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About

Updated October 9, 2019

98% of our employees believe the services of Senior Resources positively impact people’s lives (2019 staff survey)

  • “I enjoy working at Senior Resources because I think this company is a true asset to the community and the aging population. The services provided are top notch and employees really care about the mission of this agency. Additionally, the benefit package is wonderful, and the atmosphere and culture of the employees is very welcoming. Not to mention the flexibility and the family-oriented vision from administration on down makes this a very rewarding and enjoyable place to work!” – Sarah
  • “I not only enjoy working here, I love working here. The work that we do as an agency is so very rewarding, it is a fulfilling place to be. Also, the entire staff from management on down is incredibly supportive and positive which makes coming to work each day is a blessing.”  – Lisa

 

*Unsolicited resumes or applications are not accepted.

 

 

Companion Care Providers – learn more in this short video

Part-Time – Up to 20 hrs./wk.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:                                                                                                           

Help develop a personalized activity based plan for clients. This plan will use light housekeeping, games, letter writing, gardening, reading, cooking, etc. to help improve the quality of life and inspire older adults in their home.

Work with Companion Care Manager and family to continuously improve and modify activity plan as needed.

Complete weekly report on how client is responding to the service.

Motivate clients to be an active participant in all activities.

Ability to develop and encourage active thinking, supportive conversation and encourage social activities.

Assist clients in scheduling appointments and transportation when needed.

* If you are comfortable, transporting the client to doctor’s appts., grocery store, small outings to help them maintain their independence.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: 

Passion for working with older adult populations.

Must enjoy games, crafts, and activities.

Strong motivation skills to engage seniors to be active participants.

Must possess a valid Michigan driver’s license and have reliable transportation with proof of auto insurance.

Annual testing for tuberculosis.

Must pass Criminal Background Check.

Must pass the Systems for Award Management check.

Transporting (if applicable):

Your car must pass a Vehicle Inspection check on cars 5+ yrs. old at Senior Resources expense.

Must pass a Driver’s Records Check.

Must provide proof of valid vehicle registration yearly & auto insurance upon each renewal.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

Experience working with older adults helpful but not necessary.

 

To apply, please send cover letter & resume to Nicole Epplett.

nepplett@seniorresourceswmi.org

560 Seminole Road

Muskegon, MI 49444

We have internship opportunities available in the areas of Social Work and Human Services.

Please contact our HR Director, Nicole Epplett, for more information.

nepplett@seniorresourceswmi.org

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer