Rushseba Station is recruiting for an experienced Director of Life Enrichment/Activities to plan and implement creative individualized and group activity programs to meet the resident's social, physical, intellectual, emotional and sensory needs. This person will also have strong leadership abilities and experience with therapeutic recreation. Join an amazing team!
Planning, promoting, budgeting and facilitating events with the cooperation and assistance of Life Enrichment Assistants, volunteers, and employees
Supervising Life Enrichment Assistants
Managing volunteer program and supervising volunteers
Provide guidance and education to all staff regarding resident self-fulfillment through psychosocial, spiritual, physical and emotional involvement.
Provide direction and support to staff in providing collaborative, comprehensive life enrichment programming and services to campus residents.
Full-time, including some evening and weekend activities
Benefits eligible including medical, dental, vision, and 401K!
Bachelor's degree in Therapeutic Recreation or related field
Current BLS certification or the ability to obtain within three months
One year activities experience, specifically memory care activity planning and implementation in an independent retirement or long-term care setting
Sensitivity to resident needs and enjoy regularly working with older adults
One year supervisory experience, providing work direction and performance evaluation of employees
Computer literate in multiple Microsoft applications
Knowledge of or ability to learn electronic health record systems
Ability to model Walker Methodist's Customer Service Principles
Ability to embrace Walker Methodist's Mission: Life. And all the living that goes with it. Enhancing the lives of older adults through a culture of care, respect and service.
Ability to support Walker Methodist's Vision: As the leading senior services provider, Walker Methodist offers the best place to live and work.
Ability to model Walker Methodist's Values: Respect. Imagination. Collaboration.
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer