Life Enrichment Coordinator with Recreational Therapy Background    

Life Enrichment Coordinator with Recreational Therapy Background    

December 7, 2018

The Hearthstone is a Life Plan Community dedicated to adults age 62 plus, promoting independence, optimum health, security, purpose and belonging in life, through Christian love and values in a caring environment. We provide independent living at its most independent, balanced with the finest companionship and care available in any Life Plan Community in the entire Seattle area.

Job Description/Essential Duties:

Designing, organizing, preparing for and providing a variety of programming within the Hearthstone. Collecting information concerning resident interests and preferences and planning programs to meet residents’ interests, capabilities and needs. Utilizing and supporting volunteers and facilitating family and employee events within the community.

Required Education/Training/Experience or Special Skills:

The ideal candidate for this position has a Recreational Therapy degree and preferably has the following skills and experiences:

  • Activities Director Certified, preferred;
  • National Activities Certification strongly encouraged;
  • Willingness to further own professional development;
  • Caregiver Dementia Certification; (we will train)
  • Food worker card;
  • First Aid and CPR ( we will train)
  • Able to effectively utilize computer, basic software and email;
  • Exudes positive attitude;
  • Able to multitask;
  • Able to provide personal care (transfers/toileting) to residents when on outings and in an emergency situation;
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with older adults required;
  • Experience in music and art preferred.

Company Info

Company URL
https://www.hearthstone.org/

Location

Seattle, WA