The Middle Georgia Regional Commission, Area Agency on Aging, Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of ADRC Counselor.  This position is responsible for conducting individual counseling sessions, conducting telephone assessments for in-home services, offering options counseling to individuals and/or their families, providing advocacy assistance, benefits counseling related to public and private social service programs, and for identifying the needs of individuals and referring them to other appropriate resources.

Qualified applicants should, at a minimum, have a Bachelor’s degree in a human service-related field with two years of human service related experience, or have an active RN license for Georgia with two (2) years long-term care experience.  Qualified applicants must have the ability to effectively coordinate and communicate with persons with disabilities; home and community-based service providers; the general public; and the local, state, and the Aging Network.  Additional skill sets required include: knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite; local community resources; Medicare, Medicaid, and long-term care Medicaid Waiver programs.

The Middle Georgia Regional Commission provides services to 11 counties and 20 cities in Middle Georgia through its office located in Macon, Georgia.  Interested persons should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to:

Middle Georgia Regional Commission
Attn:  Jen Doran, Office Manager
175 Emery Highway, Suite C
Macon, GA  31217
or
by e-mail at jdoran@mg-rc.org

Applications will be accepted for this position until April 5, 2017. Candidates for the position will be subject to a criminal background check, motor vehicle license verification, and pre-employment drug screening.

The Middle Georgia Regional Commission is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.