers.

APPLICANTS MUST FIRST COMPLETE AN ONLINE ASSESSMENT, LOCATED AT: https://www.ondemandassessment.com/link/index/JB-OQYCCU4YJ?u=172793  You will have an opportunity to submit your resume when you take the assessment. Only applicants who complete the online assessment will be contacted about these positions.

Open Positions:

Chief Financial Officer

Programs Specialist

Health and Wellness / Elder Abuse Prevention Coordinator

(Full Time)

Responsible for coordinating and implementing the Health and Wellness and Elder Abuse Prevention initiatives of the Agency. This position also supports other functions of the Agency as needed. This position reports to the Director of Programs and Planning.  Under the guidance of the Director of Programs and Planning this position is responsible for ensuring all annual contract deliverables are met in accordance with the Agency’s annual pre-determined timelines so that all grant dollars can be drawn down for the Agency.

Aging Disability Resource Center (ADRC) Lead – Client Services

(Full Time)

This is a position on the staff of the Area Agency on Aging. The position of Aging Disability Resource Center (ADRC) Lead in the Client Services Department is vital to the Agency’s mission. In support of the Client Services Department, this professional position reports directly to the Director of Client Services.

VD HCBS Care Coordinator / Benefit Eligibility Specialist

(Part Time)

This is a position on the staff of the Area Agency on Aging responsible for providing the coordination and administrative support necessary to coordinate, implement and administer the activities of the Veteran Directed Home and Community Based Services (VD HCBS) Program as well as assisting with completion and entry of ADRC 7015 screenings and education contacts. All work is performed under the general direction of the Director of Programs and Planning and is reviewed through regular conferences and reports for achievement of desired results. This position requires a high degree of organizational skill and initiative.

Director of Finance

(Full Time)

Management position responsible for managing and coordinating all functions of the Fiscal Department to ensure established standards and outcomes are met. She/he is also a liaison for all questions related to Fiscal services.  This position requires a high degree of independent action and initiative. Areas of responsibility include but not limited to Contracts, Grants, Amendments, Accounting, Payroll, Audit and Fiscal monitoring. This position reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Fiscal Specialist III – Finance

(Full Time)

Duties include general accounting, administrative clerical work, and CIRTS data entry. Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines and organize tasks effectively, suggest ways to improve/streamline departmental services. The Fiscal Specialist III is to provide technical assistance to Lead agencies; and assist the Fiscal Manager in developing statistical information for the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and the Department of Elder Affairs.  Areas of responsibility may include but is not limited to contracts, grants, accounting, audits and monitoring.

Call Center Specialist

(Monday-Friday. 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

Call Center Specialist

(Monday-Friday. 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

Must be adept at interpreting and explaining complex information about programs and services, this position shall perform intake, screening potentially eligible individuals for enrollment; and/or triage duties which inform eligible or potentially eligible individuals, their families and/or educating community partners about support and services and how to obtain them.

Looking for a Volunteer Opportunity?

Our many volunteers provide vital programs to older adults and adults with disabilities across Southwest Florida.  If you join us as a volunteer, you can assist us in any of the seven counties we serve: Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hendry, Lee, or Sarasota.  Visit our volunteer page for more information.