Activity Assistant

Location:
St. Clare Commons
12469 Five Point Road
Perrysburg, OH 43551

Job Type: Full Time


Description

St. Clare Commons is actively seeking a Full Time and Part Time Activity Assistant. The Activities assistant provides individual and group activities appropriate to the needs and interest of each resident to promote well-being and quality of life.

The Activities Assistant provides individual and group activities appropriate to the needs and interests of each resident.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Assist in development and coordination of monthly activity calendar
  • Assist and implement activities for days, evening, weekends, and holidays
  • Assist and implement community events and outings related to resident need and interest
  • Offer suggestions of activities for individual residents and/or resident family
  • Visit room bound residents to engage in one on one activities or assist resident in engagement with others as appropriate
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge and compliance with policies and procedures of infection control, OSHA, safety, as well as federal and state laws and regulations
  • Assists with the daily maintenance of the department to maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Orders and maintains proper supplies for planned activities.
  • Completes all assessments and programming documentation with specific time-frames, as directed by Activities Supervisor.
  • Assists with transportation for resident outings, as directed.
  • Maintain a professional manner with dealing with resident, families and other staff.
  • Follows OSHA guidelines and facility safety programs to ensure a safe environment

 


Job Requirements

We are looking for a fun and friendly person with a great attitude and strong work ethic. Must be compassionate, caring, and patient.

  • 1-2 years prior experience working with older adults in a nursing home or long term care facility preferred
  •  At least one year experience as a Resident Activity Coordinator or Activities assistant preferred
  •  Must pass a criminal background check and drug screen
  •  Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job

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