Posted by Ingleside Engaged Living on 09/27/2021 in Senior Housing
Life Enrichment Assistant

Life Enrichment Assistant

Ingleside at King Farm
701 King Farm Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA

Compensation
$16.75/hr
Employment Type
Part-Time

Ingleside at King Farm (IKF) is a not-for-profit, Continuing Care Retirement Community central to the award-winning inter generational King Farm development. We offer small town living just a short ride from the Nation's capital. Inside our walls, residents and team members find a variety of cultural arts, wellness activities and amenities to choose from. But most of all, they find unique members with rich life experiences who have created a community within a community.

Ingleside at King Farm has a proven record of success! IKF consistently maintains a 5 Star CMS rating and we are CARF certified! We have achieved certification as a Great Place to Work based on team member feedback in areas relating to trust, culture, and the meaning derived from their jobs and we are Sage Certified. 

Ingleside at King Farm offers competitive salary and comprehensive benefit plans that include 401k with matching and 3 year vesting and Educational Scholarship opportunities. We offer onsite CPR, Well-being Model and Certified Dementia Practitioner training. 

We are looking to hire a part-time Life Enrichment Assistant working 16 hours per week. 

If your career goals and passion for seniors is in line with ours, Ingleside at King Farm is the place for you. We would be honored to review your resume and cover letter in hopes that you join our team! 

 

Job Requirements:

High School diploma or Associates Degree in a Human Service field required. Incumbent should be able to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written and oral form, possess high-quality verbal and written communication ability, and possess strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Must be proficient in the operation of computer applications such as Microsoft Office, Publisher, fax, etc. 

Job Summary:

This position will plan and implement group and individual life enrichment programs and services to our residents so that social, physical, emotional, occupational, educational, and cognitive functioning is maximized. This position is responsible for assisting the Director of Life Enrichment with planning and executing person-centered, individualized, and adapted programs on the Assisted Living-Memory Support neighborhood that contribute to the improvement, maintenance, and enhancement of the residents quality of life, taking into account resident preferences, abilities, and challenges. 

Job Duties:

  • Assists with planning and/or leading individual and group activities in the Assisted Living-Memory Support neighborhood.
  • Develops, promotes, and implements a variety of life enrichment programming that encompass the Seven Dimensions of Wellness for the Assisted Living Memory Support Neighborhood. 
  • Assists with transportation of residents from each program location, as needed.
  • Assesses resident's needs, interests, and strengths through resident interviews and collaboration with family members, identifies interventions and goals to help maximize optimal functioning, and creates individualized programming based on interests.
  • Maintains current record of all activities including resident participation, events, and feedback.
  • Maintains professional presence when representing Ingleside at King Farm; exhibits degree of professionalism consistent with standards in performance, behavior, and appearance.
  • Demonstrates professional development/skills competency in all activities
  • Complies with Ingleside at King Farm's established safety rules and practices.
  • Performs other duties as required.

EEO Statement:

As an employer committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, Ingleside recruits, hires, and promotes qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

 

701 King Farm Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA

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