Activity Assistant (Full Time)

    Genesis Healthcare LLC
    Wilkes barre, PA
    Full-time

    Job Description

    Job Description
    Riverstreet Manor, Wilkes-Barre, PA

    Now Hiring- Activities Aide, entry level position pay ranges from $10/hr to $12/hr. FT-30 to 37.5 hours/week; alternating weekend's/ a few evening shifts per month.

    Provides opportunity to work with residents with cognitive issues, including Alzheimers and Dementia as well as physical disabilities (80-90% of the job is on your feet, moving and pushing wheelchairs throughout the duration of each day).

    Genesis is one of the nations' leading provider of healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you -- passionate, highly skilled and motivated to make a difference.

    Bring your compassion and positive energy to Genesis and enrich lives as an Activity Assistant. You will coordinate activities that meet the physical, creative, cognitive, social, spiritual, and needs of our patients/residents.

    Position Highlights
    Play a vital role in our patients/residents' well-being by planning and promoting recreation-based activities that stimulate the mind and body and promote social interaction
    Provides input into the design of monthly recreation services
    Documents patient/resident attendance and participation level at recreation programs, writes progress notes, and attends care plan meetings as appropriate
    Assist with set up of volunteer program and appreciation

    Why Genesis?
    We provide career paths for our employees and develop them. We invest in YOU!
    We are a strong, financially-stable company with industry longevity. Genesis was founded in 1985.
    We are committed to operate with integrity.
    We foster a work environment that feels like a family and have a culture of compassion. We Care Deeply!

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    QUALIFICATIONS:

    High school degree or equivalent. Certification in accordance with regulatory agencies governing the center.

    Position Type: Full Time
    Req ID: 343858
    Center Name: Riverstreet Manor
    Posting ID: 556639787Posted: 2020-05-28