Activity Director

Brookdale Senior Living   •  

Northbrook, IL

Industry: Healthcare


Less than 5 years

Posted 179 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Your responsibilities:
* Plan, develop and implement creative and exciting resident programs to meet the individual needs and interests of the residents within the community
* Participate in the review of individual residents' service plans and regularly documents progress
* Negotiate and manage community contracts in significant matters such as staffing, contract labor, vendors and entertainers
* Develop, motivate, and supervise department staff in accordance with all company policies, procedures, and core values
* Coordinate the transportation of residents to and from events outside of the community, which may include driving a community motor vehicle

Required skills and qualifications:
* Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in recreation, health education or related field
* Two years of direct programming experience with older adults preferred
* Basic typing and computer skills are essential preferably in a Microsoft Windows environment
* Flexibility with schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays
* Must enjoy working with the senior population

If you're a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Job #: BSL621370