Career Opportunities

Program Director- Cooperative Elder Services, Inc.

Cooperative Elder Services, Inc. is committed to helping elders and adults with disabilities remain safely at home and in their communities for as long as possible, to help prevent or delay the need for nursing home placement.

*Job Overview:* The Program Director is responsible for managing the day-to-day program operations to ensure that services required by participants are available and provided as regulated. The program director is also responsible for agency-wide initiatives and projects. This is an exempt position.

*Essential functions of the position:

** Responsible for the day to day program operations, including:
* Implementing CESI policies and procedures
* Management of personnel, including hiring, coordination of daily staff schedules, performance evaluations, and coordination of volunteers
* Oversight of program safety and emergency evacuation plans
* Establishing collaborative relationships with community services to ensure that necessary support services are available to participants and their families;
* Immediately notifying the participant, the participant’s primary care provider, and the participant’s legally authorized representative or contact person, upon a decision to discharge the participant from the Program
* Responsible for program growth by increasing community awareness and maximizing programming, in order to reach census benchmarks
* Collaborate with the director of development to access grants and scholarships
* Develop, plan, and implement the activity and recreation programs to meet the goals and needs of individual participants, and the group needs of all participants.
* Complete all regulatory documentation on all participants in a timely manner
* Participate with the multi-disciplinary team to develop Care Plan objectives for each participant, providing updates to the team on a regular basis
* Assist with activities of daily living, including toileting and feeding, as needed.
* Maintain and track the activity supplies stock, ensuring supplies are always available, working with an assigned budget
* Represent the agency at outreach, education, marketing, and other community events
* Other duties as assigned by Executive Director or designee

*Qualifications & Skills:
** Bachelor's degree in human services or a related field or an associate's degree with bachelor's obtained within 5 years of employment
* Minimum 5 years experience in a management/leadership role, working with adults in a professional capacity
* Experience working with seniors preferred
* Computer proficiency required
Please email cover letter and resume.

Job Type: Full-time

Activity Director, Spectrum Adult Day Health Program, Beverly Full Time

Job Description
Responsible for the provision of quality activities for Spectrum clients. Acts as a liaison between Spectrum and external sources to access activity resources and community events for Spectrum clients.

Qualifications
1. Is certified as a therapeutic recreation specialist or an activities professional by an accrediting body recognized by the Department; or
2. Is a qualified occupational therapist; or
3. Is an occupational therapy assistant; or
4. Has at least two years of experience working in a social or recreational program within the last five years, one of which was full-time in an activities program in a health care setting.
5. Certified in CPR and First Aide or willing to obtain.
6. Strong communication skills.

About Spectrum Adult Day Health Program
Spectrum Adult Day Health Program, a program of Lahey Health Continuing Care, provides a specialized and supportive environment for people with Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorders. The only program in the region recognized by the Alzheimer's Association for it's commitment to staff training and support. Our multidisciplinary team of professionals is sensitive, caring, and specially trained to care for individuals with cognitive impairments.

For more information please go to: http://spectrumdayprogram.org/services/

Lahey Health Continuing Care works passionately to address the needs of frail and chronically ill adults, as well as those recovering from illness or injury through a series of services including home health, short-term rehabilitation, assisted living, adult day health and long-term care.
For more information please go to: http://www.laheyhealth.org/continuing-care

We offer a collaborative, forward thinking work environment, opportunity for professional development and career growth and an attractive compensation & benefits package.

How to Apply
Please apply directly online at http://www.laheyhealth.org/engage-with-us/careers. Use the Job ID number 139725 to quickly locate the appropriate job listing. Once you have located the desired job, click on the checkbox in the 'Select' column, and then click the 'Apply Now' button, located at the bottom of the screen.

Registered Nurse, Coordinator, Spectrum Adult Day Health Program, North Andover – Full Time

Job Description
Responsible for assessing the health needs, implementing, and evaluating appropriate care plans for Spectrum clients. Responsible for supervision and oversight of program nursing staff and program aides. Promotes quality care by supporting Program goals.

Qualifications
Registered Nurse.
Current Massachusetts license.
Certified in CPR and First Aide.
One or two years working with a geriatric population in a medical/social setting.
Prior experience working with individuals experiencing Alzheimer's or another dementia.
Supervisory experience
Maintain personal and professional development commensurate with the scope of responsibilities.

About Spectrum Adult Day Health Program
Spectrum Adult Day Health Program, a program of Lahey Health Continuing Care, provides a specialized and supportive environment for people with Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorders. The only program in the region recognized by the Alzheimer's Association for it's commitment to staff training and support. Our multidisciplinary team of professionals is sensitive, caring, and specially trained to care for individuals with cognitive impairments.

For more information please go to: http://spectrumdayprogram.org/services/

Lahey Health Continuing Care works passionately to address the needs of frail and chronically ill adults, as well as those recovering from illness or injury through a series of services including home health, short-term rehabilitation, assisted living, adult day health and long-term care.
For more information please go to: http://www.laheyhealth.org/continuing-care

We offer a collaborative, forward thinking work environment, opportunity for professional development and career growth and an attractive compensation & benefits package.

How to Apply
Please apply directly online at http://www.laheyhealth.org/engage-with-us/careers. Use the Job ID number 139501 to quickly locate the appropriate job listing. Once you have located the desired job, click on the checkbox in the 'Select' column, and then click the 'Apply Now' button, located at the bottom of the screen.

Bay Cove Human Services. Program Manager, Center for Change

Be the change that you want to see in the world....

Bay Cove Human Services is seeking a compassionate, mission driven professional to provide program management and social services as needed in the Center for Change, an adult day health program for 21 individuals currently experiencing homelessness or those who have recently been housed. Provide direction and oversight to all program staff. Provide social services, including coordination of the medically-related physical, mental and behavioral service needs at the time of enrollment, during treatment and care in the program, and at the time of discharge. Initiate, review and implement the social service plan for each participant based on the social service assessment and revises when indicated.

This is an exempt position.

LCSW or LICSW
At least two years’ recent experience in program management; experience supervising staff in a multi-disciplinary team environment.

Please contact Karen Seck, Director of Adult Day Health at kseck@baycove.org for more information.

Date Posted: 08/05/2016