Messiah Lifeways


Your First Day as a Messiah Lifeways Team Member

What you need to know before attending orientation.  

New team member orientation is one day and runs from approximately 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. It is imperative that team members are on time as the first presenters begin promptly at 8:00 am. A light snack will be provided.

Orientation is held in the Board Room at the Village Center located on the Messiah Village campus. Please meet in the main lobby, and you will be escorted to the Board Room. Click here to see the 2015 orientation schedule.

New team members will remain in the Board Room for the entire day of general orientation.  Click here to find an orientation agenda which will outline your day. Lunch will be provided by the Fireside Grille, located in the Village Commons on the Messiah Village campus.

Please note: Messiah Lifeways is a smoke-free campus. Smoking is only permitted inside your vehicle.

Out of respect to our presenters, we ask that all electronic devices are turned off during orientation. There are scheduled break times throughout the day when it will be appropriate for these devices to be used. If someone needs to get in touch with you during orientation they can reach you at the main Messiah Village line, 717.697.4666.

Dress Code:

Dress code for orientation is business casual. Team members of Messiah Lifeways are expected to dress in an appropriate manner suitable for their work area and are expected to maintain a well-groomed professional appearance at all times, including employee orientation. Please click here to see the dress code.

Important Reminders

Please bring  your pre-employment physical and drug test results to orientation. You will also have your picture taken during orientation for your ID badge.

If you are unable to attend your scheduled New Team Member Orientation, please contact Human Resources immediately at 717.790.8228.

If you have not been contacted by your date of hire regarding your departmental orientation and/or your work schedule, please call 717.697.4666. Be sure to ask for the manager of the department you will be working. If you are in one of the departments listed below, please ask for the following:

  • Nursing - Director of Nursing or Assistant Director of Nursing                     
  • Enhanced Living - Enhanced Living Administrator         
  • At Home - At Home Manager


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