The Activities Assistant works under general supervision responsible for planning, implementing and coordinating the activity program under the general direction of the Activities Director. The activity program will assure that an on-going program of activities is designed to meet, in accordance with the comprehensive assessment, the interest, physical, mental and psychosocial well-being of each resident.
|Company / Organization Name:||Pioneer Care Center-Avalon|
|Position Title:||Recreation Assistant|
|Minimum Requirements||Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, an Associate’s degree preferred
Be a licensed or registered Activity Professional or recreational Therapist or successfully complete a training course.
Must have two years’ experience a social/recreational setting in a long-term care
Work Independently and be self-motivated, organize and prioritize work and assignments, meet deadlines, write reports and communicate clearly
Be creative, reliable, and flexible
Work well with people of all ages, think clearly and make appropriate decisions
Evaluate residents to assist in the development of the individual activity program Interpret residents’ psychosocial needs and strengths and goals
Develop Strong interpersonal relationships & demonstrate initiative and integrity Identify changes in behavior in residents and communicate these changes
Record development to reflect appropriate participation in programs. Understanding and working with elderly people
Must be able to pass a drug screen and criminal background check.
Must be able to maintain excellent attendance
Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.
|Application Deadline||May 31st|
|Contact Name:||Aubrey Dickey|
|Application Instructions||careers-avalonhealthcare.icims.com/jobs/6456/recreation-assistant/job Direct questions to aubrey.dickey(at)avalonhealthcare(dot)com|