Brookdale Senior Living Activity Director - Independent Living in Englewood, Colorado

Full Time Activity Director for an Independent Living Community (Salaried position that is bonus eligible!)

Brookdale Meridian Englewood 3455 South Corona Street Englewood, CO 80113

Job #: BSL64231273

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Your responsibilities:

  • Plan, develop and implement creative and exciting resident programs to meet the individual needs and interests of the residents within the community

  • Participate in the review of individual residents" service plans and regularly documents progress

  • Manage of independent living residents programming and will also manage drivers and transportation

  • Negotiate and manage community contracts in significant matters such as staffing, contract labor, vendors and entertainers

  • Develop, motivate, and supervise department staff in accordance with all company policies, procedures, and core values

  • Coordinate the transportation of residents to and from events outside of the community, which may include driving a community motor vehicle

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor"s degree (B.A.) in recreation, health education or related field

  • Two years of direct programming experience with older adults preferred

  • Basic typing and computer skills are essential preferably in a Microsoft Windows environment

  • Flexibility with schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays

  • Must enjoy working with the senior population

If you"re a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

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Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan./