Job Opportunities

 

JOB POSTINGS:

Life Enrichment Leader, Willow Brook by Day ( the Adult Day Program at Willow Brook Christian Village)

Highly desirable schedule working Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  No nights or weekends!  

 Job responsibilities include planning, designing and implementing a variety of activities for individuals and small groups. Activities include, but would not be limited to, arts and crafts, discussion and exercise groups, personal care and grooming, guided outings, and scheduled entertainment events.   Other activity related responsibilities include purchase and organization of supplies, maintenance of files and activity documentation, development of activity schedule/calendar, working with the nurse and social worker to ensure program development, staff compliance and participant satisfaction.

Additional responsibilities include assisting clients who need help with ambulation and in using the bathroom facilities, participating in staff meetings, following all policies and procedures, attending in-services, and performing other duties as assigned.

A well-qualified individual will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, computer literacy, and a strong passion for and understanding of senior adults’ interests.

Preferred candidates should have a bachelor’s or associates’ degree in recreational therapy or related field, Professional Activity Certification, or two years of experience working as an Activity Director, Activity Coordinator, or related position.  The Life Enrichment Leader reports to the Program Director.  Highly desirable schedule working Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  No nights or weekends!  This position is full-time and includes medical benefits, 403B retirement plan, holiday/vacation/sick pay, and additional attractive benefits.

Please apply online at www.willow-brook.org on the employment link at the top right of the home page, or feel free to visit us in person at 100 Willow Brook Way South Delaware, Ohio 43015 to apply.  EEOC employer, Church-related, Not-for-profit

Janis Frey

Chief Human Resources Officer Willow Brook Christian Communities

100 Delaware Crossing West  Delaware, OH 43015

Direct Phone:  740-201-5747

Fax:  740-201-5749

Website:  www.willow-brook.org

 

 

EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

CONTINUING EDUCATION

PLEASE NOTE… There is no one Activity Course that Certifies You.

Please look at the websites:  www.nccap.org OR www.NAAP.CredentialingCenter
for the Certification Standards.

Cleveland Area

90 Hour Basic Education Courses: MEPAP I & II:
Lorain Community College, Elyria, Ohio
For more information: jkrupa@lorainccc.edu  or 1-800-995-5222, Ext. 7536

Central Ohio Area

Marjorie Dueschle-Witkowski, call (614) 314-7899 or 614-764-3948,
Email: tmarconsults@yahoo.com
MEPAP Basic & Advanced Module Class
Columbus State Community College
Basic & Advance Course begins in September.

Dayton/Cincinnati Area

Sinclair Community College
MEPAP I & II
ALH-125; ALH-135, ALH-155
For information call Michelle in Allied Health Dept. at Sinclair College 937-228-2845
www.sinclair.edu

Rhodes State College

MEPAP (Basic and Advanced)
Classes online taught by Tammy Point, BS, ACC – Lima (Allen County) Ohio
Contact Dr. Tom Hull – 419-995-8852

Kent State University, East Liverpool Campus

Penelope Rosnick teaches MEPAP I . The classes will be held at
Kent State University, East Liverpool Campus.
Contact Lisa McNichol for detail or registration at 330-382-7427.

Additional Courses

John R. Rowlett,ACC email: jrbanjovol@aol.com
Home Study Activity Director Course, taught through Ivy Tech State College. Email for more information

Theresa Thorland – Convenient Home Study Courses — NCCAP approved
MEPAP 2nd Edition (Part 1 and Part 2)
Continuing Education Units
For more information visit: www.activitydirectorcertification.com

 

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