Employment at Cedar Crest in Janesville, WI

Opportunities for Employment:

Cedar Crest, Inc., a Continuing Care Retirement Community located on South River Road in Janesville, WI is looking for qualified individuals who exhibit compassion and kindness in their daily work.  Currently, we have the following positions available:

Full-Time and Part time CNA’s.   $11.00 to start with a $1.50 shift differential for PM and Night Shifts
Ask about our Weekender Program.  CNA's $17.00/hr & PCA's $16.00/hr

The successful candidate will have the following skills, knowledge and abilities:

Compassionate with a positive attitude
Stellar customer service skills
Excellent work ethic
Available rotating weekends and holidays
Experience in Long Term Care or Rehab a plus

Full-Time and Part-Time LPN's and RN's for the PM and NOC Shift

Full-Time Dementia Care Specialist

If you are a caring, compassionate, dependable and hardworking individual, we would like you to join our Life Enrichment Team.
This individual will work through the Cedar Crest Life Enrichment Department with responsibility in developing, implementing and facilitating individual and group therapeutic programming to meet the needs of residents with dementia. Assist in planning and implementing educational opportunities for staff and family members of residents with dementia.

Essential Duties:
  • Assess residents and participate with the Activity Manager in formulating an individual plan of care for cognitively impaired/dementia residents.
  • Complete Personal History and Interest Assessment, creating care plans for Dementia residents in the Health Center
  • Plan, implement and carry out activities with dementia/dementia related residents in group and on a 1:1 basis in Memory Care and the Health Care Center
  • Plan and implement creative programming for dementia residents utilizing; movement, music/Music & Memory Program, cognitive skill, daily living skills and the arts.
  • Provide and promote staff participation in Dementia specific in-services/education
  • Attend weekly Activity Department meetings and required in-services
  • Other duties as assigned
  • At least two years of experience in long term care or related field.
  • Must have experience working with dementia/dementia-related individuals and have an understanding of the dementia process and its impact on therapeutic programming.
  • Completion of Dementia Specialist course or equivalent preferred

Full-Time Music Program Specialist

Share your love for music and greatly impact the lives of our residents.

Music Therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions to accomplish goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional who has completed an approved music therapy program.

Qualifications for this position include:
  • Current Music Therapy certification with the Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT) and bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy.
  • Current Wisconsin state Music Therapy licensure/registration.
  • Proficient singing and guitar and/or piano skills and familiarity with music throughout the 1900’s.
  • Leadership experience with both individuals and large and small group settings, including performing choir groups preferred.
  • Previous Music Therapy experience in a long-term care setting with Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease, and other related disorders preferred.
In return for your expertise, you’ll enjoy a great team environment, the reward of positively impacting our residents every day and the opportunity to learn and grow

Our full-time benefit package includes:

Medical Plan
Dental Plan
Life Insurance
403(b) plan with employer contribution
Generous PTO package
Six Paid Holidays 

If you enjoy working on a great team in a great environment Cedar Crest, Inc. is the place for you.
Interested parties can either fill out an application online or mail a resume to:
Cedar Crest, Inc.
Human Resources
1702 S. River Road
Janesville, WI 53546