Career Opportunities

RN or LPN Full-time -- Mon. - Fri. No nights no weekends; Spectrum Adult Day Health, Beverly

Responsible for assessing the health needs, implementing, and evaluating appropriate health care plans for Spectrum clients. Promotes quality care by supporting Program goals. Prioritizes and coordinates the implementation of consults/referrals for clients and/or works with families to make arrangements to meet medical needs. Actively participates in the development and implementation of client care plans and MDS. Provides 1:1 and group education on health related issues to Spectrum participants, staff and/or family members. Provides clients with personal care as needed. Provides personal care to clients in a timely and effective manner. Follows an individual's personal care plan and maintains records according to professional standards. Develops and maintains a rapport with clients/care givers which assists in the provision of personal care. Provides skilled nursing care, administers medication and treatments according to protocol.

Qualifications
Registered Nurse licensed in Massachusetts
Certified in CPR and First Aid
Minimum of two years of recent nursing experience in the direct care of adults or chronically disabled persons.

About Spectrum Adult Day Health Program
Spectrum Adult Day Heath 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 136895 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.

Activities Director

Requisition #6030 Activities Director (Adult Day Health, Dorchester) Schedule: Monday - Friday Salary: Salary commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities:
• Develop and implement a therapeutic activity program for each participant
• Direct and supervise Activities Coordinators and program aides regarding activities program in his/her own program.
• Collaborate with participants and other staff to create activities programming, including social and cultural events.
• Research community resources for programs and outings.
• Complete Activities Assessment and Develop individual activities plans for each participant.
• Write therapeutic activity notes at least one time every 90 days or more often as necessary in each participant’s health record that documents the participant’s therapeutic activity needs, participation in, reaction to and current preference for activities. Assist in overall operation of the program and activities.
• Assist in daily assessment of health, safety, and psycho-social issues of participants.
• Participate in the development and review of each member’s care plan.
• Assist as necessary with other adult day health services.
Qualifications:
• Must be certified as a therapeutic recreation specialist or an activities professional by an accrediting body or a qualified occupational therapist or occupational assistant.
• Ability to work with a multi-disciplinary team.
• Bi-lingual a plus.
• Driving License Required? Yes

www.baycove.org

Licensed Social Work Supervisor Position In Multi-Site Adult Day Health Agency

Location: Cooperative Elder Services, Inc.

Job Description:

Cooperative Elder Services, Inc. (CESI) is seeking a Social Services Supervisor. This position provides management of the social services department, including clinical supervision of the service coordinators across all 5 program locations – Arlington, Burlington, Concord, Groton, and Milton. In addition, this position serves as the social worker for the Arlington program.
Qualified candidates will possess an MSW degree and LICSW licensure. Candidates eligible to become licensed by 12/31/2015 may be considered as well. Minimum 1 year supervisory experience, and knowledge of elder services preferred. Duties include, but are not limited to: management and oversight, including documentation compliance per DPH regulations, of the social services department; coordination and implementation of special projects; participation in outreach and marketing initiatives to raise awareness of Adult Day Health and CESI; process referrals and admissions, and provide ongoing service coordination for the Arlington program. Please note, this position is based in Arlington, however there will be travel between all programs and the administrative office in Lexington monthly.
Cooperative Elder Services, Inc., founded in 1979, is a private, non-profit Adult Day Health and Memory Care organization committed to providing care to low-income and at-risk adults with disabilities and elders. CESI operates five programs, which serve over 650 frail elders and their caregivers from 58 towns and cities in the greater Boston area. The comprehensive, cost-effective model of care at CESI allows consumers to maximize services under one roof, which includes daily nursing care, medication management, social service coordination, socialization with peers, therapeutic activities, and nutritious meals.

Requirements:

  • MSW, and LICSW, or eligible to be licensed by 12/31/2015
  • Minimum 1 year supervisory experience
  • 2+ years of experience working with adults with disabilities or in senior services
  • Must be flexible, team player, and able to multi-task in a fast-paced human services environment

Please respond with cover letter and resume to k.rae@elderdayservices.com.

Adult Day Health RN

Cooperative Elder Services is seeking a registered nurse for our Adult Day Health location in Milton. This is a benefitted position, three days per week, day shift.

We are looking for an experienced nurse with a background in geriatric nursing to be a part of our integrated team. This role includes but is not limited to supervision of staff, personal care, nursing assessment, development and monitoring of nursing care plans, medication management and administration, triaging of illness and compliance with regulations. Must be flexible, a team-player and able to communicate well.

Requirements:

  • Current Massachusetts license
  • 2+ years of experience in the direct care of adults or chronically disabled persons
  • Must be certified in CPR and basic first aid

Please send cover letter and resume to:

Kelli Rae RN, Clinical Director
Cooperative Elder Services, Inc.
9 Meriam Street Suite 28
Lexington, Ma 02420
Fax: 781-863-1477
Email: k.rae@elderdayservices.com