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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. 


Email Julie at: jmozart44@gmail.com 

Activity Coordinator - Full Time

Activity Coordinator – Meaningful Engagement Support:


English Rose Suites and b¨home Home Care is seeking a self-directed, creative individual to join our team!


English Rose Suites and b¨home Home Care is a residential care and home care company with 5 residential care homes located in Edina, MN.


This is a full-time position – 5 days a week up to 40 hours per week (morning to evening hours) including rotating holidays and occasional weekends. This position leads meaningful engagement and activities with our residents under the direction of our Quality of Life Director. The position is focused on leading community outings, volunteering and engaging residents in group activities.


Job Details:

  • Leads hands-on programming and activity support with residents
  • Assures that the activities on the Activity Calendar are implemented in each home
  • Develops activities to coordinate with the Life Stories of each resident while continuously reviewing and developing activities to surround the life story and enhance our residents’ lives
  • Responsible for Montessori volunteer outings on a weekly basis
  • Leads walking program
  • Leads special projects as assigned and approved by the Quality of Life Director
  • Brings new creative ideas to help support the activity calendar

Qualifications:

  • Self-motivated and self-directed individual
  • Enthusiastic and engaging with residents
  • Creative thinker who loves sharing new ideas
  • Enjoys arts, crafts, baking, and music
  • Music background preferred, but not required
  • Experience working in a memory care or another specialized care setting
  • Possess a genuine appreciation for older adults
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • HHA/CNA experienced preferred
  • Two years’ experience in music, art, crafting and activities in a care based environment preferred
  • Basic computer experience with Microsoft Office

Wonderful Benefits:

  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Retirement Plan
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Free Life Insurance
  • Excellent & Competitive Wage
  • Double Time Holiday Pay

Position requires valid driver’s license and reliable transportation


For more information contact Jane Geiger at 952.405.0388 or you may submit your resume by faxing it to 952-253-2548 or visit us on the web at englishrosesuites.com/employment



Activities Team Coach -Full Time

Location: Friendship Village of Bloomington


Who wants to go to a boring job? At Lifespace, we get paid to create memories with residents!  We are not limited by our job title. We are one team united by our passion for service with a dash of fun. This is a rare opportunity to be empowered to create your own lasting impression at Friendship Village of Bloomington. We are located near the intersection of highways 494 & 169 in West Bloomington, MN.  This position is full time with a weekend rotation.(currently every other Saturday)  Excellent benefits!

Along with the Lifestyle Lead(HC) and the Director of Lifestyle(Campus), this position is responsible for planning, implementing, and leading daily activity programming that fulfills residents needs for social, intellectual, physical and spiritual enrichment.  Bring us your passion to bring out the best in others!  Masterpiece Living recently recognized Friendship Village as the seventeenth Certified Center for Successful Aging in the nation.  This culture rocks!  The Lifestyle team is made up of generalists and specialists throughout the campus of 500 residents.   



A few other details about the role:

  • Orchestrates and leads activities for resident participation with individuals and in small and large groups.
  • Conducts resident activity interest surveys and assessments.  Attends care conferences and completes progress notes.
  • Establishes one-on-one relationships with residents. Maintains visit schedule per care plans.
  • Develops and coordinates programs.
  • Provides hands-on/on-the-job training to newly hired activities assistants. Provides skill-set retraining as assigned by the health center Lifestyle Lead.
  • Oversees the movement of residents to and from programs inside and outside the Community.
  • Communicates on-going performance feedback of lifestyle team.
  • Maintains inventory par levels and track inventory for supplies.
  • Complies with applicable federal, state and local laws, rules, and regulations; maintains knowledge of and follows all company policies and procedures.
  • Obtains knowledge of and demonstrates the principles of Living Lifespace, person directed care and successful aging philosophies and their inherent core values of commitment, respect, compassion, dedication, team work and quality.
  • Team member will support, actively participate and act in accordance with the principles of the Living Lifespace service culture and be familiar with and fluent in the language and service pillars of Living Lifespace. 


Here’s what you need to apply:

  • Prefer associates or bachelor's degree.
  • Two years of experience in recreational and/or senior living programs.
  • Familiarity with current health center regulatory requirements for activities.
  • Related certifications and training appreciated.
  • Possess a genuine appreciation of older adults.
  • Ability to work with all people in a calm and professional manner.
  • Ability to learn and use a variety of computer programs, including medical records ized activity programs.
  • Ability to plan, organize, develop, and efficiently implement events independently and in teams.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English sufficient to perform job duties and to interact and communicate with residents, vendors and team members.


Please apply on the Lifespace Communities, Inc. website:  https://www.lifespacecommunities.com/location/minnesota/


Memory Care Program Coordinator- Part Time

Job Description:


Parkshore Senior Campus in St Louis Park is seeking a Part-Time Memory Care Program Coordinator in our Reflections Neighborhood. The position helps the Director of Reflections in planning, coordinating and implementing engagement and programming for our residents to meet their individual and group needs.


This position is part-time, two days a week, Fridays and Saturdays 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Additional hours may be requested based on campus activities. 


In this role, the Reflections Program Coordinator will:
* Plan and lead activities as assigned by the Director of Reflections.
* Invite residents to activities and push resident wheelchairs when needed.
* Maintain contact with room-bound residents to provide one-on-one programming.
* Attend and participate in departmental staff meetings, online training, and in-service training sessions.
* Assist with resident bus outings.
* Organize, clean and maintain activity supplies and storage areas as needed.
* Complete additional tasks as needed.


Please apply through Indeed or send resumes to jmaruska@parkshorecampus.com


Director of Activities- Full Time

Job Summary: This position is responsible for planning, developing and providing a quality Activity /Social Program designed to assist residents in using their personal potential both physically and mentally


Essential Functions:

  • Must have excellent communication skills; written and verbal: to be able to read aloud, speak in front of groups and formulate ideas on paper
  • Must have excellent organizational skills
  • Must possess the following mental abilities: alertness, judgement, initiative, mathematical ability, creativity and imagination
  • Must be able to operate a motor vehicle
  • Must be able to work irregular hours, occasional weekends and evenings
  • Must possess leadership/supervisory skills

Responsibilities, Duties:
  • Develops and maintains an activities program which is reflective of the residents interest. Leads activity groups including exercise classes
  • Communicates and coordinates activity programming with all departments
  • Supervises the activities programming provided by all personnel
  • Developing and updating activities' policies and procedures
  • Responsible to meet requirement of Federal and State Health Department's and other regulatory entities as they relate to activities
  • Must order and maintain supplies needed for activities
  • Assists other departments with special events and family functions
  • Ability to learn and assist in other areas of the facility
  • Report resident changes to the staff on duty
  • Documents as required
  • Offers suggestions and ideas for improvement
  • Responds appropriately to safety hazards, fire drills and other emergency situations
  • Reports injuries to self, residents or visitors immediately to the supervisor
  • Maintains at all times privacy and confidentially of resident, resident's records and resident's living environment
  • Understands and adheres to the Vulnerable Adult and Abuse Policy. Is familiar with the Resident's Bill of Rights and adheres to it
  • Appropriately communicates with resident and/or resident's family
  • Assist with the transportation of residents to and from local appointments/and/or doctor's appointment. (If required)
  • Must work as a team member with other personnel, supervisor, RN and the community
  • Must demonstrate good interpersonal skills
  • Assist residents in developing interpersonal relationship in socializing effectively and in developing the confidence needed to participate in group activities
  • Must be compassionate and work with tact and ethical awareness
  • Must be flexible and adaptable to changing situations
  • Must be able to prioritize and organize work effectively and efficiently
  • Promotes independence, not dependence with residents, offering choices and fostering self-help skills
  • Must be punctual, with satisfactory attendance record. Provide proper notice of tardiness or absence
  • Must have knowledge of crafts and games; record keeping procedures, activity procedures and knowledge of the community

Education and Experience:
High school education. Some experiences preferred.

If interested in this position, send resume to 
michelle@legacycarehome.com

Life Enrichment Coordinator- Full Time

Suite Living of Roseville is seeking a Life Enrichment Coordinator

The Life Enrichment Coodinator (Full Time) is responsible for providing a variety of programs designed to meet our residents' social, physical, intellectual, emotional and sensory needs. 
The successful candidate must have: 
  • Passion to work with seniors and help them experience life to the fullest. 
  • Must have experience with Alzheimer's and the aging process.
  • Engaging, enthusiastic and willing to learn. Overflowing with creativity to share in planning new activities.
  • Able to embrace our values of respect, imagination and collaboration.

Please send resumes to kate@suitelivingsenior.com

Life Enrichment Assistant- Full Time

Presbyterian Homes Summer Wood of Plymouth is seeking a part time Life Enrichment Assistant to join it's team. The Life Enrichment Assistant is responsible for implementing and monitoring assigned Life Enrichment/Leisure life programming for residents consistent with regulations and established polices, procedures and best practices.


This person must be available Tuesday- Friday 12:30pm-4:30pm as well as two of those mornings, 20-25 hours per week


For more information and to apply, please visit our employment page at https://www.preshomes.org/careers  



or call Cid Skaalrud at 763-383-8888 x 109