Activities Assistant job

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Shady Nook Nursing and Rehab -

We are looking for an Activities Assistant for our skilled nursing facility Shady Nook Nursing and Rehab in Lawrenceburg, IN!

You would conduct activities for residents, under the direction of the Director of Activities.

Shifts: Full time

Responsibilities:

The Activities Assistant is responsible for ensuring that the emotional, recreational, and social needs of the residents are met and maintained on an individual basis.

  • Assists residents to accomplish normal activities of living, ex: writing letters, making phone calls, registering to vote, etc.
  • Assists with record keeping of residents progress and activity attendance.
  • Assist mail delivery, escorting residents to the activity programs, flower/plant care within the facility, pet/fish care, preparation of monthly newsletter, fund-raising efforts, and making morning announcements over P.A. system.
  • Directs or carries out a program of activities which will provide entertainment, inter-communication, exercise, relaxation, and opportunities to express creative talents and fulfill basic psychological, social, and spiritual needs as planned by the Activities Director.
  • Provides the resident with craft supplies, materials, and equipment and supervises patients during craft activities.
  • Helps the residents to utilize their potential by encouraging them to work on crafts, paints, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited high school or GED preferred.
  • Previous long-term care or experience working with the elderly or disabled is desirable

Benefits Offered:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO), To be used at your discretion for; Vacation, Sick, &/or Personal time
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • & many more!
Estimated annual salary
$26,245
average
Minimum
$22,475
Maximum
$30,778

TASKS

  • Enforce rules and regulations of recreational facilities to maintain discipline and ensure safety.
  • Organize, lead, and promote interest in recreational activities, such as arts, crafts, sports, games, camping, and hobbies.
  • Assess the needs and interests of individuals and groups and plan activities accordingly, given the available equipment or facilities.
  • Manage the daily operations of recreational facilities.

SKILLS

  • Reading ComprehensionUnderstanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Active ListeningGiving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • WritingCommunicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • SpeakingTalking to others to convey information effectively.

KNOWLEDGE

  • ClericalKnowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records, stenography and transcription, designing forms, and other office procedures and terminology.
  • Customer and Personal ServiceKnowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Computers and ElectronicsKnowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
  • PsychologyKnowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.
Vacation & Paid Time Off401K Plan
Health InsuranceDental Insurance
Sick DaysVision Insurance

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