North Ridgeville Senior Center is looking for a new activities director.

Activities Director

Department: Office for Older Adults

Under the supervision of the Director or designee, the Activities Director is responsible for organizing all Center activities, assisting with and helping to organize fundraising activities, managing room rentals and any other tasks that require the operation of programs, activities and events in a safe and fun environment for the members. See the job description for more details.

Bachelor's degree preferred or an associate degree with a minimum of three years’ experience in activities, public relations or special event planning. In lieu of degree, 10+ years of direct experience working with senior population as an activities director. Knowledge of public relations/promotions/marketing is a plus.

To apply, send cover letter, resume and completed application to: Human Resources, City of North Ridgeville, 7307 Avon Belden Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039 or via email at hr@nridgeville.org.

Posted 1/23/2020

Facility Name       Jennings

Address               10204 Granger Rd Garfield Heights, Ohio 44125

Position               Part Time Intergenerational Coordinator

Contact Name    Denise Kodek

Contact Number (216) 581-2900

General Duties Planning and implementing intergenerational activities.

Hours of Position 10am-2pm

Education Requirements High School Diploma or GED, Assoc degree in Early Childhood Education or related field preferred.

Posted 1/23/2020

Facility Name       Northridge Health Center

Address               35990 Westminster Ave North Ridgeville, Ohio 44039

Position               Full time Activity Assistant

Contact Name Cindy Hadley

Contact Number (440) 452-6335

Posted 1/16/2020

 

Facility Name      Gardens at Westlake

Address               27569 Detroit Rd Westlake, OH 44145

Position               Full time Entertainment Coordinator II

Contact Name Rebecca Clark

Contact Number (440) 892-9777

Please email resume to rclark@spectrumretirement.com

General Duties

  • Assist the Director of Entertainment and Programming in providing recreational, business and medical transportation to residents •Assist residents in entering and exiting the vehicle •Assist in the development of the monthly transportation calendar •Assist the Director of Entertainment and Programming in providing overall direction to the Activity Department by planning, coordinating, and implementing activities •Drive residents to events as needed

Hours of Position varies

Benefits

Education Requirements

  • Minimum requirement of high school diploma or equivalent

Posted 1/10/2020

Facility Name     Gardens at Westlake

Address               27569 Detroit Rd Westlake, OH 44145

Position               Full time Director of Entertainment and Programming

Contact Name Rebecca Clark

Contact Number (440) 892-9777

Please email resume to rclark@spectrumretirement.com

General Duties

  • Provide strategic direction for the community regarding Activities programming that addresses the Physical, Social, Spiritual, Emotional, Cognitive and Leisure needs of our residents •Determines resident programming preferences, talents and needs. Tracks resident activity participation and adjust calendar events accordingly •Evaluates programs to make sure the quality and content of programs fits the needs of all residents •Stays abreast active aging and generational trends in order to enhance the community programming department; shares relevant information for the professional development of the community staff •Develops special events, activities and other programming to enhance the assisted living/memory care/independent living experience and improve the resident quality of life  •Responsible for leading one-on-one, small group and large group programming, according to the programming schedule and direct the provision of those activities by staff or volunteers (i.e., ministers, residents, family members, other Team Members, etc.). Procure groups, organizations, and individuals to perform for or instruct the residents as part of the Activities program •Establish and maintain an active network of resident and community volunteers and other community resources  •Create and keep updated a monthly calendar and the Community Programs booklet with input from community leadership, staff and residents •Develop and manage the resident transportation program and schedule •Transports and/or accompanies Residents to and from outside activities and appointments in community vehicle(s) •Work with the Marketing department to use the community activity calendar to market the community whenever possible and by inviting outside guests, resident families, or inviting media coverage of the events •Prepare budget and monitor expenses and financial statements to meet or beat budget targets •Participates in the review of individual Residents' Service Plans and documents life enrichment progress every six months or when there is a significant change in the resident •Leadership responsibilities include recruiting, hiring, supervising coaching and retaining high performing Entertainment Coordinator(s), driver(s) and resident and community volunteers.  (As applicable) •Effectively administers and participates in “Manager on Duty” program •Drive residents as needed Director of Entertainment & Programming Work Experience: •Two years of experience, planning/implementing activities, events, and organizing groups •Prior experience working with the elderly preferred •Knowledge of aging and disability issues a bonus •Experience supervising/directing the work of others preferred •Must be proficient in Microsoft Office products, particularly Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher, and the use of Internet resources •Must possess a valid driver’s license for the employee’s State of residence and have significant driving experience including knowledge of the geographic area they will be driving •Driving record must meet or exceed minimum standards of insurability by the company’s automobile insurer •Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action •Aptitude in arts/craft/music desirable •Ability to coordinate with supervisors when group action is needed to solve a problem and get cooperation of other departments within the community •Outstanding customer service skills/presentation •Enthusiastic, positive, caring and compassionate towards others

Hours of Position varies

Benefits

Education Requirements

  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent •Bachelor’s degree preferred

Posted 1/11/2020

 

Facility Name     McGregor

Address               14900 Private Drive Cleveland

Position               Full Time Activity Coordinator

Contact Name   Kaye Jeffries

Contact Number (216) 268-4095

General Duties:   Skilled in engaging participants in games, art, music etc and creative ability

Hours of Position: Hours and days vary including some weekends and holidays

Benefits: Paid Time Off (PTO) Sick Time Health, Dental and Vision Life Insurance 403(b) retirement plan with company match Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Health Savings Account (HSA) Group Life & AD&D Insurance Voluntary Life, STD, LTD, critical illness and accident insurance

Education Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent and minimum of 1 year experience. ACT/RT/RAC certified, MEPAP I or II preferred.

Posted 1/7/2020

 

Facility Name      Danbury Senior Living

Address               9500 Broadview Road Brunswick, Broadview Heights

Position               Part Time Life enrichment assistant

Contact Name Shannon Domanich

Contact Number (440) 596-3047

General Duties: Group leader providing activities scheduled for the day. Assisting residents to and from activities during the day and evening.

Hours of Position: Days 9:30am-4:30pm and some evenings 5-8

Posted 1/5/2020

0 hours

Benefits Yes, medical, dental, vision and 403B

Education Requirements

Basic experience is essential for this role. To have a genuine interest for older people, to be willing to have good communication skills, the ability to work effectively within a team environment

Posted 1/3/2020

Facility Name     McGregor

Address               14900 Private Dr Cleveland Ohio

Position               Full Time Activities Coordinator

Contact Name Kisha Flonnory

Contact Number (216) 851-8200

General Duties

To help create a stimulating and developing activity programs to enhance the quality of life for each resident within the Home, with the activities staff. Complete documentation, assessments, progress notes, care plans for each resident.

Hours of Position 40 hours

Benefits Yes, medical, dental, vision and 403B

Education Requirements

Basic experience is essential for this role. To have a genuine interest for older people, to be willing to have good communication skills, the ability to work effectively within a team environment

Posted 1/3/2020

Facility Name     Parma Care Center

Address               5553 Broadview Road Parma

Position               Full Time Activity Assistant in Memory Care Unit

Contact Name Kelley Nuttall

Contact Number (216) 661-6800

General Duties lead a variety of activity programs to promote stimulating and engaging environment for Residents.

Hours of Position 10am-4:30pm

Posted 1/3/2020

Facility Name       Menorah Park

Address               27100 Cedar Road Beachwood

Position               Life Enrichment Transporter-Part Time

Contact Name   Jessica Puffenbarger

Contact Number (216) 831-6500

General Duties In this role you will be responsible for the transporting of in-house residents via wheelchair to activity programs. The position involves continuous standing, walking, and pushing wheelchairs occasionally up to 300 lbs. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, cleaning the art studio, washing dishes, and helping facilitate group programs or providing 1:1 visits.

Hours of Position 28 hours a week

Benefits None

Education Requirements  Essential Qualifications: • Must demonstrate sensitivity and an interest in the elderly • Superior communication and guest relation skills • Ability to work in a team and independently • Successful candidates will be productive problem solvers with excellent judgment and people skills.

Posted 12/26/19

Facility Name     Mount Alverna Village

Address               6765 State Road Parma, Ohio 44134

Position               Life Enrichment Assistant II Full time

Contact Name    Tina Redcliff

Contact Number (440) 663-1108

General Duties    Running programs; transporting; working with volunteers

Hours of Position 37.5/week; every other weekend; every other holiday; some nights until 8:30pm

Benefits                Yes and a sign on bonus of up to $1000.

Education Requirements none

Posted 12/26/19