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Wellness Program Coordinator - Part Time

Location: Lake Oswego, OR

Department: Wellness Dept

Type: Part Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Mary’s Woods, a premier continuing care retirement community in Lake Oswego, is seeking a Part-Time, Wellness Coordinator for our Wellness department.

The ideal candidate must enjoy working with the elderly at all stages of their lives, have a cheerful positive attitude, and a broad sense of creative expression, patience, and the ability to motivate people.

The Wellness Coordinator assists the Wellness Program Manager with wellness class instruction and coordination, wellness programming and Wellness Center maintenance.  Involved with planning, participating in and completing designated programs for residents.  Assists in areas of resident, staff and family relations.  Assists in Personal Fitness training for residents and staff.  May solely be responsible for implementing and supervising designated wellness programs, activities, classes, events and speakers.

The following information is designed to outline the functions and position requirements of this job.  It does not identify all tasks that may be expected.

Job Requirements:

  • Understands, complies and promotes all rules regarding resident’s rights.Promotes positive relationships with residents, visitors, and regulators, to include presenting a professional appearance and attitude.
  • Must meet all requirements for personal training and aqua aerobics instructor certification.
  • Must hold current First Aid, CPR and AED certification.
  • Supports and follows all safety and infection control practices.
  • Ability to lift or transfer 60 lbs without assistance.
  • Strictly adheres to HIPAA rules and regulations.
  • Lead, facilitate and coordinate fitness classes, events and activities.
  • Coordinate the facilitation of wellness specific presenters/speakers.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Bachelor’s or Equivalent Degree in Health related or field of Gerontology
  • Current Personal Trainer Certification
  • Current CPR, AED, First Aide Certification
  • Must have current Oregon Driver’s License or Identification Card
  • A minimum of 1-3 years’ experience working with seniors in a fitness or wellness related setting implementing, leading and/or coordinating activities and events
  • Current Senior Health and Fitness Certification or working on acquiring
  • Preferred but not required, Line Dance & choreography experience.
  • Must meet all pre-employment requirements including:  drug and alcohol testing, criminal background investigation as required by the Department of Human Services for Senior Living organizations, a TB test and reference inquiries.

Schedule:  Monday, Wednesday & Friday

8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Hourly wage will be based on experience and knowledge.

Interested candidates are encouraged to go to our website:  http://maryswoods.org/careers/ for more information about our community.

If interested in this position please apply below.  (Important Note:  After successfully submitting your application you will receive an email from Mary’s Woods with the subject title: NEXT STEP IN THE APPLICATION PROCESS.  Check your inbox or spam folder.)

Mary’s Woods actively reaches out to candidates from diverse backgrounds with values that align with ours
Mary's Woods is a Non-Smoking Campus
Mary's Woods is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Mary's Woods participates in E-Verify

Mary’s Woods voted one of Oregon’s Top 100 Nonprofit Best Places to work for the last 6 years and top ten the last 2 years!

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