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life enrichment director resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

Adaptable individual known for developing professional rapport, putting together fantastic activities and effectively managing staff. An energetic Life Enrichment Director with exceptional organizational, leadership and interpersonal skills.

Skills
  • Activity Planning
  • Issue Resolution
  • Mentoring and Coaching
  • Records Management
  • Community and Family Integration
Education and Training
South University Richmond, VA, Expected in 06/2015 Bachelor of Arts : Healthcare Management - GPA :
South University Richmond,VA, Expected in Associate of Science : - GPA :
Certifications
  • National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP)
  • Train the Trainer Programming for Dementia
  • Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Trainer
Experience
Morning Pointe Senior Living - Life Enrichment Director
Greeneville, TN, 04/2016 - Current
  • Developed special one-on-one programs for when residents were ill or unable to take part in group activities.
  • Scheduled activities designed to encourage residents to socialize among themselves and enjoy time with family members.1
  • Implemented and supervised average of 150 monthly activities for 25 residents.
  • Encouraged residents to help with holiday decorating under supervision of facility's volunteer staff.
  • Communicated clearly with coworkers using radio, phone and text to stay on top of operations needs.
  • Observed general operations for safety hazards or risks and quickly implemented solutions.
  • Tracked department expenses and revenue to meet budget requirements.
  • Monitored equipment use and storage to safeguard against damage or theft.
  • Cleaned and sanitized recreational equipment to facility standards.
  • Responded promptly to emergencies to assess situations, administer first aid and coordinate further additional personnel.
  • Utilized level of care Assessment tool and (UAI) Uniform Assessment Instrument for Individualized Service Plan.
  • Provided positive customer relations with families, patients and community team members.
  • Trained workers in procedures and policies for safe recreational activities.
  • Scheduled and coordinated events and activities.
  • Fostered clear and proactive communication with event staff to address needs and delegate tasks.
  • Promoted facility events and offered information to clarify pricing and requirements.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Life enrichment Activity Director for Memory Care Community and Dementia Care Reflections and Montessori Program Director.
  • Managed staff comprised of Licensed Practicing Nurse, Medications Aids, Certified Nurse Aids and Activity Assistant
  • National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners
  • Certified Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Training Education Approved by NCCDP
  • Train the Trainer Programming for Dementia for residents with cognitive impairments
  • Montessori Moments in Time Person Centered Approach to building skills for Dementia Care and Understanding Behaviors
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Juggled multiple projects and tasks to ensure high quality and timely delivery.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Assist with Flu and Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) vaccines clinic by educating staff and residents to promote health and wellness, complied with Medicare regulations for reimbursement.
  • Organized and filed patients insurance records for verification of benefits and authorization for services.
  • Engaged in exercise program for seniors with use of low intensity, task oriented exercises for ambulation challenged residents.
  • Coordinated, created, guided and scheduling of daily activities and events for program members.
  • Positive, motivated and upbeat attitude
  • Maintained patient confidentiality and abide by company code of ethics to ensure compliance of policy and procedures.
  • Excellent problem solving skills, eye for detail's
  • Mentored team members
  • Prepared monthly activity calendar, designed with the residents level of participation in mind.
  • Assisted community Wellness Nurse with Assessments and re-assessments of potential new residents, and care planning.
  • Assist with Marketing Tours for prospective clients within the community.
  • Fund raised for Alzheimer's Association
  • Assist Department Managers and Executive Director as needed
  • Help recruit, hire and train employees, as well as fire non-compliant staff.
Chippenham Medical Center - Unit Secretary/Nursing Assistant
City, STATE, 05/1997 - 05/2014
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Answered signal lights, bells and requests-for-service to assist patient services fulfillment.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Assessed vitals and noted medical information to report changes to nursing staff and physicians.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with bathing, dressing and exercising.
  • Documented nursing assessments, treatments and follow-up care to maintain patient safety and optimize workflow.
  • Recorded patient conditions and vital signs before and after medical operations.
  • Implemented fall prevention techniques as specified in plan of care.
  • Reported environmental risks or equipment malfunctions to supervisor.
Sharing Life Adult Day Care Center - Assistant Activities Coordinator
City, STATE, 04/1995 - 05/1997
  • Drove facility growth and increased resident morale by planning special activities.
  • Implemented comprehensive activity program to correspond with needs and interests of participants.
  • Researched ideas for programs and activities, utilizing participants' suggestions and feedback to align with delivery objectives.
  • Supported activity leaders and external providers to deliver structured activities.
  • Managed inventory and ordered new supplies for activities when stock was running low.
  • Monitored progress of participants to track measurable data for plan of care goals.
  • Initiated creative ideas and kept recreation programs entertaining and refreshing.
  • Assigned work to team members and evaluated performance against standards.
  • Evaluated programs and services, identified community needs and recommended new offerings to maximize ongoing success and participation.
  • Helped recruit, hire and train department employees.
  • Monitored and controlled expenses according to budgetary guidelines.
  • Sought out opportunities to improve service levels and corrected problems.
  • Backed up staff completing difficult or complex tasks and empowered team members to independently handle most issues.
Accomplishments
  • Promoted from Memory Care Coordinator to Memory Care Director, in less than 12-months.
  • Created highly effective new program that significantly impacted efficiency and improved operations.
  • Recognized as Employee of the Month for outstanding performance and team contributions.
  • Consistently maintained high customer satisfaction ratings.
  • Earned golden Key International Honor Society.
  • South University Health Care Management Mentorship Program
  • Fund raised for Alzheimer's Association, American Heart Association and Breast Cancer Awareness Walks.
  • Help to organize Food Bank for Chippenham Hospital
  • Compass of excellence Award (HCA) Hospital
  • Outstanding teamwork award and Certificate of Appreciation
Activities and Honors
  • Delta MU Delta Business sorority
  • Presidents list
  • Golden Key International Honor Society
  • CPR Certified

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • South University
  • South University

Job Titles Held:

  • Life Enrichment Director
  • Unit Secretary/Nursing Assistant
  • Assistant Activities Coordinator

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Associate of Science

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