Senior Living Jobs in Essex, CT

Where Career Meets Passion

Are you looking for a job where you can make a difference in someone’s life every day? Would you like to work as part of a collaborative, respectful team? Are you looking for a job in Essex, CT, that offers growth potential? It sounds like a senior living job at Essex Meadows could be exactly right for you.

We believe that when team members are well cared for and happy, they take excellent care of the residents in turn. The lifestyle at Essex Meadows is rooted in our hospitality culture, and our friendly and welcoming team members are the stewards of that culture. With thorough training and positive support, we will set you up to succeed.

Team members and residents often develop strong bonds, which is reflected in their warm daily interactions, but also in special tokens of gratitude. Residents donate to a scholarship fund for team members as well as an employee appreciation fund, distributed yearly. Their generosity is proof that the care, dedication and positivity you bring each day to your senior living job at Essex Meadows makes a difference.

Shifts Available
Full time evenings, 32 hours/week, Monday-Friday
Part time weekends, Saturday & Sunday 7:00pm-7:00am, every other weekend
Part time nights, Monday-Friday

Ensures that nursing care is provided, staffing is maintained, and all programs, policies, and medical regimens are followed. This individual assists the Head Nurse and Director of Nursing Services in a manner that supports and enhances the goals of the department.

Shifts Available
Full time evenings & nights, 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday
Part time weekends, Saturday & Sunday 7:00pm-7:30am, every other weekend

The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), in accordance with established policies and procedures, assists the nursing staff in providing care for the residents of the Health Center. The CNA is responsible to feed, bathe, dress, groom, exercise, position, turn, and assist in all the activities of daily living with any special function or need of the resident.

Shifts Available
Full time, 40 hours/week, Tuesday-Saturday

The Residential Housekeeper is responsible, in accordance with policies and procedures that are established, for maintaining a clean and safe environment for the Residential side of the facility

Shifts Available
Full time & Part time positions available

The diet aide/ Health Center Office Support is responsible, in accordance with policies and procedures, for assembling meals for the residents as ordered while stocking and maintaining a sanitary health center kitchen.

Shifts Available
Part time, hours include evenings & weekends.

The role of Server is one of the most demanding positions in any dining establishment. Our goal is to give you all the tools and training necessary for you to provide outstanding service to our guests. It is your responsibility to acquire the technical skills necessary to physically perform confidently and safely. Also, you must acquire the knowledge necessary to answer any question the guest has concerning our department and its services.

Resumes can be sent to and any questions can be directed to Michelle Davis, HR Director at 860-767-7201.

Employment Benefits:

  • Vacation time
  • Personal/Sick time
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Short-term disability
  • Voluntary long-term disability
  • Voluntary vision
  • 401(k) plan with employer match program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Scholarships
  • Holiday bonus
  • Exercise room
  • Referral bonus program
  • Care purchasing discount programs
  • Auction
  • Holiday party
  • Employee wellness program

Take the Next Step

If you think you can bring a warm and professional approach to a senior living job, and you’d like to work with interesting and beloved residents, apply for a full-time or part-time position with us today.