Activities Assistant

Activities Assistant

April 21, 2020

Rockwood South Hill is looking for a positive, compassionate, outgoing individual to join our healthcare team as one of our Activities Assistants. Our Activity team works with each resident to create a unique retirement lifestyle that enables our Resident’s to live happier, healthier, longer live. If you are looking to make a difference in the lives of seniors, look no further and apply now!

Full-time (40 hours a week, with the possibility of reducing hours after COVID 19 crisis to 30 hours a week)

To succeed as an Activities Assistant, this individual will need to have knowledge of the State and Federal regulations concerning both Nursing home (Skilled Nursing) and Assisted Living.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
-Tracks resident attendance at each program/activity.
-Evaluates each resident and updates Care Plans on a scheduled basis.
-Create Posters (Microsoft Word), Calendars (Excel Spreadsheet).
-Drive vehicles to and from events and for medical transportation.
-Trains and directs volunteers.
-Planning and facilitating daily, weekly, and monthly events to encourage socialization, relaxation, and recreation.
-Implementing activities that accommodate those with special needs.

Requirements:
-Associates degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination.
-Valid driver’s license and insurance
-Preferred to be an active Nursing Assistant (Certified), but not required (willing to go through training course to become CNA)
-Mental Health and Dementia certificates (must obtain within 90 days of employment – Rockwood Retirement will put this individual though the training and pay for the classes)
-Food handler’s card
-CPR certified
-Great work ethic (at least 2 positive professional references required)
-Strong attention to detail
-Proficient in computer programs, including Microsoft Word and Excel
-Maintain confidentiality
-Strong time management abilities
-Teamwork
-Positive and friendly attitude
-Dependable
-Flexible
-Professional manner and appearance
-Experience working with seniors

Company Info

Company Name
Rockwood Retirement Communities

Company URL
http://www.rockwoodretirement.org

Contact Name
Tarah Harrison

Email
Tarah@rockwoodretirement.org

Phone
509-536-6670

Fax
509-536-6662

Location

2903 E 25th Ave
Spokane, WA 99223