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Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with us. Kentucky River Foothills Development Council, Inc. offers competitive salaries and benefits. Current employment opportunities are listed below. Please read the complete job description as it provides supplemental information on essential job functions and minimum qualifications.

An employment application, along with a resume and cover letter, should be mailed or faxed to:

Kentucky River Foothills Development Council, Inc.
309 Spangler Drive
Richmond, KY 40475
Attn: HR Director

Incomplete applications will not be considered for employment. Recruitment and hiring will be done on the basis of the applicant's abilities, skills, experience, and other job related measures. You can also go to the Foothill’s Main Office, located at 309 Spangler Drive in Richmond, during regular business hours (8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) and fill out an application on site. You are encouraged to bring a copy of your resume and a cover letter to be included with your application.

Positions are also advertised as they become available in the following newspapers: Lexington Herald-Leader, Richmond Register, Winchester Sun, Clay City Times, Berea Citizen, and Estill County Tribune or contact the Human Resource Manager. Please check these newspapers for current available positions.

Kentucky River Foothills Development Council, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, marital status, familial status, veteran status, political affiliation, or gender identity.


Current Job Opportunities

Kentucky River Foothills’ Powell Adult Day Care Program is accepting applications for a LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse). Agency drug and alcohol policy and criminal background check applies to this position. Please send resume and cover letter to 309 Spangler Drive; Richmond, KY 40475; Attn: HR Department.Position will remain open until filled. No phone calls please. EOE.

Kentucky River Foothills’ Head Start has an opening for a FT Program Assistant. Responsible for coordinating central office operations, which will include answering the phone and assisting management staff with reports and other clerical duties as needed. Must have good oral, written, interpersonal, and computer literacy skills. College degree preferred with a minimum of three years relevant work experience. Please send resume including references, education, and work experience to Kentucky River Foothills; 309 Spangler Drive; Richmond, KY 40475; attn: Head Start Director. Position will remain open until filled. No phone calls please. EOE.

Kentucky River Foothills Development Council, Inc.’s Responsible Fatherhood Program is accepting applications for a FT Classroom Facilitator to instruct and facilitate relationship, financial/budgeting, parenting, and job-readiness courses throughout central and eastern Kentucky. Location for courses will include churches, social service clubs, employer job sites, and correctional facilities. Must be comfortable providing instruction to incarcerated individuals at correctional facilities alone. College degree is required, prior experience in social services, case management or services to incarcerated individuals preferred. Funding for this project was provided by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, grant # 90FK0014. Must have a valid Kentucky driver’s license, reliable transportation, and the ability and willingness to travel the service area. Agency policy regarding drug screens and criminal background checks applies to this position. Send a cover letter and resume to 309 Spangler Drive; Richmond, KY 40475; Attn: HR Director. No phone calls please. Position will remain open until filled and is contingent on funding availability. EOE.

Supportive Services for Veteran Families
Kentucky River Foothills Development Council, Inc. is accepting applications for the following positions in the Supportive Services for Veteran Families program:

Case Manager (full-time)
Primary responsibilities will include identify housing and financial assistance needs of Veteran families; preparing housing and budgeting stability plans; and reporting data electronically. A college degree is required with prior experience in a social service related field and/or previous experience working with Veterans.

Outreach and Eligibility Specialist (full-time)
Primary responsibilities will include marketing to increase awareness of the program and assisting Veteran families obtain required documentation for program assistance eligibility. A college degree is required with prior experience in a social service, marketing, or sales field. Knowledge of the Veterans Administration’s benefit system is strongly preferred.

Housing Specialist (part-time)
Primary responsibilities will include assisting Veteran families locate suitable housing and assisting Veteran families and potential landlords in the logistics of financial assistance. A college degree is required.

Must have a valid Kentucky driver’s license, reliable transportation, and the ability and willingness to travel a 13 county service area. Agency policy regarding drug screens and criminal background checks applies to these positions. Send a cover letter and resume to 309 Spangler Drive; Richmond, KY 40475; Attn: HR Director. No phone calls please. Positions will remain open until filled and are contingent on funding availability. EOE.