Programming & Activity Careers at Senior Lifestyle

Senior Lifestyle has an innovative approach to community programming and activities, and we're looking for dedicated team members to help us bring our vision to life. In community programming, creativity and engagement flourish as you help us enhance the resident experience through innovative and meaningful programs.


Key Roles

Director of Resident Programs

Resident Programs Assistant

Activity Assistant

Career Perks

Competitive Compensation

Senior Lifestyle knows that competitive pay is important, especially considering the responsibilities of planning and facilitating activities for senior residents.

Training & Development

Programming team members will have opportunities for training in areas such as gerontology, dementia care, and therapeutic recreation. If you’re looking to enhance your skills, Senior Lifestyle will give you that support.​

Resources & Support

Senior Lifestyle will give you access to resources and support, including materials, equipment, and assistance in organizing activities, which is important for your success in engaging senior residents.

Positive Work Environment

Senior Lifestyle offers a positive and supportive work environment that encourages creativity, teamwork, and recognition for your contributions to the team.​

Impact on Senior Residents

In programming, you’ll be able to see the positive impact of your activities on the well-being and happiness of Senior Lifestyle residents.​

What You'll Be Doing

Planning and Implementation of Activities

Develop and organize a diverse range of activities that cater to the interests, preferences, and abilities of our senior residents. Plan and implement regular schedules of recreational, social, and educational activities, including group outings, exercise classes, and more. Ensure activities are inclusive and accessible to residents with varying levels of physical or cognitive abilities.

Engagement and Social Interaction with Residents

Foster a sense of community and social interaction by encouraging residents to participate in group activities and events. Build relationships with residents, understanding their individual preferences and needs to tailor activities accordingly. Facilitate opportunities for residents to connect in a supportive and social environment.

Creation of Individualized Engagement Plans

Develop personalized activity plans for residents based on their interests, hobbies, and life histories. Conduct assessments to understand the cognitive and physical abilities of each resident, tailoring activities to meet their unique needs and preferences. Adjust activity plans as residents’ interests or health conditions change, ensuring ongoing engagement and a sense of purpose for each individual.

Collaboration with Other Departments

Work closely with dining team members, health services, and other Senior Lifestyle departments to coordinate and integrate activities into the overall care and service plan for residents. Collaborate with therapy and wellness teams to promote physical and mental well-being. Participate in interdisciplinary meetings to share insights about residents and contribute to the holistic care approach.

Programming & Activity Careers Near You

View our current job openings and apply for positions online. Or, if you prefer, you can simply submit your resume for general consideration.