Senior Activities Director - Dunn Center

Senior Activities Director - Dunn Center


Central Carolina Community College
1105 Kelly Drive
Sanford, NC 27330
Phone: 919-775-5401

Job Location

Dunn, NC


$25,022.00 - $33,182.00 Annually



Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Closes: Friday, December 7, 2018

Target Start Date

Monday, January 7, 2019

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

  • High school completion or equivalent.
  • Minimum five years progressive experience in senior recreation programming.

Preferred Qualifications


Position Description

The Senior Activities Director-Dunn Center performs administrative, recreational program and supervisory operation of home delivery meal services and varied recreational activities for senior

  • Plans, organizes, coordinates, and supervises the daily preparation and home delivery of lunch meals for home bound senior citizens in the community, as well as a variety of recreational, nutritional health and welfare programs.
  • Recruits and supervises volunteers to assist in preparing and delivering meals; advertises and engages local residents to encourage volunteer commitment; establishes delivery routes; coordinates volunteers on-site in work assignments.
  • Purchases and maintains supplies required for meals and recreation programs; assures food stored at required standard refrigerated or heated health levels; coordinates bulk prepared food delivery with the contractor vendor.
  • Enrolls participants in meals and other activities; prepares meal tickets, calendar of events and home deliveries; completes reports required.
  • Collaborates with funding agency and Advisory Board on plans, policies, regulations, program evaluation criteria and funding.
  • Develops and manages budgets that include federal, state, county, and city funding, plus funds garnered through fundraising projects.
  • Contracts instructors to lead senior activities.
  • Organizes and coordinates fundraising events in partnership with the CCCC Foundation, Inc.; monitors and approves expenditures.
  • Develops center policies and procedures consistent with the College mission in accordance with federal funding regulations, and as informed by Dunn Senior Center Advisory Board and other senior services agencies.
  • Coordinates facilities maintenance with the College staff and Site Coordinator.
  • Exercises independent judgment and discretion in the application and interpretation of programs and College policies and procedures and in supervising volunteers.
  • Plans and provides varied exercise, nutritional and shopping assistance, health and welfare programs, as well as recreational fun activities, i.e. bingo and trips; plans and leads programs and activities and recruits speakers and/or instructors.
  • Interprets and publicizes Senior programs and activities hosted at Dunn Center to the public through media and other means.
  • Responds to inquiries from the public on planned/scheduled programs and activities, and provides information.
  • Assists with Senior State Games.
  • Performs related duties as required.
  • Serve on College committees as assigned.
  • Complete the annual five-hour staff development.
  • Encourage and support College activities, policies, procedures, and philosophies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

Job Post Contact

Central Carolina Community College Human Resources

1105 Kelly Drive, Sanford, NCĀ  27540

(919) 718-7493