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A progressive and dedicated human services organization, provides Berkshire elders, caregivers, and individuals with disabilities the opportunity to live with dignity, independence, and self-determination, and to achieve the highest possible quality of life. To fulfill our mission, we seek energetic, focused, qualified professionals for the positions described below.


Send resume and cover letter Attn. Human Resources, Elder Services, 877 South Street, Suite 4E, Pittsfield, MA 01201 or email.  AA/EOE

Accounting Position

Planning and Development Supervisor

Registered Nurse, Client Services

Senior Community Services Employment Program (SCSEP)

Adult Family Care Program needs compassionate caregivers

Volunteer Opportunities


AVAILABLE POSITIONS:


Planning & Development Supervisor (Full-time):

Elder Services seeks a dynamic and experienced professional to assist the Agency in maximizing community presence and outreach through traditional, online and social media. This includes responsibility for the Agency’s Berkshire Senior Newspaper and television show. The candidate is also responsible for identifying, cultivating and securing new funders/donors while enhancing the contributions of current supporters.  He or she will develop and annually update the Agency’s Area Plan, oversee the sub-grant process and monitor all Title III sub-grants. In addition the candidate will represent the Agency in the community and facilitate the Agency’s Advisory Council activity.  Experience and familiarity with the county’s aging network and resources a plus.

Masters degree preferred, bachelors required. Demonstrated experience in the marketing and advancement of community-based nonprofits. Successful planning and proposal writing experience, excellent written, verbal and computer skills required.  Demonstrated project management and leadership skills a must. 

 

Registered Nurse, Client Services

Are you looking for a better work/life balance? No evenings, weekends, holidays or on-call. Excellent Benefits include Health Insurance, Free Dental Insurance, Pension Plan, Life Insurance, Twelve Paid Holidays, Vacation, Sick and Personal Days, Employee Assistance Program, 403B.  Responsibilities include determining clinical eligibility for MassHealth-funded services for nursing facility stays and completing in-home assessment of service needs for individuals. Excellent written, communication, and computer skills required. Geriatric/Long Term Care and community-based nursing experience preferred. Registered nurse with a valid Massachusetts license.  Bachelor or Associates of Science in nursing and at least three years of clinical experience in a community or long-term care setting. (BSN preferred)  And/or a Diploma RN and (2) two additional years of community-based nursing or long term care direct service experience. 

 


Accounting Position

This position works within the Fiscal department at a premier Berkshire County social service agency that was voted Best in Berkshires three years’ running.  We are looking for a candidate with experience in accounting and finance with an emphasis on payroll processing. 

Competencies include:

 

Educational/Experience Requirements:
Associates degree in Accounting or related field or High School diploma with two years’ related experience.
Required: High School diploma; two years related experience.
Preferred: Associates degree in Accounting or related field.

This is an hourly, non-exempt, non-supervisory, full-time year round position reporting to the Accountant.

Send resume and cover letter to Elder Services of Berkshire County, 877 South Street Suite 4E, Pittsfield, MA  01201 or hrdept@esbci.org. AA/EOE

 


Excellent Fringe Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
  • Twelve Paid Holidays
  • Dental Plan
  • Three weeks’ vacation
  • Vision Plan
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Pension Plan
  • Personal Days
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Disability Insurance
  • MSW Supervision Available (if applicable)
  • Employees may be eligible for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

EEO/AAP Statement:

Elder Services of Berkshire County, Inc. provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.


Senior Community Services Employment Program (SCSEP)

Elder Services of Berkshire County (ESBC) is a sponsor of the federally funded, state administered, Massachusetts’ Senior Community Services Employment Program (MA-SCSEP). SCSEP’s mission is to provide job training and placement for individuals age 55 or old

er with limited financial resources and to provide employers with trained, motivated workers. More about SCSEP.


Adult Family Care Program Needs Compassionate Caregivers

Elder Services of Berkshire County is in need of an individual or family willing to open their hearts and homes to care for elders and individuals with disabilities. If you have a spare bedroom and a bathroom, preferably on the first floor of your home, please consider this important opportunity. You will receive a tax-free stipend, along with support and monitoring by a Social Worker and RN. For more information, call the Adult Family Care Program at Elder Services (413) 499-0524.


Volunteer Opportunities

Elder Services provides volunteers with a variety of ways to serve elders from companionship to transportation. More about Volunteer Opportunities.


 

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Elder Services
of Berkshire County, Inc.

877 South Street, Suite 4E
Pittsfield, MA 01201

(413) 499-0524 Main
(800) 544-5242
(413) 442-6443 Fax
(413) 499-9764 TTY

Email

Office Hours
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm EST