Northborough, MA (14,500 pop.), is a suburban community which offers classic New England charm along with a variety of housing options, a mix of retail establishments and restaurants, and access to educational opportunities. Its many attributes make Northborough an attractive community in which to live, shop, and work. It is centrally located in Worcester County, approximately 37 miles west of Boston. The Town has an Aa1 rating, strong finances, and heathy reserves. Northborough is led by a five-member Board of Selectmen, has an open town meeting form of government, and a total FY20 budget of approximately $71.7 million.
To serve as its Senior Center Director, Northborough is seeking a dynamic and experienced professional with excellent leadership skills who is adept at financial management, is a skilled communicator, and a highly organized manager. Preferred candidates will have a Master’s degree in gerontology or social service and at least five years of related experience, two of which have been in a supervisory capacity, or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidates should have a broad knowledge of federal and state services available to the elderly. Candidates should have skills in financial management including the ability to procure grants, initiate fee-for-service programming, and secure government reimbursements where possible as well as the ability to develop relevant and realistic plans, programs, and recommendations.
Annual salary: $80K+/-. The successful candidate will receive an attractive compensation package including health and retirement plans, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The Town of Northborough is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.