FUNCTION:  Responsible for ensuring a well-rounded recreation program of social activities to meet the needs of the residents in the community.

POSITION SPECIFICATIONS:The following specifications may differ depending upon the number of available employees among whom the performance of a particular job function can be distributed and the size and type of community.

  • Employees will be required to perform any other job related duties requested by their supervisor.
  • Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities.  To perform this job successfully, incumbent will possess the mental abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently.
  • All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.

QUALIFICATIONS:  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Freedom from illegal use of drugs.
  • Freedom from use and effects of use of drugs and alcohol in the workplace.
  • Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of or other regulatory agency abusing, neglecting, or mistreating individuals in a health care related setting are ineligible for employment in the position.
  • Must pass State and Five Star criminal background screen.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, organize and communicate appropriate activities that promote participation and enthusiasm among the residents.
  • Demonstrates ability to prioritize tasks/responsibilities and complete duties/projects within the time allotted.  Use effective time management skills.

Education and/or Experience: 

  • Relevant experience working in a group setting with elders is required.
  • High School Diploma, associate or bachelor’s degree in human service preferred.
Contact: Jodie Harris - Business Office Manager jharris@5ssl.com (479) 306-4191