Ecumen

Life Enrichment Supervisor

1 week ago
ID
2017-11258
Category
Life Enrichment
Type
Full-Time
US-MN-Litchfield

Overview

Ecumen of Litchfield seeks a Life Enrichment Supervisor to join its team. Ecumen of Litchfield consists of 117 independent living and assisted living rental apartment homes, 14 additional residences for seniors requiring memory care, and an adult day services program. Ecumen creates home for older adults wherever they choose to live. Our employees are dedicated to empowering our customers to lead richer and fuller lives and have consistently recognized Ecumen as a “Best Place to Work,” an award by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.

Responsibilities

The Life Enrichment Supervisor is responsible for planning and delivery of recreational and life enriching programs designed to meet and honor the physical, cognitive, emotional, spiritual, educational and social needs of all residents, based on an individualized assessment.

Essential job responsibilities include: 

  1. Develops and maintains a master calendar of events, outings and other life enrichment opportunities for residents.

  2. Plans and conducts individual and group activities, events, and outings to meet the assessed needs of residents. Documents resident participation.

  3. Performs assessments (initial, quarterly, annual) of residents’ life enrichment needs and completes required sections of MDS, assists in the development of care plan to meet those needs, and participates in resident care conferences.

  4. Develops and maintains policies and procedures pertaining to Life Enrichment and communicates these to life enrichment staff and other departments.

  5. Supervises Life Enrichment staff.

  6. Provides transportation for residents to outings using community vehicle.

  7. Empowers residents to develop interpersonal relationships, socialize effectively and develop confidence to participate in individual and group programming activity.

  8. Responsible for department budget and ensuring availability of supplies.

  9. Maintains an interdisciplinary focus, being mindful of the needs and operations of other departments. Communicates with other departments in advance of events that will require their assistance and participation.
     

Qualifications

Life Enrichment Supervisor

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 2 years related experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of the field of geriatrics and the interpersonal, spiritual and psycho-social needs of older adults.
  • Current valid driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written format
  • Ability to follow all safety rules, regulations, policies and procedures of the facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable Adult and Abuse Policy, Resident’s Bill of Rights, OSHA, Universal Precaution, AWAIR, Right to know, HUD Policy and Procedures, ADA , Fair Housing laws and regulations and SDS

 



Equal Opportunity Employer

Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.

 

We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed