POSTED DATE: January 27, 2015

Life Enrichement Associate

SHIFT: Varies / 7 Days per week. Hours vary, including a weekend each month.

TYPE: Full time, non-exempt

College preferred with training or previous work experience in the area of enrichment programs or a related field working with older adults. Background demonstrates creativity, organization and planning skills. Flexible to work programs/events as scheduled. Experienced in Windows, Microsoft Office, Outlook and Internet research. Valid Illinois Driver's License and certified in CPR.

Assist with planning and implementation of programs and leisure activities for Villa St. Benedict residents. Programs will be arranged and scheduled based on resident interest and needs; this may include evenings, weekends and holidays. Work closely with the Director of Resident Services in scheduling events, programs, maintaining bulletin boards with decorations and announcements. Assist with the orientation of new residents into the VSB community and learn their hobbies/interests. Assist with purchasing of supplies and materials needed for activities. As needed provides driving for resident transportation needs which includes planned outings. Prepare reports and records as needed for this area. This position is considered a "direct care" position, and thus is subject to the requirements outlined in the Assisted Living and Shared Housing Administrative Code, including the annual completion of 8 hours of targeted training.

CNA / Part Time

DEPARTMENT: Resident Care (Benedale)

SHIFT: Every other Friday (5pm-9pm) / Every other Saturday & Sunday (5pm-9pm)

TYPE: Part Time. Non-Exempt

High school diploma or equivalent. Must be on the Illinois Registry for Nursing Assistants. One year's previous experience as a nurse aide, preferably working with dementia care. CPR/AED & First Aid certified (or accomplished within 90 days of hire). Ability to perform tasks as assigned and handle emergency situations calmly and effectively. Ability to substitute other shifts as a PRN.

Provides basic nursing and related nonprofessional services for the personal needs and comfort of residents. Maintain resident records; provide escort services to activities, meals, etc. Assist with laundry services and bed making if requested.

SERVERS, Part Time

DEPARTMENT: Culinary Services

SHIFT: 4:00pm to 7:30pm, 2-3 shifts/week including weekends

TYPE: Part Time. Non-Exempt

Outstanding customer service skills with an outgoing and friendly personality. Ability to perform tasks as assigned.

Serve residents in our restaurant style dining rooms. Also handle set up and clean up tables in dining room plus restocking items for each meal service.


DEPARTMENT: Culinary Services

SHIFT: 11:00am to 7:30pm, varying days during the week, plus some weekends

TYPE: Full Time. Non-Exempt

High School diploma and training in culinary arts. Minimum of two years experience or a combination of education and/or experience in cooking and food service work. Needs to have a working knowledge of food services routines.

Prepares all cold and hot food items including accompaniments and garnishes following preparation sheets and provided recipes. Completes food temperature checks at each meal. Completes preparation records and stores food items properly at the close of meal service. Responsible for cleanliness, sanitation and organization of kitchen including storage and cooler areas. Follows safety and sanitation rules and practices.

Resident Companion – At Your Service

SHIFT: Varies / 7 Days per week / Part time

TYPE: Non-Exempt

Available to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends. A valid Illinois drivers license will be needed at times. It would be helpful if someone has at least one year working with people in a senior living community or in a customer related position. CPR/AED certified or willing to be trained/certified. Must be willing to complete 4 hours of required training prior to receiving an assignment.

Provide non-clinical services for the personal needs and comfort of residents/clients. Maintain records as needed. Services may include shopping, escort services to appointments, activities, meals. May also assist with home tasks such as laundry, organizing closets, etc.



If Villa St. Benedict sounds like a great place to work, we'd like to hear from you. 

Download and complete the Villa St. Benedict employment application or provide a resume with a cover letter.

Fax to: Confidential Fax Number 630-725-7016.
Email to:

Mail to or drop off at:
Villa St. Benedict
1920 Maple Avenue
Lisle, IL 60532
Attn: Employment Opportunity

Interested?  Any questions, please call Crystal at 630-725-7019.

Equal Housing OpportunityVilla St. Benedict is co-sponsored by The Benedictine Sisters of the Sacred Heart and Benedictine Health System. Villa St. Benedict is a faith-based community that is welcoming to all.