Memory Care Activities Coordinator in Walpole, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 4/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

New Pond Village a lifecare community for Benchmark Senior Living is in search for a caring and fun Memory Care Activities Coordinator to oversee the programming of our brand-new memory care unit. Our memory care unit opened on March 26 and has 15 memory care apartments. This is an opportunity to be a part of an amazing team and make a difference in the lives of our seniors!

The Memory Care Activities Coordinator is responsible for developing, coordinating and implementing programs and services for residents with cognitive impairment; to provide a therapeutic environment that maintains each resident’s highest level of physical, social and psychological well-being. The Memory Care Activities Coordinator reports directly to the Memory Care Director. Our memory program is intended to fulfill basic psychological, intellectual, physical, social and emotional and spiritual needs while promoting self-esteem in a caring, nurturing environment.

Job Requirements

• Must have a high school diploma, bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience and knowledge of aging and disability issues. Must be qualified by experience and training to develop programs appropriate for elders and disabled individuals.

• Possesses training and knowledge in recreational activities
• Possesses training and knowledge of Alzheimer’s and related dementias 
• Maintains a high level of confidentiality regarding residents, staff, and the community
• Shows an ability to relate to and perform job functions for the elderly in a positive and efficient manner
• Shows a consistent ability to coordinate multiple tasks, demonstrates a positive attitude, and works well under pressure

BENEFITS

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!