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Perry Lutheran Home – Activity Assistant

Are you a fun, creative and kind person that wants to make a daily, positive impact on the lives of others?

Start loving your job today, and join our team of innovative and compassionate caregivers.

Perry Lutheran Home is looking for a friendly, outgoing and respectful person like you to develop and implement engagement strategies, activities and programming for our amazing memory care residents! You would be working in our award-winning, dementia neighborhoods of St. James and St. John.

This hourly, part-time position offers:

  • Investment in and development of employees through training and education opportunities
  • Ability to become a Certified Dementia Practitioner through the NCCDP
  • Flexibility of schedule and hours; approximately 20-30 hrs per week
  • On-site daycare offering convenience and peace-of-mind

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in creating and implementing dementia engagement strategies, activities, and programming in Main Campus memory care communities St. James and St. John
  • Assist with assessment of resident abilities, limitations, and preferences related to activities
  • Assist in planning for and providing group and individual activities
  • Chaperone off-site scheduled activities
  • Keep accurate record related to areas of responsibility
  • Demonstrate interpersonal effectiveness by building meaningful relationships with individuals
  • Use critical thinking skills to constantly improve and innovate


  • Applicants must be 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or its equivalent
  • Demonstrate basic computer, organizational, communication, and problem resolution skills
  • Desire to work with and serve residents in a way that is compassionate, personalized, and respectful.

Perry Lutheran Home, founded in 1956, is a 70-bed, nine-apartment (Main Campus) and 39-apartment (Spring Valley Campus) Christian Caring Community in Perry, Iowa. LeadingAge Iowa has awarded Perry Lutheran Home and its team several awards for Innovation, Service, Caregiving, and Leadership.

If this opportunity sounds like the one for you, please apply in-person today!

Alyssa Poland
Perry Lutheran Home
2323 Willis Ave.
Perry, IA 50220

A pre-employment drug screen is required for this position. Perry Lutheran Home is an equal opportunity employer.

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Posted 12/16/2017

Perry Child Development Center

The Perry Child Development Center is hiring a full-time teaching associate.

A CDA is preferred, but we will train.

Excellent benefits.

Call 515-465-2522 and ask for Laurie or Joyce, or stop in at 920 18th St. for an application.

Posted 11/20/2017

Posted 11/15/2017

Rowley Masonic Community

The Rowley Masonic Community is seeking qualified applicants for the following positions:


C.N.A./C.M.A., 2-10 p.m., full-time and part-time
R.N./L.P.N., 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. shift and 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. shift, full-time and part-time
Dietary aide, noon to 8 p.m., part-time

Apply in person at the Rowley Masonic Community, 1300 28th Street in Perry Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at business office. An application may be printed at the Rowley Masonic Community website.

Posted 12/11/2017


JBS in Beardstown, Illinois

Openings: productions, management and maintenance positions available

Up to $19.65 for Production

Up to $21.55 for Maintenance

*Relocation Package Available for all positions*

For more information, please call 217-323-6302

Great benefits packages, including Medical, Free HRA Accounts, 401K, Disability, Life Insurance

Great leadership programs for current employees and college students who are interested in a career with JBS

JBS offers a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

JBS is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted 10/4/2017


Perry Lutheran Home

Interested in an job opportunity where you can make a positive impact?

Grow your career and join the team at the Award-Winning, Perry Lutheran Home!

  • Competitive Pay
  • Health/Dental Insurance Options
  • On-Site Daycare
  • Training/Education Opportunities

CNA/CMA – $1500 sign-on bonus!

2pm – 10pm
10pm – 6am

RN/LPN – $3000 sign-on bonus!

6pm – 6am


6am – 2pm
3:30pm – 8pm


6am – 2pm

Stop by in-person at 2323 Willis Ave, Perry, IA, and fill out an application today. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Questions? Contact Melissa Gannon at 515-465-5342 or

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Posted 11/21/2017