August 30, 2016

Memory Care Program Coordinator

Brookdale - Lakewood, CO

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  • Company
    Brookdale Brookdale
  • Location
    Lakewood, CO
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Education
    Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

Full Time Activities Coordinator for Secured Dementia Care Community / Tuesday thru Saturday
Brookdale Lakewood 3151 S. Wadsworth Blvd Lakewood , CO 80227
Job #:066988

Brookdale. Bringing new life to senior living.

Your responsibilities:
* Administer dementia programs to meet the individual needs and interests of residents, in accordance with company standards
* Coordinate training and education of care staff regarding memory care programs/activities
* Participate in pre-admission screenings of prospective new residents, as assigned by supervisor
* Communicate positively with residents, families and community professionals regarding the memory care program and its benefits
* Manage volunteer program, including training and supervising volunteers

Required skills and qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in therapeutic recreation or activities related field preferred
* Must have a valid CO Driver's License and be able to drive company vehicle for Resident outings
* One year direct programming experience with older adults
* Experience with Alzheimer's patients and other dementia's in a residential setting preferred
* Flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed

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. BR img src=''