Assistant Director Job Description
Palisades Village (PV) is part of a growing network of similar Village communities nationwide, including 12 in the Washington, D.C. area, in which older adults are supported under the Neighbors helping Neighbors model. PV represents the new face of aging-in-place that allows Members to thrive with the support of a caring and supportive community. Village paid staff, and volunteers provide essential services and engaging programs to help older adults remain safely and comfortably in their own homes. Palisades Village serves the Berkley, Foxhall, Kent, Palisades, Spring Valley, and Wesley Heights neighborhoods in Washington DC.
Palisades Village (PV) has two full-time staff which include an Executive Director and an Assistant Director. The Assistant Director (AD) may supervise interns and office volunteers. While there is flexibility in hours, some evening and weekend time will be expected.
The Assistant Director will be responsible for supporting the Village’s membership operations and managing PV’s home and health services. This will include ensuring that PV has access to appropriately trained and qualified volunteers to execute the requests made by members. The AD will need to be sensitive to the needs of PV members and comfortably engage with those who may be managing declining cognitive abilities. The AD will ensure that the Village management system is reviewed for accuracy and completeness and reconciled with the organization’s financial records. The AD will assist the Executive Director with Village events and programs and the development, production and distribution of program reports and other communications.
Job Responsibilities include:
The AD will be under the direction of the Executive Director. In the absence of the Executive Director, the AD will have the authority to make decisions in consultation with the President of the Board.
This is an exempt full-time 40 hours a week position. Hours are flexible and may include some nights and weekends.
The salary range is $47,000-$52,000 annually plus benefits.
Please send cover letter and resume to Erica Blanton at email@example.com no later than December 15, 2021.