Goodwin House operates Life Plan Communities in Alexandria and Falls Church, Virginia. We are a nationally known, faith-based, nonprofit, community for older adults, recognized as being an industry leader, and strive to improve the lives our residents and the staff who care for them.
Life at Goodwin House is rich with upscale activities, events, cultural programs, and interesting trips in and around the Northern Virginia area. At Goodwin House Bailey's Crossroads, we are currently seeking an individual with a passion for working with older adults to join our team as our Events and Cultural Arts Manager. In addition to creative and stimulating event planning, the Events and Cultural Arts Manager is also responsible for budgetary oversight and ensuring regulatory compliance with State and Federal regulations. Experience working with older adults is required.
At Goodwin House we pride ourselves on low staff turnover and high staff satisfaction. For staff members who meet eligibility criteria, we offer competitive compensation and benefits including health, vision, and dental insurance; generous 401k plan with employer match; tuition assistance, and much more.
The successful candidate will have the following:
At least two years of experience working with older adults required.
At least two years of experience in event planning, activities or related recreational field required.
Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline from an accredited college or university preferred, or equivalent work experience.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
Must have advanced computer and technical skills.
Must possess sincere kindness, compassion and empathy for others.
Goodwin House is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
About Goodwin House
Since 1967, we’ve been enhancing the lives and expanding the possibilities of aging for older adults. Goodwin House is a faith-based, mission-driven, nonprofit organization located in the Northern Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C. We are known for providing high quality service and exceptional quality care. Our two premier continuing care retirement communities – Goodwin House Alexandria and Goodwin House Bailey’s Crossroads in Falls Church, Fairfax County, and conveniently near Arlington – offer all levels of living from residential living to assisted living, memory support and nursing care.