We are currently seeking an experienced Life Enrichment Program Manager. This position is responsible for overall management of the activity programming for all residents incorporating spiritual, recreational, leisure, diversionary, intellectual, cultural, and educational formats. Also responsible for the volunteer program including recruiting, interviewing, placement, and overseeing resident and non-resident volunteers throughout Galloway Ridge’s community. Works closely with the activities committee of the Residents’ Council to develop a variety of routine and non-routine programming to meet all residents’ need. If you are skilled in providing exceptional customer service and are interested in serving the needs of a growing community active-minded senior citizens, please consider Galloway Ridge, Inc. Galloway Ridge is located in the heart of Chatham County, just a short commute from Chapel Hill, Raleigh, Durham and Cary.
Requirements- Four-year degree in social work, therapeutic recreation, or related field. Minimum of five years of increasingly responsible work experience in social/recreational programs, preferably with senior adults or in a health care setting, with at least one year of supervisory experience. Must possess North Carolina driving license with a good driving record. Must be eligible for and obtain ADC designation within twelve months of hire.
General knowledge of psycho-social needs of senior adults. Comprehensive knowledge of area resources and cultural activities available to residents. Comprehensive knowledge of therapeutic programs which meet specific individual needs. Ability to develop innovative and creative residents’ programs that they organize, plan and carry out. General knowledge of social needs for adults in health care and dementia care environments. Able to exercise sound professional judgment. Proficient with MS Office including Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher and internet based research. Experience with proprietary software preferred.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package that includes free membership to the on-site fitness center.
E/O/E, M/F/V/D, Drug Free Environment