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Lasell Village is a distinctively different continuing care retirement community that fosters lifelong learning as part of its overall approach to satisfying retirement living.  At Lasell Village, we strive for a caring, enriching, and vibrant community for our staff team as well as our residents and the overall community.  

We are proud to be certified by RetirementJobs.com as  an Age-Friendly employer, welcoming to employees age 50+.

Lasell Village is home to more than 200 residents in independent living apartments, Lasell Studios, a 9 apartment supported living unit, and Lasell House, a 38-bed skilled nursing, and rehabilitative facility.

Administrative

Director of Nursing

 Lasell Village, a large continuing care retirement community in Newton is actively seeking a Director of Nursing for their Skilled Nursing Facility.

Lasell House, a 38-bed skilled nursing and rehab facility, is a Medicare-certified facility located in Newton. We are proud to be both a Five-star Medicare-rated facility and the recipient of a DPH deficiency-free rating for 2015-2017.

The Director of Nursing leads the Lasell House clinical team to fulfill the organization’s mission, vision and values. This position has overall accountability for providing leadership, direction, and administration of day-to-day operations associated with direct patient care activities, nursing practice, and clinical education and development, including continuous improvement of nursing services and staff to meet patients/residents and their families’ needs and expectations. The DON communicates a shared vision for clinical excellence and ensures the realization of high quality and cost effective health care services that are consistent with Lasell House evidence-based practices and policies, regulatory and other legal requirements, and philosophies. This position is responsible for driving, supporting and modeling a service-oriented culture focused on top of license practice, inter-professional collaboration, employee engagement, quality, patient safety, service excellence, fiscal responsibility, and the overall patient/resident experience. The DON collaborates with the Lasell House Administrator and Lasell Village management to drive business excellence, including strategic planning, budget preparation, and effective oversight of resource utilization. Quality customer service is a top priority for everyone at the Village.

The ideal candidate will work closely with the Administrator to ensure quality care and to maintain a professional workplace. Because of our small size, we are looking for a very hands-on leader, a self-starter and someone who shows initiative. The DON will be responsible for managing the nursing staff employees. This person will be the direct point of contact (along with the Administrator) for our patients, family members and staff alike.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, college or university with current Registered Nurse licensure by the State Board of Nursing
  • BSN preferred
  • A minimum of five years full-time or equivalent clinical experience with at least two years’ experience in nursing supervision in the long-term care setting is required.
  • Excellent customer service and leadership skills
  • A strong understanding of the Long-term Care industry and the DPH Survey Process
  • A passion for providing the absolute best care for the residents.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU | THE BENEFITS

  • Competitive pay
  • We offer a full complement of employee benefits including health, dental, vision, and more!
  • Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Etc.
  • 403b plan with a generous match after 1 year of employment
  • Free ESL Training
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Public transportation reimbursement
  • Amazing corporate culture

Lasell Village is local to MBTA Riverside Station.

Lasell Village is committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.

We are proud to be listed as an Age Friendly Certified Employer.

To apply email: SUDriscoll@lasell.edu

Sales & Marketing Coordinator

 Lasell Village is looking for a Sales & Marketing Coordinator for (20) twenty hours a week who will thrive in a customer service driven organization.

Lasell Village, sponsored by Lasell College, is home to some 225 residents in its independent living apartments. The Village also includes Lasell Studios, a 9 apartment supported living unit and Lasell House, a 38-bed skilled nursing facility. Open since May 2000, the Village combines the elements of lifelong learning, retirement living, support services, and short-term rehabilitation.

The Sales & Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for taking on a variety of tasks that allow for the successful completion of planned marketing initiatives. This job will mainly entail interacting with incoming residents and helping them through the contracting and move-in process. This is a very detailed and complicated sequence of events at an emotional time for the residents. The transition that people are committing to is not to be underestimated. There is an aspect of this job that is very close to counseling when helping people divest themselves of many of their lifelong objects, coming to terms with living in a senior setting and making the likely last move of their life, and helping them to set up the unit to be a special place to them. This person will work closely with the facilities department, contractors, designers, vendors, and the finance department.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Organizing mailings to prospective customers
  • Answering phones, responding to requests or taking accurate messages
  • Maintaining supplies of marketing materials
  •  Prepares and processes office administrative paperwork  

  • Ordering marketing give away items from vendors as directed

  • Helping to organize marketing events several times a year
  • Support the Marketing Associate with tasks, such as organizing photo shoots, collaborating on creating marketing materials and assisting with the website and social media
  • Support senior marketing professionals who need assistance with completing and tracking projects
  • Comply with pre-admission and admission policies and procedures

SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business or related field
  • 0-2 years’ experience working in marketing is a plus, recent college graduates are welcome to apply

JOB SKILLS:

  • Thrive in a team environment and work well with others
  • Must possess an outgoing and caring personality
  • Strong communication, especially phone skills, and organizational skills are required
  • Must be proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite and social media
  • Strong aesthetic sense a plus, must enjoy speaking to people about interior design
  • Must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong organizational skills to help meet deadlines

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS & PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Frequent walking to conduct tours around the community
  • May ascend/descend stairs
  • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU | THE BENEFITS

  • Competitive pay
  • We offer a full complement of employee benefits including health, dental, vision, and more!
  • Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Etc.
  • 403b plan with a generous match after 1 year of employment
  • Free ESL Training
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Public transportation reimbursement
  • Amazing Corporate culture

Lasell Village is local to MBTA Riverside Station.

Lasell Village is committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.

We are proud to be listed as an Age Friendly Certified Employer.

To apply email: csacks@lasell.edu

Front Desk Attendant, Part-Time

 Lasell Village is actively hiring a part-time Desk Attendant. The primary purpose of this job position is to maintain the security and safety of Lasell Village, its residents, guests and staff, Lasell House residents and staff. Quality customer service is a top priority for everyone at the Village.

Shifts available:

  • Wednesday’s 3:00 pm-11:30 pm
  • Friday 7:00 am-3:30pm
  • Sunday 7:00 am-3:30 pm * every other week*

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Calmly and promptly respond to all emergencies, following protocol. Safety and security of residents is a priority.
  • Promptly email the President of Lasell Village regarding the death of a resident
  • Proactively notify appropriate personnel by phone or cell in an emergency, whether that be facilities, Administrator of Lasell House, Director of Wellness Center, or the President.
  • Fulfill administrative requirements, such as completing necessary forms or incident reports
  • Remain in the building or on the grounds at all times during your shift; always be accessible by radio
  • Maintain the security of the facility; perform nightly lockup of the Village
  • Answer phones in a courteous and professional manner
  • Respond to resident and visitor questions or concerns with professionalism and courtesy
  • Deliver resident mail and packages nightly
  • Be available to ensure the continuation of management services after regular business hours
  • Provide driving services, if necessary, in an emergency
  • Enforce parking policy through the issuance of guest permits and working with campus police or Lasell Village management
  • Provide support as needed to all departments, particularly programming and education
  • Turn on a/v equipment and provide room set-up for programs as requested.

SPECIFIC EDUCATION/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 1-year experience in a supervisory capacity.
  • Certification in CPR/AED and standard first aid training,
  • Valid Massachusetts drivers license

JOB SKILLS:

  • Evenings/weekends availability
  • Ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action
  • Good general computer skills, such as Outlook®, Word®, and Excel®
  • Strong organizational skills, detail-oriented
  • Thrive in a team environment and work well with others
  • Ability to be creative in meeting customer’s needs
  • Always demonstrate professionalism and courtesy when conversing with staff, residents, family members, visitors, and the general public
  • Cheerful demeanor and professional phone manners.

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS & PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Moving / walking to apartments
  • Ascend/descend stairs
  • Sitting for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to move/lift fifty pounds

We are proud to be certified as an Age-Friendly Employer. Lasell Village is conveniently located within walking distance to the MBTA green line.

LasellVillageis committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.

To apply email: wcarter@lasell.edu

Servers, PT & FT

    Lasell Village is looking for motivated and energetic people to join its dining services. As a member of our wait staff, you will provide a casual and upbeat atmosphere for our residents. Responsibilities include: greeting residents at the table, taking orders accurately and efficiently, serving each course in a timely manner, maintaining the cleanliness of tables and wait stations before, during, and after shift. 

Communication, teamwork, work ethic and attitude are extremely important to this position. Must be friendly and outgoing with excellent hospitality skills and able to maintain a positive and professional manner through the duration of the shift. Must have the ability to follow verbal instructions, function in a fast-paced environment and work well with people in a team environment.

Available Shifts:

Mornings: 8:00 am-11:00 am

Lunch: 11:00 am-3:00 pm

Evenings: 4:00 pm-8:30 pm

Sunday Brunch: 10:30 am-2:30 pm

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU | THE BENEFITS

  • Competitive pay
  • Free Meals
  • Free ESL Training
  • Flexible schedules
  • Incentive programs
  • Public transportation reimbursement
  • Amazing corporate culture

Lasell Village is committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.

We are local to the MBTA Riverside Station.

To apply email drusso@lasell.edu

Houseman, Full-Time

Lasell Village is seeking a full-time Housekeeper to work in our independent living facility. 

The primary purpose of this position is to perform the day-to-day activities of the Housekeeping Department in accordance with current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations governing Lasell Village, and as directed by the Director of Housekeeping, to assure that the facility is maintained in a clean, safe, and comfortable manner. Quality customer service is a top priority for everyone at the Village.

 RESPONSIBILITIES:

Administrative

  • Ensure that work/cleaning schedules are followed closely as practical
  • Report all accidents/incidents to your supervisor no matter how minor they may be. (NOTE: such occurrences must be reported on the shift in which they occur)
  • Attend in-service training and staff meetings as directed or called
  • File complaints/grievances with your supervisor.

 Housekeeping Services

  • Perform day to day housekeeping functions as assigned
  • Perform specific tasks in accordance with daily work assignments.
  • Perform proper techniques of floor care and preparation of areas to be cleaned, buffed, stripped or waxed as well as carpet cleaning.
  • Prepare room set ups with tables and chairs as directed
  • Remove and transport all trash from trash rooms to dumpster

 Safety and Sanitation

  • Follow established fire safety policies and procedures
  • Follow established safety precautions when performing tasks and when using equipment and supplies.
  • Follow sanitation policies as directed by supervisor

 Equipment and Supply Functions

  • Ensure that housekeeping cart is adequately stocked with supplies to perform daily tasks
  • Keep supervisor informed of supply needs
  • Must be able to operate and maintain all floor cleaning/finishing equipment to include but not limited to floor buffer/burnishers, carpet extractor, and carpet cleaning equipment.
  • Report burned out light bulbs, exit lights, overhead lights, fluorescent lights, room call lights, etc., to your supervisor as soon as practical.
  • Assist others in lifting heavy equipment, supplies, etc., as directed or requested
  • Clean work/supply carts, equipment, etc., as necessary or directed
  • Ensure that equipment is cleaned and properly stored at the end of the shift.

 Resident Rights

  • Maintain the confidentiality of resident information
  • Knock before entering a resident’s room
  • Honor the residents’ personal and property rights
  • Inform resident when it is necessary to move his/her personal possessions during cleaning procedures.

 Miscellaneous

  • Turn in all found articles to your supervisor
  • Work in all areas of the facility
  • Work beyond normal working hours and on weekends and holidays when necessary, as well as in other positions as needed
  • Is subject to call-back during emergency conditions (e.g. severe weather, evacuation, post-disaster, etc.)
  • May be required to work on shifts other than the one for which hired.

 JOB SKILLS:

  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English language
  • Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with staff, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/staff, and the general public
  • Thrive in a team environment and work well with others
  • Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as the willingness to handle challenging residents/associates.

 ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS & PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to move, position and/or lift a minimum of fifty (50) pounds
  • Must be able to ascend/descend stairs
  • May be exposed to blood, body fluids, infectious diseases, air contaminants (including tobacco smoke) and hazardous chemicals.

     Lasell Village offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes; medical, dental, vision, 403b with a generous match (7.5%) after one year, tuition reimbursement, EAP, and public transportation reimbursement. Lasell Village is local to MBTA Riverside Station.

     Lasell Village is committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.

     We are proud to be listed as an Age Friendly Certified Employer.

     To apply, email:ECaetano@lasell.edu

    Driver, Per-Diem

    Lasell Village is seeking a per-diem Driver for our senior residents, to bring residents to outings and appointments. This is a per-diem (as needed) position. A clean driving record is required.

    The driver will be responsible for driving residents to the appointed destinations. The driver is responsible for ensuring the safety of the resident(s), knowing the protocol for emergencies, and being familiar with the local area and adjacent towns. When there is no driving assignment, the driver is responsible for assisting the Concierge Services staff as needed. Quality customer service is atop priority for everyone at the Village.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    · Provide excellent Customer Service; pick up residents promptly at requested times

    · Greets the resident with a friendly smile, provides a hand/arm as needed to help the resident in and out of the car. If a resident asks for assistance to pick their leg/legs, staff may do so

    · Request Wellness Center to evaluate a residents ability to get in and out of the car if you feel they are unsafe

    · Assists residents with bags or packages as needed or requested

    · Must wear a seatbelt at all times, and make sure that passengers are also buckled in safely

    · Keep the vehicles in a clean and tidy condition

    · Make sure the gas tank is at least half-full upon return to the Village at the end of the day

    · A cell phone will be provided for work-related phone calls only

    · Inspect vehicle that you are using at the beginning and end of your shift using the provided check sheet

    · Inform Manager of any problems with vehicle

    · Maintain confidentiality of resident care information to assure resident rights are protected

    · Pick up transportation messages, return calls as needed, and book appointments as requested.

    · Monitor guest parking lots and tag cars parked inappropriately.

    SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

    · Valid U.S. driver’s license with good driving record; drivers will need to produce an official driving record annually

    · Must have a high school diploma / GED.

    JOB SKILLS:

    · Customer-service oriented

    · Cheerful demeanor

    · Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English language

    · Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action

    · Always demonstrate tact when conversing with staff, residents, family members, visitors, and the public

    · Thrive in a team environment and work well with others

    ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS & PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

    · Moving/walking to the vehicle

    · Ascend/descend stairs

    · Sitting for extended periods of time

    · Must be able to move/lift fifty pounds.

    Lasell Village is committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.

    We are proud to be listed as an Age Friendly Certified Employer.

     To apply, email:Wcarter@lasell.edu

    Health Care

    Certified Nursing Assistant, 11pm-7am

    We are looking for a part-time CNA’s to work in our skilled nursing facility.  The primary duty of the CNA is to provide each resident with routine daily nursing care and services in accordance with the assessment and care plan and as may be directed by nursing supervisors.

    Requirements:

    • CNA License Required
    • Experience and passion for working with seniors
    • Able to perform tasks which may be physically demanding such as pushing, bending and lifting up to 50lbs.
    • Ability to maintain positive working relationships with residents, their families, peers, and other staff members
    • New graduates will be considered.

    WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU | THE BENEFITS

    • Competitive pay
    • We offer a full complement of employee benefits including health, dental, vision, and more!
    • Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Etc.
    • 403b plan with a generous match after 1 year of employment
    • Free ESL Training
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Public transportation reimbursement
    • Lasell Village is local to MBTA Riverside Station
    • Amazing corporate culture

    Lasell Village is committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.

    To apply email: ktucker@lasell.edu

    Certified Nursing Assistant, Wellness Center

    Lasell Village is looking for CNA’s to work per-diem in our Wellness Center. The ideal candidate will have availability between 8am-8pm.   The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) delivers efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient/family satisfaction. 

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    Patient Care

    • Treat all residents fairly, with kindness, dignity and respect, provide nursing care in privacy
    • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive Protected Health Information (PHI) at all times
    • Provides patient care in a manner conductive to safety and comfort. Patient care includes, but is not limited to:
      • Keep patients dry (change gown and linens when wet or soiled)
      • Assist with meals and daily snacks as indicated
      • Assists patient with or performs Activities of Daily Living (ADL)
      • Obtains and records Vital Signs and weights per policy
      • Assists patients with ambulation and transfers
      • Positions patients in correct body alignment in and out of bed
      • Applies adaptive equipment as ordered
      • Cares for personal belongings
      • Assists physician and/or licensed nurse with treatments and procedures as needed
    • Makes both occupied and unoccupied beds
    • Notify licensed nurse if patient identification is missing
    • Participates in the care planning process and implements care according to care plan
    • Performs skin care treatments, as permitted by state regulation
    • Applies simple clean dressings, slings, stockings and support bandages, under direction of the licensed nurse, as permitted by state regulation
    • Feeds or assists patients with meals and provides additional nourishment and hydration per care plan
    • Maintain intake and output records as instructed
    • Answers call light or bell promptly delivers messages, cleans areas of spillage or accidents
    • Uses standard precautions when caring for all patients. Adheres to Contact and/or droplet precautions as indicated
    • Reports changes in patient’s condition, patient/family concerns or complaints to charge nurse and/or supervisor
    • Report all complaints and grievances made by the resident.

    Teamwork

    • Participates in the orientation of newly hired staff
    • Collects and bags soiled linen and delivers to dirty linen area
    • Obtains clean linens and supplies from supply areas, cleans utility rooms, kitchen areas and all other nursing areas, as assigned
    • Cleans patient equipment as assigned
    • Promotes a culture of safety to ensure a healthy practice and living environment
    • Collaborates and coordinates with other department to provide timely effective care consistent with individual’s needs, choices and preferences
    • Contributes to an environment that is respectful, team-oriented, and responsive to the concerns of staff, patients and families
    • Participates in quality improvement activities as requested
    • Stays and works beyond scheduled shift if needed to meet state staffing requirements and/or needs of patients
    • Attend team meetings regularly, to assist in identifying and correcting problem areas, and/or the improvement of services
    • Notifies shift supervisor promptly when late or absent
    • Performs other duties as requested.

    Lasell Village is committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.

    To apply email: ktucker@lasell.edu

    Lifeguard, Per-Diem

    Lasell Village, a senior living community on the campus of Lasell University, is currently hiring a per-diem lifeguards . The ideal candidate would have weekday availability between 7:30am-1:00pm. Customer Service is a top priority at the Village. Lasell Village is a distinctively different life plan community with education at its heart, located in a New England village setting on the campus of Lasell College in Newton. At Lasell Village we strive for a caring, enriching, and vibrant community for our employees and residents. Lasell Village is home to more than 200 residents in independent living apartments, Lasell Studios, a 9 apartment supported living unit, and Lasell House, a 38 bed skilled nursing and rehabilitative facility.

    Job Specific Duties:

    1. Performs duties as a lifeguard

    2. Receive and follow Aquatics schedule/instructions from your supervisor and as outlines in our established policies and procedures.

    3. Perform all opening and closing procedures for the pool. Adheres to checklist provided

    4. Record pool temperature, pool chemicals, and attendance is required

    5. Reads and responds all communication notes on a daily basis

    Physical Demands

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a team member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to talk and hear. The team member frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

    Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

    This position requires varied hours between 7:30am and 1:30pm and weekend work.

    Required Education and Experience

    • High School or equivalent.
    • Must have at least 1-year experience in aquatic field.
    • Current lifeguard certification.
    • Must enjoy working with older adults in a supportive role.
    • Must hold valid lifeguarding and CPR certification.

      Lasell Village is committed to equal opportunity in every aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic predisposition, marital status, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and all other protected groups and classes under Federal and State Laws and executive orders.

      To apply email: ktucker@lasell.edu

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