Aging & Disability Resource Network & Choices For Care Supervisor
The ADRN & Choices for Care Supervisor will be responsible for direct supervision of the ADRN and the Choices for Care staffs. This individual will act as the point person on any staff questions, growth plans, one-on-one meetings and provide the Development & Community Outreach Director with updates on team functioning and productivity. This individual will implement strategic program plans, attend required community and state meetings, deliver presentations, attend health fairs and build a network of resources for clients. The ADRN & Choices for Care Supervisor will also be responsible for maintaining and reporting team productivity to grantors and the Director.
The Caregiver Specialist will provide support to caregivers of older adults and to relatives raising grandchildren. This position will provide assistance to caregivers to help them make informed decisions, reduce stress, and maintain their overall physical and emotional health. The Caregiver Specialist will work closely with local organizations to promote program awareness and will conduct regular community outreach to increase caregiver participation.
This position will also require home visits in Berwyn and Cicero Townships to assess for various services including respite, support groups, nursing home placement, gap funds and state programs. Lastly, the Caregiver Specialist will be responsible for facilitating a Spanish speaking caregiver support group and providing ongoing counseling to caregivers.