Stamford, CT USA
Part-Time - Engage Life Program Instructor

What’s the difference between a job and a meaningful, rewarding career? The people you serve. When you work at Atria, you have a front-row seat to the amazing life stories of the wisest people on earth. What’s more, you are part of an extraordinary company – one that’s investing in the future of senior living by investing in you. Don’t just do a job. Be part of an extraordinary life.

 

Atria is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law.  Atria will not tolerate harassment or discrimination based on any of these protected classifications.

Responsibilities

Leads assigned programs that are of interest and meaning to our residents in order to enhance their lives and exceed their active aging lifestyle expectations.

 

  • Leads assigned Engage Life programs.
  • Offers adequate and diversified recreational activities to residents with sufficient supervision for each activity.
  • Develops programs for residents including, if applicable, programs designed for residents confined to their rooms.
  • Engages and motivates residents resulting in program participation.
  • Informs residents of upcoming activities and maintains a current schedule of events on the bulletin board.
  • Greets new residents making a special effort to include and engage them in activities and introduce them to others in the community with similar interests and backgrounds.
  • Assists in planning parties and activities as well as decorating the community according to the season and/or holiday throughout the years as well as planning monthly birthday parties to honor residents.
  • Assists in Bright Beginnings including housewarmings.
  • Supports and actively participates in the community’s census building initiatives.
  • Maintains records of all activities, resident participation levels and acceptance of each activity by residents as required by state law.
  • Assists Engage Life Director in enlisting the services of volunteers to aid the activities program.
  • May drive company vehicle from community to social and other various destinations (only if required by community).
  • May perform other duties as needed and/or assigned.
Qualifications
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); three (3) to six (6) months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education or experience acceptable.
  • Able to write simple correspondence. Able to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Must have or be willing to get a COVID-19 vaccine, subject to legal requirements.

Activity Coordinator, Activity Planner, Event Planner, Event Coordinator, Recreation, Recreational Activities Coordinator, Activities

Hiring Step 1
It’s Easy to Apply Online
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Hiring Step 2
Application Review
Every application is given due consideration. If your experience and skills are aligned with the job requirements, we’ll contact you to schedule an interview.
Hiring Step 3
Interviews & Assessments
Your interview will be conducted by phone or in person with an Atria recruiter or hiring manager. This process may include additional interviews, reference checks and skill assessments.
Hiring Step 4
Offer Letter
If you are chosen for the position, an offer will be made by phone and email. The email will include a letter which you’ll sign electronically, return to us and can download for your records.
Hiring Step 5
Post-Offer Hiring Process
You’ll receive all needed forms, instructions and our contact information if you have any follow-up questions. This process may include a background check and/or a drug screen. COVID-19 vaccination is a requirement of all positions – proof of vaccination is required before you can start. We will evaluate potential accommodations for anyone seeking an exemption due to a medical condition or religious belief.
Hiring Step 6
Check-ins from your future team
As turnaround times vary for screening results, we’ll provide any needed updates and let you know what to expect for your first day on the job.
Hiring Step 7
First day and onboarding
Congratulations – we’re excited to have you join our team! Onboarding varies by position, but on your first day at Atria you’ll typically meet coworkers, take a workplace tour and begin any required training.
Job Details
Starting at: $14.00 per hour
Employment type: Part-Time
Location: Stamford CT, USA
Req ID: 2021-158076

Benefits for Working at Atria Senior Living

Competitive Pay

Paid Holidays & PTO

Comprehensive Health Plans

Career Advancement Opportunities

Tuition Reimbursement

Employee Loyalty Rewards Program

Retirement Savings Plan with Employer Match

Rewards & Recognition

Learn more about the many ways Atria celebrates employee achievements and rewards outstanding performance.

Health & Safety

Whether providing protection from flu, COVID-19 or natural disasters, we make safety a priority for both residents and staff.

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