Brookdale Senior Living Program Coordinator - Memory Care in Wilton, Connecticut

Full TimeMemory Care Program Coordinator

Brookdale Place of Wilton CT 96 Danbury Road Wilton, CT 06897

Job #: BSL48143

/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

  • Two years 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./