Job Function: Life Enrichment
Schedule: Full Time
Location: Sioux Falls
Job Shift: Varies

At Dow Rummel, the safety of our residents and staff is a top priority. We have implemented strict safety protocols to ensure a safe environment, including COVID vaccinations and BIVALENT Boosters.

Additionally, we are proud to announce that 72% of our staff is fully COVID-19/BIVALENT Booster vaccinated. We believe in doing our part to help protect our community and slow the spread of COVID-19.

We are also pleased to announce that Dow Rummel Village has recently received an overall 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). This recognition is a testament to our commitment to hiring the very best and providing exceptional care to our residents. If you are seeking a dynamic and supportive work environment, we invite you to join our team and be a part of this award-winning organization.

THE COMPANY

OUR VALUES – DignityExcellenceTeamworkBelonging and Growth embody our mission of “Guided by spiritual values, we enrich lives by providing extraordinary senior care.” and serves as the backbone to achieving our success.

Dow Rummel is a non-profit organization located in Sioux Falls, SD and has been the premier life plan community in the area for over 55 years.

All Dow Rummel Employees are required to be both COVID, BIVALENT and Influenza Vaccinated. 

THE POSITION

The Life Enrichment Associate in Assisted Living and Memory Care must have a passion for seniors and enjoy getting to know our residents personally. In addition, must be able to perform various duties including planning and implementing activities centered around the essential functions of mental, physical, and social needs and interests of our residents. Must be outgoing and warm, and able to engage residents in familiar life skill routines they perform daily. For Example: familiar tasks that residents enjoyed in their past bringing them a sense of success, meaning and purpose in the present, providing them with encouragement, prompts and hands on assistance.

THE HOURS

  • This position will serve in our Assisted Living and Memory Care neighborhoods
  • Full-Time Day and Evening Shifts between the hours of 8am to 7pm, with every 3rd weekend rotation. 
  • Occasionally hours could be earlier or later, pending events planned.

THE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Find strategies on ways to motivate and encourage residents to participate; with an understanding of each resident cognitive and functional ability
  • Inspire, motivate, and encourage volunteers and fellow associates to engage residents in meaningful, purposeful activities throughout the day and evening
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Competent in organizational & time mgmt. For Example: focus on the daily activity calendar and prepare for each day
  • Demonstrates good judgment, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to make responsible choices, decisions, and act in a resident’s best interest
  • Ability to work semi-independently without direct supervision by following community procedures and guidelines, ability to follow through on assigned tasks

THE QUALIFICATIONS

  • Candidate must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have high school diploma, or equivalent
  • Possesses clear verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional in appearance and conduct.
  • Must be criminally cleared.
  • Be in good health and physically and mentally capable of performing assigned tasks. Good physical health and free from tuberculosis. Must have a health screening performed by a physician not more than thirty (30) days prior to or seven (7) days following employment.
  • Must have dependable transportation and be able to work varying hours as needed.

THE BENEFITS for 30+ hours a week or more:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
    • Offering three different medical plans, starting as low as (per paycheck):
      • Family: $270.04
      • EE + Children $83.22
      • EE + Spouse $105.32
      • Single $18.73
  • Dow Rummel contributes $100.00 a month to employees HSA account
  • Delta Dental
  • VSP Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Optional HSA Account with Dow Rummel Village adding funds each pay period

Benefits for FT & PT:

  • Continuing Education Opportunities
  • Wellness Center Membership
  • Employee Recognition Program
  • Cell Phone Discount (Verizon/AT&T)

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