Director of Community Life & Wellness-ALF in Minneapolis, MN at Minnehaha Senior Living

Date Posted: 3/29/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Minnehaha Senior Living is looking to add a Director of Community Life and Wellness to their team!!

Passion for wellness and working with older adults? Enjoy working in a compassionate, creative, and teamwork driven environment? Come join our team!

This position will be responsible for planning and facilitating comprehensive recreation/wellness programs for all community residents. Maintain records necessary to comply with community policies and regulatory compliance. The major functions of this department are:

  • To be responsible for overall leadership of the department in the community;
  • To assess individual resident wellness needs;
  • Create wellness activities and an environment of opportunity for every resident to experience each dimension of wellness according to their needs;
  • Promote quality recreation/wellness programming to residents, families, visitors, staff and volunteers.

The shift(s) for this position are as follows: 


The pay range would be:


Job Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Therapeutic Recreation or activities related field is preferred
  • Professional experience in programming and management in a memory care environment of at least two years is preferred
  • Where applicable must be able to obtain personal trainer certification within six months of hire
  • Must demonstrate strong leadership skills
  • Must be able to obtain commercial driver medical certification per State requirements
  • Advanced computer skills
  • Experience in health care is preferred
  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance
  • Must have a passion for working with older adults
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule as needed, including evenings, weekends, holidays
  • Must meet all local health regulations, and pass post-employment physical exam if required. This requirement also includes drug screening, criminal background investigation, and reference inquiry

Thank you for applying to Minnehaha Senior Living!!

Applicants will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, religion, familial status, marital status, sexual orientation, and status with regard to public assistance, military/veterans status or any other protected classes as defined by law.