Clare Bridge Program Director

Brookdale Senior Living Buford, GA
Part Time

Clare Bridge Program DirectorFull Time Clare Bridge Program Director First Shift

Brookdale Buford 4450 Old Hamilton Mill Rd Buford, GA 30518

Job #: BSL61731

Brookdale. Bringing new life to senior living.

Your responsibilities:

* Design and implement memory care programs and activities that meet the individual needs and interests of residents, in accordance with company standards

* Hire, train and directly oversee resident care staff in all aspects of the Memory Enhancement and Memory Care Programs

* Plan a weekly calendar that promotes resident participation in a structured environment, including one-to-one programming for residents who cannot participate in a group setting

* Work closely with care staff and executive director to ensure Memory Care daily path is in place and followed for each resident

* Routinely provide program directions, materials and resources to associates to ensure their success when facilitating programs

* Plan, coordinate and appropriately decorate the community for special events, seasons, holidays and signature programs

Required skills and qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in therapeutic recreation or activities related field preferred

* Five years of programming experience for older adults; previous management experience preferred

* Experience with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias in a residential setting

* Computer and software proficiency, specifically with Microsoft Office and Adobe

* Flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed

* 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.

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.