Lifestyle and Enrichment Director at Fountainview Gonda at Westside
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Jul 14

Lifestyle and Enrichment Director at Fountainview Gonda at Westside

Arts and Entertainment
Full-time
Includes Weekends
Los Angeles, CA

Fountainview at Gonda Westside is looking for a Lifestyle and Enrichment Director for our vibrant Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Playa Vista, CA. The right candidate has a vision for a broad program of arts and entertainment directed toward active seniors seeking enjoyment, engagement, personal enrichment, and feeling an enduring sense of purpose. The right candidate is committed to the overall well-being of seniors and is eager to incorporate their input and preferences into the program.

The Lifestyle and Enrichment Director’s responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Work closely with the Executive Director and activities staff in the design and implementation of the Arts and Entertainment program.
  • Supervise and develop the Lifestyle and Enrichment Manager and activities staff.
  • Develop new activities based on resident interests. Must be able to integrate the residents’ interests, talents and ideas into community programming.
  • Contact, negotiate, contract, and communicate with entertainers, vendors, and venue administrators to provide services that meet the high quality standards expected for our residents, within budget parameters.
  • Oversee the transportation program for resident outings. Coordinate all aspects of trips ‘on the town’: transportation, ticketing and seating, payment, meals/snacks, risk management, member comfort, etc.
  • Participate in the interdisciplinary team to assist with developing care/service plans.
  • Update, revise and print a Weekly Arts and Entertainment Calendar.
  • Maintain an Arts and Entertainment Bulletin Board by posting the weekly calendar and flyers publicizing activities.
  • Assist with developing and providing activities content for our memory care and assisted living units.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Substantial senior residential experience and/or Bachelor’s Degree preferred in hospitality, tourism, event management, art/music/recreation therapy or related field.
  • Preferred experience as an Event Coordinator or in event planning and/or experience in Arts and Entertainment programming for Continuing Care Retirement or similar communities, hotel resorts or cruise lines.
  • Must have a minimum 1-year experience in a CCRC, assisted living or independent living senior facility.
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language at a high proficiency level.
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
  • Must possess leadership ability and willingness to work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel.

Application

Lifestyle and Enrichment Director at Fountainview Gonda at Westside

Please upload your resume or fill out the application.
Highest level of education completed.