Posted 9/24/19

Job Title: Administrator
Job Grade: 8
Job ID: HS14096
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

H-GAC Overview
Home to more than 7 million people, the Houston-Galveston region is one of the fastest growing and most diverse regions in the country. Making sure the region remains one of the nation’s leading places to live, work, and prosper doesn’t just happen—it takes planning and partnerships.
The Houston-Galveston Area Council serves as a forum where the region’s leaders and decision-makers come together to address local and regional issues related to transportation, the environment, public safety, aging, community planning, workforce training, and economic development. To support these efforts, the Houston-Galveston Area Council employs a robust team whose members are highly qualified, resourceful, and passionate about enhancing the region’s quality of life.
If you are looking for a career where you can help make a difference in urban, suburban, and rural communities, the Houston-Galveston Area Council has exciting opportunities for you. Learn more about why the Houston-Galveston Area Council is the right place for you to learn, grow, and excel.

Opportunity

H-GAC is looking for a qualified individual for the position of ADRC Administrator. This position is an integral part of the Area Agency on Aging and Aging and Aging and Disability Resource Center, which helps serve older individuals, caregivers, and those with disabilities throughout a 12-county region. The ADRC Administrator will oversee the development, ongoing operations, and strategic planning of the Aging and Disability Resource Center and the Area Agency on Aging’s Benefits Counseling Program. This position requires the ability to develop and maintain program policies and procedures, ensure compliance with regulatory agencies, and train and supervise program staff to ensure excellent service is delivered to the community. The ADRC Administrator will track and report program outcomes and develop program improvements and changes as needed. In addition, this position will also work directly with a wide range of community members and community partners through direct assistance and outreach. The ideal candidate would be able to demonstrate a high personal integrity, and successfully engage internal and external partners to design, launch, and support projects that add to the Aging and Disability Resource Center’s and Benefits Counseling Program’s effectiveness and performance in the region. Candidates with extensive experience and a high level of understanding of aging and disability programs are preferred.

Requirements

The successful candidate will have at a minimum:

• Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Business Administration, Public Administration or related field of study
• Applicable experience may substitute for education
• Five (5) years of experience working with local government, nonprofit programs, school or in job related duties
• Must be willing to travel within 12 county regions.

Preferred qualifications include:

• Master’s degree in Public Health, Psychology, Social Work, Business Administration, Public Administration or related field of study
• Eight (8) years of experience in quality assurance oversight and reporting or in aging programs and the Area Agencies on Aging network
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H-GAC is an equal opportunity/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, or protected veteran status.

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Position Type

Regular / Full Time

Location

Houston-Galveston Area Council, Timmons Lane, Houston, TX, USA