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Cedar Village

On the Harry & Jeanette Weinberg-Paul & Joyce Heiman Family Campus
5467 Cedar Village Drive
Mason, Ohio 45040
(513) 754-3100 - Fax (513) 336-3174 www.cedarvillage.org/

2016 Workum Resident Life Intern at Cedar Village

Cedar Village, the Jewish Community’s retirement community located in Mason, Ohio offers a full continuum of care. Our facility boasts a 162-bed Health Care Facility (including long term care and short term rehabilitation) and 105 Assisted and Independent Living Apartments.  Cedar Village offers its residents and tenants a broad range of social, religious and cultural activities and programs designed to meet their needs and enhance their quality of life. Our mission, that aging will be an enriching and fulfilling experience for our older adults and their families, is visible everyday in everything that we do.

The 2016 Workum Resident Life Intern will be part of the Resident Life Department and will report to Diane Slovin, Director of Community and Resident Engagement. S/he will be responsible for the following:

  • Implementing and planning a special project  which will allow them to get to know the residents and help tell their life stories
  • Planning and leading small group activities in his/her area of interest
  • Assisting with special programs for the residents through the Berg Family Fund for Cultural, Educational and Recreational Activities; the Harkavy Fund for Programming; and the Drury Fund for Dementia Education

The Workum Summer Intern should be:

  • Interested in developing relationships with the elderly
  • Enthusiastic , energetic and compassionate
  • Flexible, dependable and motivated to make a difference in our residents’ lives
  • Organized and independent
  • Comfortable in a health care environment which includes many levels of care
  • Available for occasional evening and Sunday programming, when necessary

The Workum Summer Intern will gain:

  • Insights from our elderly population, with an average age of 87
  • Education about  opportunities in the health care industry
  • Involvement in meaningful intergenerational activities
  • Exposure to creative programming

 

Updated December 2015