Activity Lifestyle Coordinator

Van Dyk Memory Care Center an Adult Day Care - Hawthorne, NJ (30+ days ago)


Soon to open Van Dyk Memory Care Center an adult day care is seeking a Activity Lifestyle Coordinator.

The Van Dyk Health Care family is a team dedicated to exceeding the expectations of those we serve and caring for each other. Recently honored as a 2017 Top Workplace by North Jersey Media Group, we are committed to creating a work environment that fosters innovation, pride, growth, and unity. Our staff shines because we have energetic personalities and a genuine love of the elderly. We all embrace our motto of Family Caring for Family. We’re always looking to bring smart, talented people from diverse backgrounds and experiences to join our ‘We Care’ teams.

Reports To: Executive Director

Department: Activities

Shift/Hours: Rotating schedule of 7-3, 8-4, 9-5 10-6 pm, weekends & evenings as required- hours based on program needs

Job Summary: Executes an on-going program of purposeful activities appropriate to the needs and interests of the day care participants by planning, developing, implementing, evaluating, and directing activity programs in accordance with our established policies and procedures, to assure that the spiritual development, emotional, physical, recreational, and social needs of the day care member are met/maintained on an individual basis. Works within the community to recruit volunteers. Needs to work within budget limitations.

Delegation of Authority: As Lifestyle Coordinator of Activities you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties.

Education / Experience/Personal Requirements:

  • A Baccalaureate Degree from an accredited college or university preferred.
  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Valid certification from the National Certification for Activity Professionals or similar professional organization beneficial.
  • A minimum of two years experience in senior activities required, at least one-year supervisory experience in health care preferred.

How “We Care” For Van Dyk Employees:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits
  • 401k Retirement and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off / Holidays
  • Varies Employee Appreciation Events

Please send resume or apply at 644 Goffle Rd, Hawthorne, NJ

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • supervisory: 1 year