Date Posted: 05/16/2017
Location: York, PA 17404
Company: SpiriTrust Lutheran
Job Type: Full Time
SpiriTrust Lutheran is now hiring a Life Enrichment Partner--Activities in Assisted Living
SpiriTrust Lutheran®delivers an array of programs and services that touch thousands of lives each day. Our name, SpiriTrust Lutheran®captures the essence of who we are and the care and compassion our amazing team delivers. It embraces our Lutheran heritage, our spirit of service, and the reality that people come to us because of their trust in us.
We provide residential living, assisted living, personal care, memory support and nursing and rehabilitation services in six senior living communities; home care, in-home support, palliative care and hospice services; an innovative program for clinically frail adults aged 55 and older in need of nursing home level-of-care; counseling services; financial education and coaching; domestic abuse solutions; services for the deaf and hard of hearing; volunteer income tax assistance; and an array of volunteer programs.
SpiriTrust Lutheran®started in York, PA in 1951 with $9,000. Today, SpiriTrust Lutheran®is one of the leading non-profit organizations in the region. SpiriTrust Lutheran®and its program agencies and subsidiaries serve annually more than 21,000 people in 20 counties in Pennsylvania and three in northern Maryland.
At SpiriTrust Lutheran®, our employees are a highly valued resource. Their dedication, skill and commitment enable us to provide excellent service and care within our continuing care retirement communities, community outreach programs and home care services. We offer: Competitive salaries Comprehensive benefits package Education assistance Career advancement/professional growth Friendly, team-oriented environment If you are ready to join us for a rewarding career.
Your Experience Includes
Ability or experience to design creative, interactive activities/programs
A high school diploma or equivalent
Current CPR/AED certification (or obtaining certification within 30 days of hire)
A minimum of one year experience in a related position normally required
Ability to read, speak, write and understand English
Moderate reading, writing, grammar, and mathematics skills
Computer skills to preferably include MircoSoft Office and internet
Demonstrated interpersonal relations and communication skills
Valid driver’s license (CDL necessary in certain programs)
Supporting Our Values Through Action
Supports the mission, values, and code of conduct of SpiriTrust Lutheran
Interacts with internal and external clients in a way that demonstrates SpiriTrust Lutheran’s commitment to courtesy, service, and hospitality
Facilitates the presentation of daily life enrichment, interactive programming, and special events
Works closely with team members to design and implement a variety of creative programming
Assists residents with activities of daily living during programming and as needed to support neighborhood team members
Understands the importance of being adaptable and flexible to meet the ever changing needs of the residents
Maintain and record resident participation
Assess residents’ life enrichment needs and interests upon moving in, annually, and as needed
Recognize and communicate resident changes to assist with resident care needs
Willingness to perform other tasks outside of the job description to provide the best quality of care for residents