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Memory Care Assistant (Activities) Part-time

Maplewood Senior Living Danbury, CT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Memory Care Assistant (Activities Assistant)

Maplewood Senior Living, an innovative, forward-thinking senior living provider, strives to inspire our associates to learn, develop, and succeed. As we continue to grow, we are seeking devoted and caring Memory Care Assistant to become part of our family.

Maplewood at Danbury is currently hiring a Memory Care Assistant for a part time Monday  shift from 12pm to 7pmWe offer: ✦ Competitive wages ✦ Flexible shifts ✦ Paid training ✦ Growth opportunities ✦ Bonus & incentive programsAPPLY NOW  Maplewood at Danbury, 22 Hospital Rd. Danbury, CT 06810

The Memory Care Assistant is responsible for assisting the Memory Care Director & Coordinator with implementation of all programs and ensuring that they are therapeutic to the residents and maximizes their quality of life.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Must possess a passion for working with the senior population and improving their quality of life
  • Provide outstanding customer service to all residents, family members, responsible persons, and visitors of residents in the community
  • Personable, reliable, great communicator and team player
  • Creative, energetic, enthusiastic, patient, flexible, encouraging, and team-oriented
  • Create a positive atmosphere with an variety of engaging activities
  • Lead activities appropriate for all levels of memory-impaired residents
  • Assist with resident special events at the community as needed.
  • Successfully work within activity budgetary guidelines for supplies, and labor hours
  • Provide assistance to residents in the dining room in an adult and dignified manner
  • Demonstrate requisite knowledge, skills and abilities consistent with the duties & responsibilities of this position.

Education/Experience/Licensure/Certification

  • An Associate's Degree from an accredited college or university or satisfactory completion of two years of college, with major work in in social work, nursing, psychology, gerontology or therapeutic recreation or related field, or two years of full-time experience in the recreation field with an adult population may be considered.
  • Must possess a passion for working with seniors and improving their quality of life.
  • Has a basic understanding of Alzheimer’s and other dementia-related diseases is essential.
  • Excellent communication, organization and time management skills.
  • Basic typing skills and computer knowledge; familiarity with MS Word, Excel, Publisher and creative software.

The Memory Care Assistant must be comfortable working with the dementia population with the goal of providing memories by approaching activities with our HEART philosophy.

Maplewood Senior Living conducts pre-employment screening including background check, drug screening and reference checks.

Company Description
Maplewood Senior Living is a state-of-the-art, forward-thinking senior living provider. We offer a home-like, luxury environment for our residents, allowing them to live “the good life” in a safe environment. As an associate of Maplewood Senior Living, you will have the ability to make a profound difference in the lives of seniors each and every day. As we continue to grow, we are seeking dedicated and caring individuals to become part of our family. We invite you to take your first step toward a rewarding career with us!

Join our team today and take pride in the work that you do every day. Whether you work at one of our communities or in the home office, a career at Maplewood will be inspiring, vibrant and rewarding. With a robust culture and growing number of opportunities for the future, we are hiring quality individuals with integrity, accountability, a drive for excellence, and who demonstrate proactive thinking and are team players. If you exemplify our values and want to join our team, call or visit us today!

We offer:
 Immediate openings with flexible start date
 Competitive wages
 Paid training
 Flexible shifts/scheduling
 No-cost Uniforms
 Growth opportunities
 Paid sick time
 Bonus & incentive programs
 Free direct deposit
 Voluntary Aflac insurance
 Comprehensive Benefits including medical, dental, vision insurance, paid time-off and a 401K plan for full-time employees

Maplewood Senior Living

Why Work Here?

Be a part of an amazing company that provides luxury senior living communities! Flexible shifts, friendly environment, benefits!

Maplewood Senior Living is a state-of-the-art, forward-thinking senior living provider. We offer a home-like, luxury environment for our residents, allowing them to live “the good life” in a safe environment. As an associate of Maplewood Senior Living, you will have the ability to make a profound difference in the lives of seniors each and every day. As we continue to grow, we are seeking dedicated and caring individuals to become part of our family. We invite you to take your first step toward a rewarding career with us! Join our team today and take pride in the work that you do every day. Whether you work at one of our communities or in the home office, a career at Maplewood will be inspiring, vibrant and rewarding. With a robust culture and growing number of opportunities for the future, we are hiring quality individuals with integrity, accountability, a drive for excellence, and who demonstrate proactive thinking and are team players. If you exemplify our values and want to join our team, call or visit us today! We offer:  Immediate openings with flexible start date  Competitive wages  Paid training  Flexible shifts/scheduling  No-cost Uniforms  Growth opportunities  Paid sick time  Bonus & incentive programs  Free direct deposit  Voluntary Aflac insurance  Comprehensive Benefits including medical, dental, vision insurance, paid time-off and a 401K plan for full-time employees

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