Activites/Wellness Coordinator-The Village of Westland
- Type:Westland Works
- Salary/Pay Rate:$14-$16 per hour
- Posted Date:03/02/2017
Brief Job Description:
The Village of Westland is hiring a part-time Wellness (Activities) Coordinator to work in Assisted Living. This is a benefited part-time position, day shift, 30 hours per week.
The Mission of Presbyterian Villages of Michigan, guided by our Christian heritage, is to serve seniors of all faiths to create new possibilities for quality senior living.
Develop and lead a diverse schedule of recreational activities (group & individual) to provide residents with the benefits of social and group interaction in an assisted living environment which will promote self-care, nutrition, sensory and cognitive functions, coping skills and mobility.
Benefits available after 90 days include (medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid-time off, retirement savings account).
Education: Minimum of Associates Degree in Wellness, Health Promotion, Recreation Management, Gerontology, or related field or equivalent experience required. Bachelor's degree preferred.
Experience: Previous experience successfully developing, implementing, coordinating, managing, and leading health promotion, lifelong learning and social/community engagement programs preferred. Previous experience working with older adults in a senior living environment preferred.
Computer Skills: Proficient with MS Outlook, MS Word, MS Excel.
Certificates and Licenses: Valid driver's license required. Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with a passenger endorsement required within 3 months after hire.
Post offer physical, reference check, background check, TB test, and drug screen required.
Apply online at http://secure.pvmcareers.org/pvmhr/ApplyforOpenPosition/tabid/73/jobid/643/Default.aspx