Multiple Job Opportunities: High Country Council of Governments Area on Aging Agency

Posted By: Emma Faulkner Career Center ,
Family Caregiver Support Specialist

High Country Council of Governments and the Area Agency on Aging are seeking to fill the position of Family Caregiver Support Specialist.  This position is primarily charged with supporting caregivers who are caring for older adult family members who are living at home. This role has a huge impact on the health and wellbeing of caregivers who often struggle through the highly challenging task of caregiving. This position aims to support caregivers through a variety of methods, so they can maintain high quality care of their loved ones and avoid the costly burden of institutional care. The Family Caregiver Support Specialist will have multiple tools at their disposal to support caregivers in our seven-county region, including but not limited to coordinating support groups, training resources and classes, direct financial support, provision of respite opportunities and a variety of other services.

A full job description is available here. The High Country Council of Governments is an equal opportunity employer.

To Apply: Submit your cover letter, resume, and three professional references to info@hccog.org by 5 p.m. on Friday, August 5, 2022. Position open until filled.


Fall Prevention and Health Promotion Specialist

High Country Area Agency on Aging is looking for a Fall Prevention and Health Promotion Specialist to support the expansion of health promotion programs for older adults throughout our seven-county region. Central responsibilities include coordinating health promotions classes and programs, leading and teaching classes once trained, as well as community outreach to maintain vibrant partnerships to grow our health promotion opportunities throughout the region. This role is an incredible opportunity to impact the health and wellbeing of older adults in our entire 7 county region.

A full job description is available here. The High Country Council of Governments is an equal opportunity employer.

To Apply: Submit your cover letter, resume, and three professional references to info@hccog.org by 5 p.m. on Friday, August 26, 2022. Position open until filled.