Join the Compass on the Bay Team!

Memory Support Assisted Living


Make a Real Difference in the Lives of Seniors…

At Compass on the Bay, each associate is an integral part of the team, making a positive impact on the lives of our residents minute-to-minute and day-to-day. We believe that valued associates are the best associates and offer ample opportunities to grow professionally and personally.

Whether you’re a resident care associate on the overnight shift, a concierge working with residents and families, or an energetic member of our dining team — We want what you want,

  • A local, Massachusetts-based company
  • Professional training opportunities
  • Outstanding benefits
  • Work-life balance
  • Rewarding, home-like work environment
  • A chance to create lasting relationships with residents

Want an incredibly rewarding career? Join our team!

Work alongside a team of caring and compassionate professionals. Enjoy an outstanding benefits package. Help make our residents’ twilight years their best years. Apply below!

Compass on the Bay is less than a 20-minute walk from the JFK and Andrew MBTA stops on the red line. There are also bus lines (7, 9, 10, 11) that drop off right in front of our community! Get directions

Current Open Positions:

Click an open position below for a full job description and to apply.

Senior Living Residences
Boston, Massachusetts, United States 
· Compass on the Bay
Resident Care Associate (CNA, HHA)
Compass on the Bay in South Boston, MA is hiring caring and compassionate Certified Nursing Assistants and Home Health Aides to serve as Resident Care Associates. Our Resident Care Associates provide direct care to seniors, are committed to providing a safe home-like environment, have a passion for helping others, and enjoy having fun!
Learn more about our community here.
Available Shifts
Opening 1: 7am-3pm (Per Diem)
Opening 2: 3pm-11pm (Part Time, Per Diem)
Opening 3: 11pm-7am (Full Time, Part Time, Per Diem)

Don’t see a shift opening that matches your needs? We may have flexible hours and schedules available, which is great for students, mother’s hours, and retirees! Apply to find out more about our flexible schedules!

  • Spending quality time with seniors and providing direct personal care
  • Joining or leading fun activities of your choice with the residents
  • Tracking care and other tasks with our easy-to-use electronic health record system
  • Light housekeeping services, with the support of the housekeeping team
  • Assistance with dining services, as needed
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA), strongly preferred
  • Desire to work with seniors, required; Experience preferred but all necessary training is provided for associates
  • Compassionate, patient, committed to teamwork, dedicated, trustworthy, positive attitude
No certification or license? Talk to us. We have internal training programs that once completed, may qualify you for this position.
  • Competitive pay, generous paid time off, and holiday pay
  • Referral bonus programs
  • No more paper care plans! Chromebooks used in the community for all documentation needs
  • Access your schedule, time off requests, and pay information from anywhere with our app-based payroll system
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion programming for associates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-term and short-term disability
  • 401(K) Match program
  • A caring team that is focused on doing right by our residents and one another
To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!
Not ready to apply just yet but have questions? Email us at

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South Boston, Massachusetts, United States · Compass on the Bay
Dining Room Server
Compass on the Bay, an assisted living and memory support community in South Boston, is hiring a dining room server. This is a part time position which includes weekends. If you enjoy working with seniors, come and be part of the team that gives our amazing residents and their guests an enjoyable and delicious dining experience!

SLR communities are guided by our core beliefs in resident quality of life, integrity, innovation, discovery and valued associates. We are proud of the environment we have cultivated that encourages all associates’ ideas and feedback in an effort to better our programming, operations and, of course, care for our residents.
Full time and part time availability 
  • Experience in a similar role is preferred as well as a flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed are required.
  • Candidates with ServSafe certification preferred.
  • A desire to serve seniors and a dedication to improving their quality of life is required.

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South Boston, Massachusetts, United States · Compass on the Bay
Programming Assistant (Activities Assistant)
Compass on the Bay is seeking a dynamic, innovative programmer who is creative, friendly, energetic and organized to assist the Program Director in creating, scheduling and implementing programs for our residents. The role is a full time position at Compass on the Bay in South Boston, MA.
Sunday 10:00am-5:30pm, Monday-Thursday 12:00pm-7:30pm
  • The Programming Assistant provides assistance in managing a comprehensive program for active independent seniors, as well as individuals with memory impairments, with the goal of enhancing their social, intellectual, creative, spiritual and physical well­ being. As assigned, instructs and supervises other assistants, Resident Care Associates (RCAs) and volunteers in their participation in activity programming; and serves as a liaison with family members, the larger community and care providers.
  • The Programming Assistant may assist with developing, scheduling and directing these programs daily, including driving residents to off-site activities in the community van.
  • Duties also include providing support for photography, the creation of a monthly newsletter, updating the community Facebook page, and assisting with public relations efforts.
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree.
  • 1 to 2 years experience working with the elderly and/or Alzheimer’s populations; experience providing programs or services to the elderly is preferred.
  • Must be responsible, organized, and dependable with the ability to communicate effectively with senior citizens and their families.
  • Computer skills required.
  • Must have patience, tact, cheerful disposition and enthusiasm.
  • Must have a history of responsible, accident-free driving

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