Executive Director - Helping Hands Respite CareCompany: Helping Hands Respite Care
Date Posted: May 30, 2018
Helping Hands Respite Care (HHRC) is a successful community-based 5 01(c)(3) non-
profit organization, based in East Lansing, dedicat ed to improving the quality of life for
families caring for children and adults with disabilities, chronic il lness, or age-related
conditions. Respite is defined as a “short break,” and HHRC offers family caregiv ers
respite through our care programs. We pride ourselves on hiring a nd training quality
care staff whom families can trust to keep a loved one interested, engaged and saf e
while family caregivers have a short break.
This position requires an excellent manager and problem-s olver who understands what
is needed to create an efficient administrative foundation for t he organization. The
Executive Director will be the face of and ambassador for our organization and will work
closely with HHRC families, supporters, the Board of Directors, state and county
agencies, government officials, and the public.
The Executive Director will provide leadership in administration, program development,
and fundraising. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors and the Director
will work closely with the Board on all aspects of the organization. The Executive
Director will ensure that staff are aligned with the agency’s mission and that all are
working together to accomplish strategic objectives.
Details on qualifications, skills, and specific responsibilities, as well as
information on how to submit a resume, are available at: