Careers

Join the Goddard House Team!

For more than a Century, the Goddard House has provided a safe and inviting home for Boston area seniors. Our daily commitment is to provide an atmosphere that emphasizes dignity, self-reliance and a warm sense of community, evident to all who walk through our doors.

Known for our forward-thinking, pace-setting innovations in the world of senior care and our 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, the Goddard House is the perfect place for those looking for a rewarding career in senior living.

Want an incredibly rewarding career? Here Are 3 Reasons to Join the Goddard team!

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

Apply below!

Current Open Positions

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SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCES
Brookline, Massachusetts, United States · Goddard House
Community Relations Associate (Receptionist)

DESCRIPTION

Goddard House, an assisted living and memory support community in Brookline, MA, is acclaimed for its forward-thinking, pace-setting innovations in the world of senior care that includes our award-winning Brain Healthy Cooking Program! Goddard House enjoys an exceptional reputation among both families and professionals for providing quality care, creating innovative programs that enhance quality of life for residents and for maintaining the highest of industry standards. But it is our associates’ commitment to our “Right Values” philosophy that established and maintains this position of excellence, respect and trustworthiness in the senior housing industry. Working in the assisted living field requires compassion, integrity. Our most successful associates don’t view their role as just a job but as an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of seniors.

 

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 the best years. 

 
Available Shifts
Per diem, as needed hours available to cover vacations and emergencies.
 

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?

At our community, the Front Desk Receptionist is the information center of our community, managing all phone calls, greeting visitors, providing community information, managing resident transportation and outing schedules, and assisting residents with all requests. In addition, the Front Desk Receptionist shall be responsible for administrative duties as assigned by the Director of Business Administration. This position requires superior people skills.

 

REQUIREMENTS / WHAT WE EXPECT:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, preferred
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Must be comfortable to assist in emergency situations, and able to do so in a calm, competent and efficient manner
  • Knowledge of general office equipment including telephone systems and printer/copier
  • Basic computer skills (word-processing, spreadsheets, internet)
 

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SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCES
Brookline, Massachusetts, United States · Goddard House
Resident Care Director (Nurse Manager)
 
Goddard House, an assisted living and memory support community in Brookline, is acclaimed for its forward-thinking, pace-setting innovations in the world of senior care that includes a renowned Olmsted Memory Support Neighborhood, as well as the award-winning Brain Healthy Cooking Program and the stigma-shattering Dementia Friendly Communities Initiative that is quickly spreading across our area.

Goddard House enjoys an exceptional reputation among both families and professionals for providing quality care, creating innovative programs that enhance quality of life for residents and for maintaining the highest of industry standards. But it is our associates’ commitment to our “Right Values” philosophy that established and maintains this position of excellence, respect and trustworthiness in the senior housing industry. Working in the assisted living field requires compassion, integrity. Our most successful associates don’t view their role as just a job but as an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of seniors.

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 the best years. 

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
The Resident Care Director manages, directs and develops a comprehensive care program for all residents of the community, including traditional Assisted Living residents as well as Independent Living residents and those in our specialized Alzheimer’s and Dementia care neighborhood. The RCD oversees the training and managing of our team of CNAs and serves as a liaison with family members, community agencies, physicians and care providers.

* This position requires on-call responsibilities to best support the staff and community.

REQUIREMENTS / WHAT WE EXPECT:
A passion for working with seniors. A collaborative mindset that values teamwork. Excellent communication skills. A tech-forward approach to daily operations, especially in this “new normal”. An ability to maintain professional integrity and to build trust, especially in challenging situations. 

This position requires a Registered Nurse who is a graduate of an approved nursing program with valid Massachusetts nursing license or otherwise meets the requirements of Assisted Living regulations, or equivalent. Experience in a senior community environment and a means of transportation to complete assessments for new and returning residents is a MUST!
 

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SENIOR LIVING RESIDENCES
Brookline, Massachusetts, United States · Goddard House
Cook (Full Time)
 
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.
 
Goddard House, an assisted living and memory support community in Brookline, MA, is seeking a full time Cook 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!

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.
 
Available Shifts
Friday-Monday: 6am-2:30pm
 
Hourly Rate: $18

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
Brookline, Massachusetts, United States · Goddard House
Resident Care Associate (CNA, HHA)
 
Goddard House, an assisted living and memory support community in Brookline is on the lookout for top-notch caregivers (CNA/HHA).  Acclaimed for our forward-thinking, pace-setting innovations in the world of senior care, including our highly-regarded EnrichedLIFE Experiences and our award-winning Brain Healthy Cooking Program, we are an equal-opportunity employer, committed to doing right by our employees.

Available Shifts
Shift 1: 6:30am-3pm (Full Time)
Shift 2: 2:30pm-11pm (Full Time, every other weekend)
Shift 3: 11pm-7:30am (Part Time)
 
DESCRIPTION:
You’ll be working alongside a group of friendly, compassionate people committed to doing the very best they can to take care of seniors. Our Resident Care Associates are responsible for the delivery of quality care to Goddard Houses’s  residents while encouraging independence and ensuring each resident’s physical, social, cultural, intellectual, and mental well being. Why work in Assisted Living? It is a pleasant working environment. We offer a homelike, residential setting. You will work with seniors who are frail and need personal care, but are not sick. You will have so many opportunities to participate in meaningful programs and to build close relationships with residents

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
  • Direct personal care for seniors (Activities of Daily Living “ADLs” and Self-Administered Medication Management “SAMM”)
  • Compliance, reporting and record keeping
  • Assistance with social, wellness, art and fitness activity programming
  • Reminding/escorting residents to activities
  • Light housekeeping services
  • Assistance with community special events
  • Assistance with dining services, as needed
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA)
  • Experienced in senior care
  • Compassionate, patient, committed to teamwork, dedicated, trustworthy, positive 
  • Fluent in English (read, write, speak and understand English)
  • Able to handle physical requirements of the job (standing, sitting, bending, moving and transferring residents “one-person or two-person assist”)

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