AGE of Central Texas offers competitive pay, generous paid time off (PTO), 403b retirement plan, medical/dental/vision benefits, and an opportunity to make a visible difference in your community as part of one of the fastest-growing nonprofit organizations in Central Texas!

Current Job Openings:

Activities Program Specialist (40 hours) - Austin Thrive Center

AGE of Central Texas offers its employees:

  • Up to 4 weeks of paid time off in your first year of employment;
  • Eligibility for company health insurance the first month after your start date
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • A daytime schedule with no nights or weekends

Retirees are welcome to apply!

The Thrive Social and Wellness Centers are daytime care facilities for older adults living with dementia or other challenges of aging.

Our Austin location is looking for positive, energetic people to join our team in caring for our wonderful members (older adults, elderly clients, or persons living with dementia or special needs). Looking to hire immediately; 40 hours per week.

This position will begin at our Central location (78705) and move to South Austin (78745) upon grand opening of a new building in early 2024.

Program Specialists spend their days:

  • Helping clients participate in activities
  • Assisting with meals and toileting
  • Driving clients to and from our facility in our mini-buses (no CDL required)

Want to know more? See our centers in action:

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Austin, TX: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Older adults: 1 year (Required)

Language:

  • Spanish (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • TX Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: In person

To Apply: Email your resume to Lauren Duerksen Tiggeman, Vice President of Thrive Center, at LDTiggeman@ageofcentraltx.org.

Kitchen Program Specialist

AGE of Central Texas offers its employees:

  • Up to 4 weeks of paid time off in your first year of employment;
  • Eligibility for company health insurance the first month after your start date
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • A daytime schedule with no nights or weekends
  • 40 hours/week

Retirees are welcome to apply!

The Thrive Social and Wellness Centers are daytime care facilities for older adults living with dementia or other challenges of aging.

Our Austin location is looking for positive, energetic people to join our team in caring for our wonderful members (older adults, elderly clients, or persons living with dementia or special needs). Looking to hire immediately; 40 hours per week.

This position will begin at our Central location (78705) and move to South Austin (78745) upon grand opening of a new building in early 2024.

Kitchen Program Specialists spend their days:

  • Preparing heat-n-serve meals for our clients;
  • Documenting meal production and service;
  • Ordering food and food supplies;
  • Helping clients participate in activities;
  • Assisting with toileting; and
  • (Occasionally) driving clients to and from our facility in our mini-buses (no CDL required).
  • Dietary aide experience is helpful

Want to know more? See our centers in action:

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Shift:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift

Weekly day range:

  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Experience:

  • Older adults: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Food Service: 1 year (Required)

Language:

  • Spanish (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Texas Driver’s License (Required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Austin, TX: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

If you require alternative methods of application or screening, you must approach the employer directly to request this as Indeed is not responsible for the employer’s application process.

To Apply: Email your resume to Lauren Duerksen Tiggeman, Vice President of Thrive Center, at LDTiggeman@ageofcentraltx.org.

Program Associate for the Information and Resource Center

AGE of Central Texas is looking for a part-time (20 hours per week) Program Associate for the Information and Resource Center in Austin, TX. Training will take place in Central Austin and the position will transfer to South Austin (78748) upon grand opening of new building in 2023. No nights, no weekends, no on-call!

AGE of Central Texas is a regional nonprofit whose mission is to help older adults and family caregivers navigate the realities and opportunities of aging and caregiving. The Information and Resource Center provides individual consultations to older adults and caregivers to support them with their challenges, answer their questions, and connect them with resources.

What we offer:

  • A steady Monday-Friday schedule with no evenings or weekends.
  • Generous paid time off (PTO) that can be used for vacation or to cover sick time – earn up to 4 weeks of PTO in your first year of employment
  • 8 paid holidays (in addition to your PTO)
  • Fast access Health, Dental, and Vision insurance – new employees are eligible for insurance the first of the month after they start working; 85% of monthly premiums paid by AGE
  • Life Insurance – no cost to the employee
  • 403(b) retirement plan

We are looking for team members who are:

  • Strong interpersonal, relationship building and organizational skills. 
  • Present a confident, calm, professional demeanor
  • Excellent customer service skills with the ability to communicate effectively (verbally and in writing) and courteously with the public, co-workers, older adults, families, and/or caregivers. 
  • Spanish proficiency is a plus

Candidates must meet the following required qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree, Associate Degree, and/or High School Diploma. One to two years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in working with non-profit organizations and volunteers is strongly preferred.

If this steady, reliable schedule fits with your engaging personality, we would love to talk to you!

To Apply: Email your resume to K.C. Lawrence, LMSW, Chief Program Officer, at KLawrence@ageofcentraltx.org