Brookdale Senior Living Activity Coordinator in South Bend, Indiana

Full Time Activity Coordinator First Shift

Brookdale South Bend 17441 State Rd #23 South Bend, IN 46635

Job #: BSL7249328

/Brookdale//. Bringing new life to senior living./

Your responsibilities:

  • Plan, implement and monitor wellness and recreation programs to meet the specific needs of residents

  • Provide programs and events that encourage engagement and socialization to help support high quality of life for our residents

  • Manage volunteer program, including recruitment, training and supervising volunteers

  • Plan monthly life enrichment calendar for community

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

  • Ensure life enrichment programs meet all local, state and federal regulations

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Associate"s degree with emphasis in recreation, health education or related field; bachelor"s degree preferred

  • Three years of direct programming experience with older adults

  • Valid state driver"s license and clean driving record

  • Flexibility with schedule including availability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays

  • Compassion and desire to work 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.

/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./