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Director of Resident Life, The Herrick House Assisted Living, A Member of Lahey HealthJob ID 149903 Date posted 08/30/2018
The Herrick House, North Shore's premier assisted living residence, is a community offering 86 private apartments in a beautiful setting in Beverly, MA. We are looking for qualified individuals who are energetic and have a commitment to the Senior population.
The Resident Life Director is responsible for providing residents with spiritual, cultural, physical, emotional, psycho-social and educational support through innovative programming and outside community service adhering to EOEA and DPH regulatory guidelines. Is also responsible for helping the resident and family members experience a smooth move-in and adjustment process. Coordinates The Herrick House Volunteer Program. Oversees the Activity Programming for the Spectrum Adult Day Programs.
A Bachelor?s Degree in Recreational Therapy or a related field or experience with program planning. A minimum of two years experience in a related field is required. Gerontology experience preferred. Must present self in a professional manner, display genuine concern for seniors and tact in dealing with others. Prefer some experience in supervision and management. The ability to create interest in the resident life programming and to motivate the residents to participate in the daily programs is required. Creativity and motivational skills are a must. Must be able to interact positively with outside organizations and develop good community relation skills. The ability to communicate effectively in English both orally and in writing is essential.
About Lahey Health
Lahey Health Continuing Care works passionately to address the needs of frail and chronically ill adults, as well as those recovering from illness or injury through a series of services including home health, short-term rehabilitation, assisted living, adult day health and long-term care.
For more information please go to: http://www.laheyhealth.org/continuing-care
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