We’re seeking a part-time program assistant for our senior living residences, who will create exceptional experiences for residents by providing and coordinating a variety of meaningful activities, programs, and social events to help residents Age Well. Requirements include experience working with older adults and leading programs or classes, effective written and verbal communication skills, and demonstrated ability to be a reliable team member with exceptional customer service and interpersonal skills. This opportunity is for part time work from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with availability for a weekend rotation schedule required.
About The Mather:The Mather is a Life Plan Community for those age 62 and better. Our staff of professionals is committed to providing excellent service and a warm atmosphere for residents, visitors, and staff. The Mather is in Evanston, Illinois, close to downtown and public transportation. The Mather includes 240 independent living apartment homes, as well as assisted living, memory care, long-term care, and rehabilitation services, along with multiple restaurants, a fitness center, art studio, gardens, and more.The Mather is located at 425 Davis Street in Evanston.What We Offer:Mather LifeWays offers a benefits package* that goes above and beyond.All employees are eligible for:Generous paid-time off (PTO) program including vacation days, sick days, personal days, and holidays. Earn-as-you-go plan that rolls over year to year, offering flexibility401(k) program with strong employer match and annual contribution (Age 21 or better)Convenient subsidized parking or public transportation for certain locationsLearning to Age Well Program – employees can be reimbursed up to $130 per year for completion of classes such as music lessons, yoga, or foreign language classesBenefits-eligible employees can take advantage of:Medical, dental, and vision plansExtended illness benefitsTuition reimbursement promoting lifelong learningEmployee wellness programs, including free annual wellness screeningShort- and long-term disability insuranceLife insurance - 100% coverage by Mather LifeWays *Benefits are subject to change without notice. Benefits details dependent on employment status.Expectations of Mather LifeWays
Employees:The ability to work well in a team environmentEffective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skillsThe ability to establish and maintain relationships with residents, customers, and coworkersThe ability to learn new tasks and information and apply to serving othersA commitment to delivering on responsibilitiesReliability, professionalism, and a strong work ethic