Careers

Alzheimer’s Resource of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer.  Qualified individuals are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, disability or marital status.


Anchorage and Mat-Su Valley Locations

Do you like working with Alaskans in need and do you want to make a difference for someone in your community? You can by joining our Education Department as the new Program Assistant.

As the state’s leading source of information, support and services for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia (ADRD), you will be in a unique position to provide assistance with development, organization and maintenance of centralized information systems, program reports, quality assurance tasks and other duties necessary for day to day operation of the program.
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Requirements and Qualifications:
Associate’s degree in a human service or business related field.
Minimum of one full year experience in human services and/or clerical experience
Additional years of experience may be substituted for education.
Ability to pass a state and federal criminal background check.
Valid Alaska driver’s license with a good driving record and proof of auto insurance.

Benefits:
Working with partners who make a difference every day!
Generous leave policy that includes paid holidays, sick leave and paid vacation days.
Insurance coverage and employer matched retirement.

How to apply:

Please send cover letter and resume to:
Alzheimer’s Resource of Alaska
Attn: Pamela Kelley, Education Director
1750 Abbott Road, Anchorage, AK 99507
or email: Pamela Kelley

Position Overview

Alzheimer’s Resource of Alaska (ARA) is looking for two dedicated Care Coordinators to join us in enriching the lives of Alaskans in need. This is a great opportunity to work in our Anchorage or Mat-Su location.

ARA is a statewide 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and Conflict Free Care Coordination Agency dedicated to ensuring the best possible quality of life for individuals who qualify for Alaska’s Home and Community Based Medicaid Waivers. ARA continues to be the state’s leading source of information, support and services for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia (ADRD). We are currently expanding our services so that we may offer assistance to any Alaskan eligible for a Medicaid Waiver.

Position Summary:
Assess client/family needs; identify and coordinate the delivery of services. Client-oriented tasks will involve screening, assessment, service coordination, monitoring, follow-up and advocacy. The Care Coordinator will act as a liaison between community members, service providers, clients and state representatives.

Benefits:
Generous leave policy that includes paid holidays, sick leave and paid vacation days.
Insurance coverage.
Employer matched retirement.
Working with partners who make a difference every day!

Requirements and Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, nursing, health, human services or closely related field. (Some of the education requirement may be substituted for additional work experience).
Minimum of one full year paid work experience in human services.
Training is possible for the right candidate.
Ability to be certified by the State of Alaska to provide Medicaid Waiver care coordination.
Ability to pass a state and federal criminal background check.

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How to apply:
Please send cover letter and resume to:
Alzheimer’s Resource of Alaska
Attn: Rebecca Marinelli, Care Coordination Manager
1750 Abbott Road, Anchorage, AK 99507
or by email: Rebecca Marinelli