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Activities Director

Company: Wisconsin Illinois Senior Housing
Location: Madison
Posted on: September 13, 2020

Job Description:

The mission of Wisconsin Illinois Senior Housing (W.I.S.H.) is to serve elderly and disabled individuals by providing quality housing, health care and other services to enhance the lives of

those we serve. Our nursing facilities offer short-term rehabilitation along with compassionate long-term care. We have a reputation for providing quality care to seniors across Wisconsin.

We are currently seeking a Activities Director to add to our 5-star team in Walworth County.


• Must meet qualifications as required by federal regulations F249

• Valid WI Drivers License

• Strong desire to work with the elderly

• Must be literate and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills

We Offer a Competitive Wage and Benefits that Include:

401k (with company match)

Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent Care)

Paid Time Off

Position Requirements The Activities Director supervises and coordinates the Activities Department and meets the social and therapeutic needs of the residents through activities, programming, and continued interaction with community groups.


• Previous experience in long term care

• Past manager experience and skills

• Experience coordinating volunteer programs


• Is strongly encouraged to be involved in a community-based organization(s).

• Ability to bring up problems, concerns and/or questions regarding residents to IDT in order to improve the residents total quality of life.


Requires reading, writing, mathematics, drawing conclusions from written or computer generated materials, making decisions from limited information, reporting information, public contact, routine handling multiple priorities, making non-routine or unexpected judgments, reasoning, applying procedures, implementing recommendations by coordinating persons and/or other resources.


Supervises Activities Coordinators, Assistants and volunteers in the facility


See attached Description of Physical Demands for this position.


1. Supervisory: Manages the selection, training, development and performance of assigned staff to retain a motivated, professional workforce for Wisconsin Illinois Senior Housing Inc.

2. Ability to develop and facilitate growth within the department, relate professionally and positively to facility and departmental staff and to work cooperatively with others at all levels, and to include performance evaluations.

3. Ability to work independently with organizational skills, to prioritize tasks and to exercise judgment consistent with ethics.

4. Ability to model effective communications between resident, family, staff, and community.

5. Must be able to identify potentially unsafe situations and to respond appropriately.

6. Responsible for financial viability of department, to include development, management and accountability of budgets.

7. Responsible to know, implement and assure compliance to State, Federal or County regulations and Wisconsin Illinois Senior Housing Inc policies and procedures.

8. Ensures departmental completion and implementation of the Care Plan and assessment process for all residents.

9. Oversees the development of Activity programming to meet the needs of the residents.

10. Implements and/or maintains a volunteer program to meet the needs of the facility.

11. Other duties: Completes all other duties as assigned.


It is the expectation that the employee complies with applicable standards of behavior and conduct, including but not limited to, standards of conduct, customer services standards, and professional code of ethics.

Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt

EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

This position is currently accepting applications.

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