Activities Assistant- we are willing to train!
Position Summary: Assist in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of recreational, social, intellectual and emotional support programs, in accordance with a resident’s need-based assessment and care plan, and as directed by the physician and/or supervisor.
High school diploma or equivalent
Ability to plan and lead groups
Able to multi-task and plan for individual resident needs
Perform patient activities (therapeutic and diversional) for all residents in accordance with federal, state and company requirements
Carry out support tasks relating to patient activities correctly and on schedule
Ensure resident activity calendars and communications are updated and posted in a timely manner as well as delivery and communication of patient mail daily
Participate in special resident events and outings ensuring necessary supplies are on hand and returned appropriately
Observe resident attendance, mood, behavior, and degree of involvement so that facility activities and resident progress are evaluated, by noting, reporting, and charting resident behavior
Involve the resident/family in planning activity programs when possible
Ensure that all charted activity progress notes are informative and descriptive of the services provided and indicate the resident’s response to the service
Arrange transportation for field trips when necessary
Implement activity procedures as directed by the Activity Director by creating decorations, setting up necessary equipment, creating ceramics, needlework, woodwork and other crafts, escorting residents to and from activity area, and awarding prizes.
Health Benefits – Medical, dental, and vision coverages with company paying majority of costs for Medical HMO (with buy up plan options available)
401(k) with company match (company match begins after 1 year of service)
Company paid Life and disability insurance
Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Holiday)
Employee Assistance program
Identity Theft and Travel insurance protections
BeneHub employee sponsored discount programs and many more….
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Benefits available to full-time employees.
About Mission Skilled Nursing & Subacute Center
Paid time off
Job types: Full-time, Part-time
Education: High school degree
Work location: On-site