Gatehouse Attendant - Pennswood Village

Gatehouse Attendant, Part-Time

Pennswood Village
Newtown, PA

HOURS Part-time position. Must be able to work at least 2 shifts per week. Various hours available for mornings, afternoons, and evenings. 
EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
LOCATION Pennswood Village - Newtown, PA

High School graduate or equivalent, or in progress.


  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Demonstrated outstanding surveillance and observation skills.
  • Demonstrated professional and responsive interactions with residents and their family members, staff, and visitors.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal, communication, and problem solving skills.
  • Must be able to work independently and as a contributing team member.

Ability to meet the physical demands of the position, i.e., sitting, bending, stooping, lifting a minimum of 15 pounds and sitting for extended periods of time. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Reporting to the Transportation Manager, the Meadow Gatehouse Attendant staffs the Gatehouse and provides excellent customer service while documenting and screening all visitors, contractors, and vendors arriving at the Pennswood Village Campus. The Meadow Gatehouse Attendant is responsible to create the best first impression of the Pennswood Community.

  • Maintain a visible presence at the Gatehouse; greet visitors to the campus with a professional demeanor.
  • Issue clearance to visitors and deliveries.
  • Screen guests by taking their temperature and asking a series of required questions.
  • Maintain neat, legible, and accurate records of guest names, temperatures, question response, and any other information needed.
  • Provide concise and accurate directions to visitors, emergency response units and guests.
  • Deny access to those that do not meet the screening requirements, or any barred individuals as directed by management.
  • Notify appropriate members of management when problems arise.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by the Transportation Manager to ensure the effective and efficient operation of the Community.

Benefits include a retirement plan, free use of our indoor pools and gym, and discounted meals in our Cafe.  

When you work at Pennswood, you are joining a team of caring professionals who are passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of the people they care for. Each day at Pennswood Village a foundation of Quaker values, including dignity, respect, diversity, and a warm welcome for people of all faiths, supports both our services and the relationships that flourish among residents and staff. 

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Pennswood Village is a nationally respected Senior Living Community for people 65 and over. Nestled in the beautiful countryside of Bucks County, PA, Pennswood is a dynamic community designed for individuals who want a lifestyle with independent services and health care choices on one site.

Our employees at Pennswood Village are our most important resource and we continuously endeavor to be an employer of choice. Pennswood employees appreciate the lively community environment. They enjoy the interaction with residents and fellow employees.

We value a high-quality work experience for staff by encouraging and supporting our employees in continuing their personal and professional education. Our Quaker values show us our lives together are enriched through diversity - we welcome women and men of all races, colors, religions, national origins, and sexual orientations.

Interested parties may apply online. Click here.