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Bluegrass Community Action Partnership
111 Professional Ct.
Frankfort, KY 40601

Fax your resume to: (502) 695-1075

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Job Title Job Description Contact Deadline
Family Success Coach
Frankfort, KY (Central Kentucky Area)

The Benefits:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Remote Work Location
  • 15 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Dental Insurance
  • Paid Vision Insurance
  • Retirement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Medical Insurance Available
  • Supportive Leadership
  • Mission-driven work culture

Job Summary:
Assist 36 families in Anderson, Boyle, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Mercer, Scott and Woodford Counties identify both job and career advancement opportunities based on their needs, objectives, and skill sets. Support clients by searching for job openings that match their career interests and that will enhance their household income.

Education and Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology or related field is preferred; OR equivalent combination of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
  • Experience in developing employment plans.
  • Ability to inspire and motivate.
  • Respect to diversity.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Pass criminal background check and alcohol/drug screening.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
    • Valid Driver’s License
    • Provide proof of insurance

Salary Range $39,000 - $42,000 per year

Please email your resume to sara.clark@bgcap.org or fax to 502-695-6027 no later than Tuesday,

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO

sara.clark@bgcap.org May 31, 2022 by 3:00 p.m.
Economic Impact Coordinator
Frankfort, KY (Central Kentucky Area)

The Benefits:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Remote Work Location
  • 15 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Dental Insurance
  • Paid Vision Insurance
  • Retirement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Medical Insurance Available
  • Supportive Leadership
  • Mission-driven work culture

Job Summary:
The Economic Impact Coordinator facilitates the identification and implementation of community and economic development in Anderson, Boyle, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Mercer, Scott and Woodford Counties for Blue Grass Community Action Partnership (BGCAP) clients. The Economic Impact Coordinator will work directly with the BGCAP Family Success Coach to maintain knowledge and awareness of regional employment opportunities.

Education and Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Psychology, Public Administration or related field is preferred; OR equivalent combination of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
  • Experience in developing employment plans.
  • Local market knowledge of community development and the economic, political and social environments in the Central Kentucky area.
  • Experience with developing proposals and contracts.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Pass criminal background check and alcohol/drug screening.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
    • Valid Driver’s License
    • Provide proof of insurance

Salary Range $39,000 - $42,000 per year

Please email your resume to sara.clark@bgcap.org or fax to 502-695-6027 no later than Tuesday,

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO

sara.clark@bgcap.org May 31, 2022 by 3:00 p.m.
Weatherization Laborer
Harrodsburg, KY

Job Description:
Coordinates public and private resources and provides direct services to eligible individuals and the community. Protect the privacy of customers/families and hold in confidence all information obtained in the course of service.

Benefits:

  • Work weeks consist of five (5) – 8-hour days (Monday – Friday)
  • 15 Paid Holidays
  • Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Retirement
  • Paid Training
  • All equipment supplied for job duties
  • $16.00/hour – increase to $17.00/hour after 90-day probation completed

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Installs energy savings measures including lighting, thermostats, CO detectors, attic insulation (batts and blown), caulking, sealing, and weather stripping.
  • Ensures the proper use and maintenance of assigned program vehicles, tools, and equipment.
  • Attend all mandatory training sessions.
  • Use effective customer service techniques
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Travel required for 9 County Service Area – Anderson, Boyle, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Mercer, Scott, and Woodford Counties. Agency vehicles available to perform job duties.

Education and Experience Qualifications:

  • Experience air sealing and blown-in cellulose insulation preferred
  • Construction experience is a positive
  • Ability to lift over 50 lbs.
  • Must be comfortable with working in tight spaces (attics, basements, crawlspaces)
  • Ability to read technical instruments
  • Must have reliable transportation, valid driver’s license, provide proof of insurance, and pass criminal background check and alcohol/drug screening

Please email your resume to jessica.aldridge@bgcap.org or fax to 502-695-6027 no later than Tuesday, May 31, 2022, by 3:00 p.m.

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO

jessica.aldridge@bgcap.org 5/31/2022 by 3:00 p.m.
BGCAP Transit
Frankfort, KY
Blue Grass Community Action Partnership, Inc.

BGCAP Transit is accepting applications for the Full-Time position of Customer Service Representative. This position is responsible for providing exceptional customer service and detailed communications. Responsible for accurate entry of client trips utilizing the automated software system. The qualifications are as follows:

  • GED or equivalent.
  • Two years of superior customer service and/or general office experience.
  • Excellent attendance.
  • Geographic knowledge of Central Kentucky.
  • Exceptional telephone skills.
  • Strong computer and data entry skills.
  • Preferred Transit experience.
  • Critical thinking skills.

The starting pay for this position is $14.00 - $16.00 per hour plus benefits. Benefits include annual and sick leave, health, vision, dental, and life insurance as well as a County Retirement Plan. Agency policy regarding drug testing and criminal background check applies to this position.

Please submit cover letter and resume to jackie.johnson@bgcap.org.

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO

jackie.johnson@bgcap.org Ongoing
Part Time Nutrition Aid

Blue Grass Community Action Partnership is accepting applications for a part time (15 hours a week) Elder Nutrition Program Aid in the Lexington area. All applicants must have a current Kentucky driver’s license, current automobile insurance and a personal vehicle to use. Agency policy regarding drug and alcohol testing and criminal background check applies to this position. For more information contact Linda Derosett at (502) 848-8717 or linda.derosett@bgcap.org.

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO
Internal or External

Linda Derosett
(502) 848-8717
linda.derosett@bgcap.org
Ongoing
PRN Nutrition Driver (Lexington)

Blue Grass Community Action Partnership is accepting applications for PRN Elder Nutrition Drivers in the Lexington area. All applicants must have a current Kentucky driver’s license, current automobile insurance and a personal vehicle to use. Agency policy regarding drug and alcohol testing and criminal background check applies to this position. For more information contact Linda Derosett at (502) 848-8717 or linda.derosett@bgcap.org.

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO
Internal or External

Linda Derosett
(502) 848-8717
linda.derosett@bgcap.org
Ongoing
Nutrition Driver (Lexington)

Blue Grass Community Action Partnership is accepting applications for a part-time (15-20 hours a week) Elder Nutrition Driver in the Lexington area. All applicants must have a current Kentucky driver’s license, current automobile insurance and a personal vehicle to use. Agency policy regarding drug and alcohol testing and criminal background check applies to this position. For more information contact Linda Derosett at (502) 848-8717, linda.derosett@bgcap.org or complete an application.

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO
Internal or External

Linda Derosett
(502) 848-8717
linda.derosett@bgcap.org
Ongoing
Aging Assistant/Nutrition Aide/Bus Driver (Versailles)

Woodford County Senior Citizens Center, a program of Blue Grass Community Action Partnership, is accepting applications for a full time Aging Assistant/Nutrition Aide/Bus Driver (30 hours weekly). Testing and criminal background check applies to this position. Interested candidates should contact Jamie Albritton at jamie.albritton@bgcap.org and/or complete an application.

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO
Internal or External

jamie.albritton@bgcap.org Ongoing
Aging Assistant (Nicholasville)

Blue Grass Community Action Partnership is accepting applications for a full time Aging Assistant for the Jessamine County Senior Citizens Center. Applicants must have experience working with the elderly, reliable transportation and a current driver’s license. Position includes clerical, nutrition, and bus driving. Agency policy regarding drug and alcohol testing and criminal background check applies to this position. For more information contact Rita Wash at rita.wash@bgcap.org, call 859-885-9102 or stop by the center at 111 Hoover Drive, Nicholasville for an application.

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO
Internal or External

rita.wash@bgcap.org Ongoing
Assistant Teachers
Anderson, Franklin, Jessamine, Mercer, and Woodford Counties

The Blue Grass Head Start Program is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Teacher at our centers in Anderson, Franklin, Jessamine, and Woodford Counties. Starting pay is $12.00 per hour without a CDA or $12.50 per hour with a CDA. These positions will be 40 hours per week. Individuals applying for this position must possess a valid driver’s license with a 5-year good driving record. Applicant is required to have a high school diploma or equivalent and it is preferred that the applicant also have a minimum of a Child Development Associate (CDA). The CDA can be obtained after being hired. The Head Start Program will pay for initial physical examination including TB skin test for the applicant selected for the position. Applicant cannot have been convicted of a sex crime, child abuse, or neglect/922KAR 2:110 or any other felony. Applicant will also be required to pass an initial drug screen and random testing as outlined in BGCAP’s employee policies and procedures. Please submit your resume to ashley.williams@bgcap.org. For more information, you may contact Ashley Williams at 502-695-4290, extension 223, for further information.

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO

502-695-4290 ext. 223 N/A
Lead Teacher
Franklin, Mercer, and Woodford County Head Start

Blue Grass Head Start is accepting applications for the position of Lead Teacher at our Franklin and Woodford County locations. Starting pay is $16.60 per hour with a BA/BS in Early Childhood Education. Applicants should also have experience in teaching preschool children. The position will involve teaching children 3-4 years old and assisting in the encouragement of parent involvement. Those applying should possess a current Driver’s License with a 5-year good driving record. The Head Start Program will pay for initial physical examination including TB skin test for the applicant selected for the position. All candidates must pass an initial drug screen and if hired will be required to submit to random testing. Applicant cannot have been convicted of a sex crime or for child abuse or neglect per 922KAR 2:110 or any other felonies. Please submit your resume to ashley.williams@bgcap.org. For more information, you may contact Ashley Williams at 502-695-4290, extension 223, for further information.

M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO

502-695-4290 ext. 223 N/A
BUS TRANSIT DRIVERS Blue Grass Community Action Partnership is accepting applications for Bus Transit Drivers in Danville, Frankfort, Georgetown, Nicholasville, and surrounding areas. Full-Time and Part-Time positions available with required overtime except for Part-Time Drivers. Training for these positions will be provided by the Agency. Starting pay is $14.00 per hour. All applicants must have a current Kentucky Driver’s License. Agency policy regarding drug and alcohol testing and criminal background check applies to this position. Benefits include annual and sick leave, health, vision, dental, life insurance, and retirement for Full-Time employees. Please submit your resume to hr@bgcap.org or fax to 502-848-8708. M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO. hr@bgcap.org N/A
LPN/RN Are you a retired nurse or a nurse who does not want a full time commitment but would like to work on an as-needed basis? Blue Grass Community Action Partnership is accepting applications for PRN nurses to assist on an as needed basis with our adult day programs. Applicants must have a valid KY nursing license and be in good standing with the Kentucky Board of Nursing. This position will assist with the annual required hours to keep your nursing license up to date. Agency policy regarding drug and alcohol testing and criminal background check applies to this position. Interested applicants should contact Jamie Albritton. M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO. Jamie Albritton
jamie.albritton@bgcap.org
N/A
PRN/CNA - Adult Day Program Accepting applications for an Adult Day PRN CNA to cover five counties. Candidates should be a CNA or CMA, have two years experience working with the elderly and a valid Kentucky drivers license. M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO. Nicole Wilson
502-695-4290, Ext. 267
N/A
Senior Companion Program-Volunteers The Senior Companion Program is an opportunity for persons age 55 and older who meet federal income guidelines to render assistance with activities of daily living to older, homebound adults. As Senior Companions, volunteers assist clients for 20 hours per week and receive a tax-free stipend of $3.00 per hour. This income is not reported as income and will not affect entitlement programs such as food stamps. Volunteers receive 40 hours of paid training initially and 4 hours of paid training each month in issues of importance to senior adults. M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO. 1-800-456-6571 ext. 219
502-848-8701
N/A
Bus-Private Auto Providers BGCAP is seeking persons interested in becoming Private Auto providers for the Region 8 Human Service Transportation Delivery (HSTD) Brokerage program to provide Medicaid Transportation in the counties of Anderson, Boyle, Casey, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Mercer, Scott, Washington and Woodford. Requirements include valid Kentucky driver's license, proof of insurance, proof of vehicle registration and a background check. M/F/H/V, EOE and ETO. 1-800-456-6588 ext. 266 N/A