The town of Winchendon (pop. 10,300) is seeking a full-time (40 hours per week) dynamic and creative Council on Aging/Senior Center Director. This position performs supervisory, administrative, and professional work in developing and implementing programs and services of the Winchendon Council on Aging to meet the social and emotional needs and continuing development of the town’s seniors. The position leads a team of volunteers and eight part-time staff.

  • Night meetings and weekends may be required.

Education, Training and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field; master’s degree desirable; three to five years of experience in human services, including management and work with seniors; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess a valid Massachusetts driver’s license with good driving record. CORI check required. First aid, CPR and ServSafe certification or ability to obtain within six months.

Knowledge: Thorough knowledge of the federal, state, regional and local resources available to seniors; knowledge of grant-writing techniques and general knowledge of budget and facilities management.

Salary Range: $62,000-$70,000, depending on experience.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to the

Town Manager’s Office
Mary Calandrella

Please send in cover letter and resume by Dec. 4. Position will remain open until filled.