Atria Senior Living Engage Life Program Instructor - Atria Merrimack Place in Newburyport, Massachusetts

  • Leads assigned Engage Life programs and develops service plans.

  • Offers adequate and diversified recreational activities to residents with sufficientsupervision for each activity.

  • Develops programs for residents including, if applicable, programs designed forresidents confined to their rooms.

  • Engages and motivates residents resulting in program participation.

  • Informs residents of upcoming activities and maintains a current schedule ofevents on the bulletin board.

  • Greets new residents making a special effort to include and engage them inactivities and introduce them to others in the community with similar interestsand backgrounds.

  • Assists in planning parties and activities as well as decorating the communityaccording to the season and/or holiday throughout the years as well as planningmonthly birthday parties to honor residents.

  • Assists in Bright Beginnings including housewarmings.

  • Supports and actively participates in the community‚Äôs census building initiatives.

  • Maintains records of all activities, resident participation levels and acceptance ofeach activity by residents as required by state law.

  • Assists Engage Life Director in enlisting the services of volunteers to aid theactivities program.

  • May drive company vehicle from community to social and other variousdestinations (only if required by community).

  • May perform other duties as assigned.

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); three to six monthsrelated experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education orexperience acceptable.

  • Able to write simple correspondence. Able to effectively presentinformation in one-on-one and small group situations tocustomers, clients, and other employees of the organization

Atria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living, and memory care communities in 190 locations in 27 states and seven Canadian provinces. We are the residence of choice for more than 21,000 seniors, and the workplace of choice for more than 14,600 employees. We create vibrant communities where older adults can thrive and participate, know that their contributions are valued, and enjoy access to opportunities and support that help them continue making a difference in our world.

Atria is an equal opportunity employer. Atria provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law. Atria also does not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on these protected classifications. We require the cooperation of all employees in maintaining a discrimination-free and harassment-free work environment.

Community Name: Merrimack Place

Requisition ID: 2015-14201

External Company Name: Atria Management Company, LLC

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