Fairview Health Services Events (Activities) Assistant – Part Time (Ridges II) in Burnsville, Minnesota

Events (Activities) Assistant – Part Time

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Arbors at Ridges, an Assisted Living building in Burnsville, currently has an opportunity available for an On Call/Casual Events (Activities) Assistant. The position is responsible for assisting with the planning and implementation of quality recreation& leisure events program to assist tenants in maximizing their potentials in mind, body and spirit.

  • Provides customer service excellence to all tenants, families, and staff.

  • Effectively communicates, coordinates and leads individual and group events to maximize tenants’ participation levels.

  • Communicates and assists other departments with special events and family functions.

  • Documents as required.

  • Completes computerized flyers, memos and / or calendars as assigned by Events Director.

  • Offers ideas and suggestions to the Events Director to ensure the events program reflects tenants’ needs / interests.

  • Manages conflict between tenants during events.

  • Receives driver and safety restraint equipment procedure training for 14-passenger van and drives the van for various resident outings and shuttle bus service on the campus. Uses proper body mechanics when restraining wheelchairs in van.

  • Ensures tenants safety during all scheduled outings and shuttle bus trips.

Why work for Ebenezer? Ebenezer employees work as a team to provide the highest quality care to those we serve. Our employees don’t work simply to collect a paycheck; they truly work to make a difference in the lives of older adults in their communities. Ebenezer has been consistently recognized as a Minnesota Top Workplace by the Star Tribune. Here are some of the reasons why:

  • Amazing Benefits (up to 16 pd. days off a year!) and competitive pay

  • Communities throughout MN – find a location near you

  • When you work for Ebenezer you are treating the whole person: body, mind and spirit

  • Whether you’re on the front lines of resident care or supporting the work of your colleagues, your efforts are recognized and valued at Ebenezer

  • Work for a company with core values that align with yours. We have a culture of caring for others and are grounded in our values of Dignity, Integrity, Service, Compassion & Innovation

  • A wide variety of career options and opportunities for reinvention. Growth potential within Ebenezer and with our Fairview partners

  • An emphasis on work/life balance

  • Through training and educational programs including tuition reimbursement. We invest in both the personal and professional development of our employees

Our employees represent the best of what we are about. We’re always looking for individuals who share our commitment of helping older adults make their lives more independent, healthful, meaningful and secure. We hope you will consider joining Team Ebenezer!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

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