In anticipation of its opening later this year, Broadview at Purchase College is hiring for dozens of positions at the community.
Broadview at Purchase College is a university-based retirement community on the campus of the State University of New York in Westchester that champions intergenerational collaboration and lifelong learning. In a unique concept, its Founders Learning Commons building is designed for students and Charter Members to learn together.
Connie Hewitt, Human Resources Director for Broadview at Purchase College, said that Broadview will be hiring almost 200 employees within the first two years of its opening.
Among the positions it hopes to fill are general maintenance, grounds, security, drivers, IT technology, janitors, laundry and housekeeping. It is also seeking food and beverage employees including chefs, sous chefs, servers and cooks, as well as service employees to work in fitness, wellness, activities and social services.
“We are interviewing for a wide range of positions at Broadview in anticipation of our opening sometime in the fall,’’ said Hewitt. “This is an exciting opportunity for talented and committed individuals who are looking to work at a vibrant senior learning community. Broadview at Purchase College fully embraces a culture of hospitality, and we are dedicated to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion.’’
Broadview will offer a full continuum of services including Independent Living, Assisted Living, Enhanced Assisted Living, and Memory Care. The community has 220 senior residential apartments and villas, 20 percent of which are set aside for residents who meet certain median income requirements.
With 95 percent of the residences already reserved, Broadview at Purchase has more than 300 Charter Members who are already forming a sense of community. Through programming and social activities such as virtual Friday coffees, they can share their excitement and their questions about the upcoming move in.
Located on a 40-acre site on campus with walking and exercise trails, Broadview will offer
a wealth of amenities, including a swimming pool, fitness center, movie theatre, spa and salon, dining venues, and on-site health center, among other features.
And as part of the Purchase College community, Broadview residents will also enjoy the many amenities of the college including the renowned Neuberger Museum of Art, the Performing Arts Center, the academic and athletic facilities, and the park-like campus as well as formal and informal programming and collaborative opportunities designed to promote intergenerational engagement with students.
Broadview is being co-developed by Senior Care Development, LLC and LCS Development, LLC, and will be operated by Life Care Services®. LCS has over 50 years of senior living and housing experience and manages over 140 senior living communities nationwide. LCS has been rated best in customer satisfaction with independent senior living communities 4 years in a row by J.D. Power. For more information, visit Broadview online.
Broadview Senior Living is a university-based retirement community located on the Purchase College, SUNY campus in Purchase, New York, a part of Westchester County. The design for Broadview hinges on lifelong learning and intergenerational collaboration, as residents will be able to audit courses and attend performances, lectures, events, and more, all on the Purchase College campus. Broadview will comprise 220 living apartments and villas for seniors ages 62 and older, as well as offer assisted living apartments and memory care suites on-site. Broadview is currently under construction and is scheduled to open in Fall 2023. For more information, visit https://broadviewseniorliving.org/.
About Purchase College, SUNY
Purchase College, part of the State University of New York (SUNY) network of 64 universities and colleges, was founded in 1967 by Governor Nelson Rockefeller. His aspiration for Purchase was to create a dynamic campus that combined conservatory training in the visual and performing arts with programs in the liberal arts and sciences, in order to inspire an appreciation for both intellectual and artistic talents in all students. Today, Purchase College, SUNY is a community of students, faculty, and friends where open-minded engagement with the creative process leads to a lifetime of intellectual growth and professional opportunity. For more information about the College, visit www.purchase.edu.
About Life Care Services®
Life Care Services, an LCS Company, has the experience required to boost community financial performance, increase occupancy, and develop new lifestyle and health initiatives to meet consumer expectations and help communities thrive. With a long track record of excellence, Life Care Services sets itself apart from other senior living companies with its unique, comprehensive portfolio of support services. Life Care Services is the nation’s second-largest operator of senior living communities and has expertise in the management of both Life Plan and Rental communities. From independent living to assisted living, skilled nursing to memory care, at Life Care Services, Experience Is Everything. For more information, visit lifecareservicesLCS.com.