Director of Fitness & Wellness

Meadowood is a not-for-profit Life Plan Community located in central Montgomery County, PA, near Lansdale. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of life for all who experience the Meadowood community. We will adapt to serve the needs of current and future residents in a way that enhances the lifestyle of each individual. Wellness, engaging residents and employees to create memorable experiences, open communication, community outreach, and best practices in our operations are hallmarks of our Vision.

We currently have the following position open in our Fitness and Wellness Department:

Director of Fitness & Wellness (8:30am-5:00pm) Execute a Wellness approach in directing the planning, promotion and implementation of activities and services appropriate to the physical needs of our residents and staff. The emphasis of a wellness approach is on the seven dimensions of wellness, including: physical, emotional, mental, environmental, spiritual, social, and occupational wellness. The Director is responsible for residential and employee wellness programs. This includes but is not limited to: wellness activities, coordination and planning of special events, supporting Meadowood’s business goals, and contributing to Meadowood’s positive reputation as an employer of choice in the larger community.

Required: Bachelor’s Degree in related field, 2 years’ experience working with a geriatric population, and demonstrated management skills. Certifications or ability to attain certifications in Pool Operator, Personal Training, Fall Proof, Lifeguard, CPR/AED, and others as may be needed for the fitness program. Ability to design and/or teach fitness classes, as needed. Strong communications/interpersonal skills for daily interactions with residents, family members, peers and external constituencies. A safety mindset, problem-solving skills, ability to work independently, strong organizational and planning skills. Basic knowledge of skeletal and muscle biomechanics, knowledge of fitness needs for special population, basic lifting skills, and communications skills with senior citizens. Knowledge of budgeting and projections for future needs of the organization.

Meadowood is a great place to work!

Perks & Benefits:

  • >90% paid single health and free single dental coverage
  • Health Savings Accounts
  • Fully paid life and disability insurance
  • Generous, flexible paid time-off plan – up to 29 days per year begins accruing immediately
  • Fully vested retirement savings plan with a dollar-for-dollar match
  • Free, confidential Employee Assistance Program
  • Referral and retention bonuses
  • Value meal pricing in our Garden Café – three meals a day
  • Discounted, on-site salon and massage services
  • Employee Wellness Program including free Fitness Center membership
  • Fun events, prizes and incentives

To apply click here to download a job application. Your completed application and resume may be emailed to Beth Cwiklinski at ecwiklinski@mwood.org, dropped off/mailed to Beth at Meadowood, at 3205 Skippack Pike, Worcester, PA 19490, or faxed to (610) 584-3645. Meadowood is a drug free workplace and an equal opportunity employer. For more information, visit us online at www.meadowood.net.