Activities Aide

    Centers for Specialty Care Group
    526 Altamont Ave, Schenectady, NY 12303

    Job Description

    Job Description

    Nursing Home Recreation Aide

    Schenectady Center is seeking energetic & passionate Activities Aides for our Skilled Nursing Facility. The candidate must be able to work the day/evening shift on weekdays and every other weekend which would include one weekend-evening shift. The ideal candidate will have prior long term care experience.

    • Implement activities programs for Residents; focus on individual interests
    • Work directly with Residents on units; without direct supervision
    • Organize and obtain supplies and equipment as requested
    • Assist recreation specialists & set up program areas as needed
    • Keep daily attendance and document residents' participation in activities
    • Assist residents to program location and return residents to appropriate units
    • Be familiar with established emergency procedures
    • High School Diploma, Associate degree is preferred
    • Positive attitude and energy is a must!
    • Long term care experience preferred.
    • Previous experience with geriatric population preferred
    • Strong computer skills necessary
    • Ability to work effectively as a team member
    • Strong organizational & planning skills; ability to multi-task

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

    Posting ID: 555225508Posted: 2020-06-16