Job Postings

Please email the MAPA Communications Board Member ( with any activities related job/career opportunities, and they will be posted here for up to 30 days.

Life Enrichment Coordinator/ Recreation Coordinator (posted 05/20/21)

Company: Presbyterian Homes & Services

Community:  Maranatha

Location:  Brooklyn Center, MN

Hours: Full Time; Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm

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Job id: 2021-15781


Presbyterian Homes & Services - Maranatha Campus in Brooklyn Center is seeking a Life Enrichment Coordinator for its team.  The Life Enrichment Coordinator is responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring established life enhancement/life enrichment programming for residents.


The Life Enrichment Coordinator is responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring established life enhancement/life enrichment programming for residents consistent with regulations and established policies, procedures and best practices.

This position is responsible for but not limited to:

  • Promoting  the resident’s well being and satisfaction by supporting Liberty in all areas of the resident’s life.
  • Developing and interpreting standards of care, guiding the interdisciplinary team to establish and implement the resident’s plan of care with the resident and his/her family and the Household team.  
  • Helping to improve systems and eliminate barriers to resident centered care and services.
  • Collaborating with residents, families, other professionals and staff to implement established programs that meet the psychosocial and activities needs of residents and the Household, including creating diverse opportunities for meaningful pursuits, daily pleasures, life enrichment , exercise, friendships, social interaction, growth and learning, fun and enjoyment, personal routines, spontaneous activity and Household rituals.
  • Leading and participating in Chat Circles with residents and staff in the household daily.
  • Assisting residents with activities of their choice, group, individual or one on one. Provide for resident leisure life activities. Take residents outdoors, or out in the facility community.
  • Planning, implementing and participating in outings and special events.
  • Providing one on one interaction with residents based on preferences.

Life Enrichment Director/ Recreation Director(posted 05/19/21)

Company: Presbyterian Homes & Services

Campus: Johanna Shores

Community: Skilled Nursing Care

Location: Arden Hills, MN

Hours: Full Time

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Job id: 2021-15767


On the shores of Lake Johanna, a beautiful, wooded lakeside setting gives Johanna Shores a distinctly natural backdrop. Not far from either Minneapolis or St. Paul, this large community of dedicated staff offers a peaceful and refreshing place to work.

As an employee you can take advantage of a variety of amenities such as:
- Off-street parking (heated underground parking available for a monthly fee)
- Discounted employee meals
- Free Fitness Center access
- Onsite gift shop


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Therapeutic Recreation, or related field or equivalent experience. Specialized training or experience in geriatric activities, social work or gerontology is desirable.
  • Previous leadership experience in recreation program/event coordination.
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities, leadership skills, interpersonal relationship skills and knowledge of federal and state regulations.
  • Demonstrated compatibility with PHS's mission and operating philosophies.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language to communicate with all customers.


Resident Activities Assistant (posted 05/05/21)

Company: Ebenezer

Community:  Orchards of Minnetonka

Location:  Minnetonka, MN

Hours: 64 hours pre two week pay period

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The Resident Activities Assistant supports the planning and implementation of quality leisure/social events program designed to assist residents in maintaining their personal potential physically, socially and mentally. 

  • 64 hours per two week pay period
  • Generally shifts are 7.5 hours in length; some 9:00-5:00pm shifts, some 11:00am - 7:00pm. Every other weekend. 
  • Benefit eligible ( PTO, Medical, Dental, Retirement, Tuition reimbursement)

Responsibilities/Job Description/Qualifications:
  • Working knowledge of basic Microsoft /computer programs.
  • Ability to interact effectively and empathetically with senior living residents/tenants.
  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be comfortable leading activities with elderly residents.