Program Director of Home and Community Based Services

Apelah, Inc.
Job Description

Apelah, Inc., a Mississippi-based social services nonprofit (and subsidiary of Meritan, Inc.), is seeking the perfect candidate to join its Home and Community-Based Services team as a Program Director in Desoto County, MS (Hernando, Olive Branch, and Horn Lake).  This full-time position will be responsible for providing oversight, growth, and fiscal management of home and community-based services and staff (i.e., personal care assistance programs). 

Some qualifications for the ideal candidate include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Behavioral Sciences (i.e., Psychology, Social Work, or related field) required

  • Experience in program/department management required

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as a team player 

  • Excellent public speaking, interpersonal, and organizational skills

  • Valid driver’s license, auto insurance, and reliable vehicle

Apelah offers excellent benefits  including health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance.  Sick and vacation days. 403(b) retirement savings plan with agency match. Longevity and referral bonuses and much more!

Apelah provides homes of refuge and healing to special needs foster children and in-home services to the elderly and disabled so that they may remain living independently in their own homes.

Apelah is an Equal Opportunity Employer.