Posted by Goodwin House on 03/08/2019 in Senior Housing

Recreation Coordinator Assisted Living

Goodwin House
3440 S. Jefferson St. Falls Church, Virginia

Employment Type

This position is responsible for planning and facilitating recreational programs as a member of the Resident Services team in Assisted Living and the Terrace Memory Support Center. Recreational programs will be designed to develop and maintain cognitive functioning, enhance creativity, promote self-confidence, encourage socialization, and foster community involvement.  Position is required to complete all regulated paperwork including calendar planning, activity assessments and attendance tracking.

Since 1967, it has been the mission of Goodwin House to support, honor and uplift the lives of older adults.  Goodwin House is a faith-based, mission-driven, nonprofit organization located in Northern Virginia.  We are known for providing high quality service and exceptional quality care. 

  • We pride ourselves on low turnover and high staff satisfaction 
  • Competitive compensation and benefits, including health, dental, vision
  • Generous 401(k) plan with employer match; tuition assistance

Goodwin House provides a supporting and enriching work environment, and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


  •    Minimum of two years’ previous experience in recreation programming with seniors required. CTRS or Activities Certification encouraged.
  •    Excellent verbal and written communication skill required.
  •    Must have computer skills in basic word processing.
  •    Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with others.
  •    Music, Visual Arts, Movement or Expressive Therapies experience encouraged

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