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Assisted Living & Compass Memory Support

DORCHESTER CENTER, MA

Standish Village is managed by local, Massachusetts-based Senior Living Residences (SLR). SLR’s assisted living and memory support communities have been enriching the lives of seniors and their families for more than 25 years. SLR is acclaimed for our forward-thinking, pace-setting innovations in the world of senior care that include the renowned Compass Memory Support Program, the award-winning Brain Healthy Cooking Program and the stigma-shattering Dementia Friendly Communities Initiative that is quickly spreading across our area.

We enjoy an exceptional reputation among families and professionals for providing top notch care, creating innovative programs that enhance quality of life for residents, and for maintaining the highest of industry standards. It is our associates’ commitment to our “Right Values” philosophy that established and maintains our position of excellence, respect and trustworthiness in the senior housing industry. 

Want an incredibly rewarding career? Join the SLR 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!

Standish Village is close to the red line stop at Ashmont Station, and the Mattapan Trolley from Ashmont Station stops right behind our community!

Current Open Positions:

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

SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCES
Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States · Standish Village
Building and Grounds Associate
DESCRIPTION:
Standish Village is seeking a hardworking and dedicated professional to join our team as a full time Building and Grounds Associate!

At our community, priority number one is the enhancement of each resident’s Quality of Life. We focus on the whole person, not just the treatment of their most basic physical or cognitive needs. Our method is to individualize a plan of care for each resident, providing just the right combination of services to optimize their overall well-being, independence, personal dignity and enrichment.
 
Availability:
Sunday-Thursday 8am-4pm

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
  • Handle service maintenance calls from residents. Respond to work orders in a timely manner.
  • Assist with general daily housekeeping and heavy duty cleaning, assuring that the entire community is kept clean on a consistent basis.
  • Preform ongoing and preventative maintenance tasks.
  • Assist with apartment turnover with rapid turnaround.
  • Assist with model apartment set-up. Moving furniture to and from storage.
  • Handle snow removal and salt on walkways, sidewalks and entryways, as well as clearing residents vehicles during snowstorms.
  • Van driving responsibilities as needed for resident outings.
  • Notify Director of Building and Grounds when any supplies need to be reordered or of any equipment needs. 
 

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SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCES
Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States ·  Standish Village
Resident Care Associate (CNA, HHA)
 
Standish Village in Dorchester, 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! Our Standish Village team has worked together for many years and values team work. We would love to have committed individuals join our team!
 
Learn more about our community here.
 
Available Shifts
7am-3pm (Part Time)
3pm-11pm (Part Time, includes every other weekend)
11pm-7am (Every other weekend)

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!

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
  • 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
REQUIREMENTS:
  • 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.
 
BENEFITS:
  • 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 jobs@slr-usa.com.

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SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCES
Boston, Massachusetts, United States ·  Standish Village
Cook (Full Time)
 
DESCRIPTION:
Standish Village is seeking a full time cook to join our team. 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. Walk-in applicants are also welcome.

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
The cook will be responsible for preparing, planning and plating food for meals and special events, assisting with ordering, and accommodating residents’ dietary needs as required.
 
Availability:
10:30am-6:30pm, weekend availability required

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Qualified candidates must be ServSafe certified and have an interest in working with a senior population. Candidates with previous experience in a senior care facility are preferred.
  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
  • Minimum of 1-2 years experience as a cook in a fast paced setting, a hospitality or healthcare environment preferred
  • Working knowledge of kitchen organization and food preparation
  • Flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed
  • A desire to serve seniors and a dedication to improving their quality of life is required. 

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SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCES 
Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States · Standish Village
Dining Room Server
 
Standish Village, an assisted living community in Dorchester, MA, is hiring full time waitstaff to join our team. If you enjoy working with seniors, consider joining a team that gives our amazing residents and their guests an enjoyable and delicious dining experience! You will be greeting residents as they come in for meals, taking and serving orders to residents, and ensuring cleanliness and a positive spirit in the Dining Room.

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.
 
Availability: 
Full time, some weekend availability required
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • 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.
  • A desire to serve seniors and a dedication to improving their quality of life is required.

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SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCES
Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States · Standish Village
Utility Associate/Dishwasher
 
DESCRIPTION:
Standish Village Assisted Living located in Dorchester, MA, is seeking a full time Utility Associate/Dishwasher to join their team!

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.

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
  • Responsibilities include dish washing, heavy cleaning of kitchen counters & storeroom, mopping floors, emptying trash, and other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • The utility person will work with volunteers, residents of the community and other staff members to complete tasks.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be able to communicate clearly, listen to resident needs and work with both small and large groups.
  • Have excellent problem-solving skills and a strong work ethic.
  • Be able to lift 60 pounds and operate equipment safely.
  • Have a flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed
  • A desire to serve seniors and a dedication to improving their quality of life is required.
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