Connected Living Coordinator - Part-Time 1st Shift

  • The Village at Rockville -A National Lutheran Community
  • 9701 Veirs Drive
  • Posted: Mar 21, 2019
Professional

Job Description

National Lutheran is doing something fantastic! We are creating an amazing, genuine, and caring culture. Would you like to be a part of our We CARE team? We value our team members and strive to ensure they experience the same genuine CARE that we provide to our customers. Our team members embody the word CARE in every way—from serving seniors and families to interactions with one another.

What’s in it for you:

* A We CARE culture of creating smiles, attending to details, respecting everyone, and embodying excellence
* Frequent conversations with your coach/manager
* Competitive compensation
* Tuition Reimbursement (up to $4,000 a year)
* Incentive pay
Our full time team members enjoy:

* Generous PTO plan
* Medical, dental, vision insurance
* 403(b) with discretionary employer match
* Free use of exercise equipment and aquatics
If you are looking for a rewarding career in more ways than one, join us in setting the new standard for service with We CARE!

Are you a dynamic and creative individual with compassion for seniors? This may be the job for you! We have an exciting opportunity for a Part-Time ConnectedLiving (Life Enrichment) Assistant.:

In accordance with National Lutheran’s We CARE philosophy, the Guiding Principle Core Values, and in alignment with the NLCS culture, the Connected Living Coordinator is responsible and accountable for the following:

CORE COMPETENCIES:

Reporting to the Connected Living Manager/Director the Connected Living Coordinator supports in providing an ongoing comprehensive program of activities to meet the needs and interest of residents and guests.

* Plans and leads scheduled recreational activities for residents and guests

* Plans and leads a variety of resident activity groups (at various levels of abilities) such as: discussion, arts, crafts, exercise, cooking, various games, re-motivation, gardening etc. for mental and physical stimulation
* Encourages residents and guests to participate in activities by informing them of daily activities, providing an escort to them as needed

* Prepares and updates activity assessments for residents and guests in accordance with NLCS policies and procedures as assigned

* Maintains an attendance record for each assigned program/activity

* Participates in coordinating room scheduling, trips and events

* Assists the Connected Living Administrative Assistant with planning of monthly activity calendar

* Edits newsletter, calendars, flyers, website, bulletin boards, brochures and other related materials for residents and guests. Promotes programs with a positive attitude

* Participates in the decorating of the community for theme events and holidays to include decorating of resident and guest bulletin boards

* Prepares, completes and submits department reports as required. Maintains department records in accordance with designated requirements

* Performs other duties as assigned

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

* High school diploma or equivalent is required

* Must be considerate and respectful of the rights, dignity and sensitivities of aged and disabled persons

* Must be able to communicate effectively in English both orally and in writing as applicable to their job responsibilities

* Background in arts, crafts and/or music is preferred

* Prior experience working with senior; leading and planning of activities is preferred

* Ability to follow written and oral instructions

* Willingness to perform routine, repetitive tasks with frequent interruptions

* Ability to communicate at all levels, provide instruction and train others as required

* Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision

* Proficient computer skills