Activity Coordinator

Website Terra Vista of Oakbrook Terrace

Part of the Terra Vista difference is ensuring all of our residents are continually engaged and active. We’re looking for an Activity Coordinator to infuse our residents’ days with entertainment and fun. The Activity Coordinator will assist in planning, coordinating, and executing daily activities and special events for our residents, their families, and guests.

This individual is a highly creative self-starter who isn’t afraid to try new things. He or she has a customer service focus and strong communication skills that are essential to doing the job well. In addition to planning the events, the Activity Coordinator will be required to document resident participation, assist residents during meal time, and have strong computer and technology skills. A flexible schedule is preferred, as weekends will be required.

If you think Terra Vista could use your creative talents, don’t hesitate! Apply now to be considered.

To apply for this job please visit www.terravista.org.

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Meet the Author

NATALIE MCFARLAND, BSN, RN, CDP

Natalie has compiled over eighteen years experience providing outstanding care to people with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. In addition to being a certified Alzheimer’s and dementia care trainer, McFarland is a licensed continued education instructor for nurses and social workers through the Illinois Department of Professional Regulations. She has also developed several Alzheimer’s research partnerships. Included in those projects were Dr. Virginia Cruz, Ph.D., RN, Associate Professor of SIUE and Dr. George Grossberg, M.D., Medical Director of the Department of Psychiatry and Neurology at Saint Louis University. Natalie is a graduate of Southern Illinois University.