Fairview Health Services Activities Director in Spirit Lake, Iowa

Overview

When you come to work at Ebenezer, we promise to support your growth, honor your strengths and empower you to make a difference in the lives of others

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Keelson Harbour Senior Living, Spirit Lake’s premier senior living community and an Ebenezer managed property is dedicated to helping seniors live as independently as possible. Offering Independent/Assisted Living and Memory Care, We boast an exceptional team of caregivers who believe in our mission to heal, discover, and educate for longer healthier, meaningful lives.

The Activities Director is responsible for planning and implementing a quality leisure/social events program designed to assist residents in maintaining their personal potential both physically and mentally. This is mainly Mon-Fri with weekends as needed.

Responsibilities/Job Description

  • Develops program and activities reflective of resident interests

  • Assists in meeting the psychosocial needs of residents

  • Coordinates community volunteers

  • Manages and directs Activities Assistants

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Recreational Therapy or related required.

  • Three to five years previous experience preferred

  • Must be able to drive a 14 passenger van

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Ebenezer is Minnesota’s largest senior living operator with over 100 years of experience serving older adults. As part of Fairview Health Services, Ebenezer is dedicated to healing, discovering and educating for longer, healthier and more meaningful lives.

Why work for Ebenezer? Ebenezer employees work as a team to provide the highest quality care to those we serve. Our employees don’t work simply to collect a paycheck; they truly work to make a difference in the lives of older adults in their communities. Ebenezer has been consistently recognized as a Top Workplace by the Star Tribune. Here are some of the reasons why:

• Amazing Benefits (up to 16 pd. days off a year!) and competitive pay!

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• When you work for Ebenezer you are treating the whole person: body, mind and spirit

• Whether you’re on the front lines of resident care or supporting the work of your colleagues, your efforts are recognized and valued at Ebenezer

• Work for a company with core values that align with yours. We have a culture of caring for others and are grounded in our values of Dignity, Integrity, Service, Compassion & Innovation

• A wide variety of career options and opportunities for reinvention. Growth potential within Ebenezer and with our Fairview partners

• An emphasis on work/life balance

• Through training and educational programs including tuition reimbursement. We invest in both the personal and professional development of our employees

Our employees represent the best of who we are and what we are about. We’re always looking for individuals who share our commitment of helping older adults make their lives more independent, healthful, meaningful and secure. We hope you will consider joining Team Ebenezer!

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Requisition ID 2018-25343

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date Non-Clinical Professional

Community Keelson Harbour

Shift day

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Department Recreational Therapy