Dementia Educator

  • Mary Immaculate Health/Care Services
  • 172 Lawrence Street Lawrence Massachusetts 01841 United States
  • Posted: Mar 06, 2019
Part-time Professional

Job Description

Candidates should have good interpersonal skills, be compassionate, outgoing, and enjoy working with elders.

Seeking part time 20 hours/week Dementia Educator (variable hours - primarily days with some occasional off shifts) for to provide annual and new hire Dementia Training to employees of our not-for-profit skilled nursing facility.    


About Us

Mary Immaculate is one of New England’s largest and most advanced healthcare campuses for the care of elders. What distinguishes Mary Immaculate is its continuum of care designed to meet a broad spectrum of needs. Today, our mission includes nursing center care, independent and supportive housing, adult day health, assisted living and chair car transportation services. Our roots are honored and our Catholic tradition is continued through our membership in Covenant Health Systems, a Catholic multi-institutional healthcare and eldercare organization serving New England.


Benefits

Competitive salary and benefits for eligible employees (standard hours 20 hours/week plus) including health, dental, life, disability, generous earned time off program, voluntary 403b w/match, Flexible Spending Account, tuition reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and WEEKLY PAYCHECKS!


Our Mission and Values

We are a Catholic health ministry, providing healing and care for the whole person, in service to all in our communities. We commit to honor these core values:

  • Compassion
  • Integrity
  • Collaboration
  • Excellence


 

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Certified Dementia Practitioner preferred (or willing to obtain)
  • Prior experience with Dementia/Alzheimer's Care
  • Prior experience teaching adult learners
  • Ability to read and write in English
  • Ability to speak in front of groups of employees


We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any legally protected status