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The Town of Pepperell seeks a vibrant leader for the full-time position of Council on Aging (COA) Director. Under the general direction of the COA Board, and day-to-day supervision of the Town Administrator, the Director determines the needs and advances and administers the delivery of programs and services for the older adult population, their caregivers, and families. Comprehensive knowledge of resources available to the older adult population and applicable federal and state regulations required.  Understanding and experience working with older adults and grant writing required. This position supervises several staff and oversees the care, maintenance, use and rental of the facility and grounds.

Knowledge of effective approaches for implementing age-friendly community values. Outstanding interpersonal, public speaking, strategic planning and marketing skills required. Bachelor’s degree in human services, gerontology, or related field; Master’s Degree preferred; 4 – 6 years of experience in social service administration; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Starting range $62,000 – $76,000; depending on qualifications.

Download complete job description here:  COA Director

Position will remain open until filled.  Submit resume and letter of interest to:  Judy Palumbo, Human Resources, Town Hall, One Main Street, Pepperell, MA  01463, or by email to

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (“EEO”) Employer.


Massachusetts Councils
on Aging

116 Pleasant Street, Suite 306
Easthampton, MA 01027
Telephone: 413-527-6425
Fax: 413-527-7138