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Activity Assistant- Part Time

Company: ProMedica Senior Care
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:


HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy. The Activity Assistant supports the efforts of the Activity Director in the assessing, selecting, organizing, and implementing of recreational services to address the individualized needs and interests of the overall resident/patient population within the center. In return for your expertise, you 'll enjoy excellent training, industry-leading benefits and unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Be a part of the team leading the nation in healthcare.

624 - ProMedica Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation - West Des Moines, IA

Educational Requirements

High School Diploma with course work in recreation is desirable. Completion of a state approved activity training course is preferred but not required.

Position Requirements

Previous experience in leading recreational activities, arts/crafts, intellectual/educational activities, community outings, etc., desired.Job Specific Details:Job Specific Details:Part Time positonExperience

  • Previous experience in leading recreational activities, arts/crafts, intellectual/educational activities, community outings, etc., desired. Assists in the development and delivery of activity/recreational programs to promote the patients? opportunities for engaging in normal life enhancement pursuits and to increase and/or maintain functioning levels.Activity/Recreation Assistant Responsibilities- Maintains precautions/limitations list on each patient.-Encourages patient participation in group and individual activities including arts/crafts, community outings,religious activities, intellectual/educational activities, community/center service activities, recreational activities,etc.- Assists in completing activity documentation, when needed, if trained and in conjunction with regulatoryrequirements and company policies.- Copies forms for activities, as needed.- Submits supplies list to Activity/Recreation Director and submits receipts for activity expenditures.- Assists Activity/Recreation Director in the organization and supervision of the volunteer program includingrecruiting and training volunteers.- Assists with Patient Council Meetings when necessary.- Assists in planning community activities that jointly include the community, staff, families and patients.- Assists in the completion of a monthly calendar of available activity/recreational programs and posts it in thecenter.- Performs any miscellaneous work assignments as may be required.

Keywords: ProMedica Senior Care, West Des Moines , Activity Assistant- Part Time, Other , West Des Moines, Iowa

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