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Activities Assistant

A Legacy of Delivering Quality Senior Care

*PLEASE ASK ABOUT OUR UP TO $2,000.00 SIGN-ON BONUS* - with payout OF 50% AT  6 and AND BALANCE AT 12 months!

We are looking for an energetic, positive individual who loves working with seniors!    Please see the job description below.  This Day position will include variable Shifts.


General Purpose:

As part of a high-functioning care team, the activities assistant helps to plan and organize activities that provide opportunities for entertainment, exercise, relaxation, and expression to our Residents. Our activities program fulfills the basic psychological, social, and spiritual needs of our Residents.

 

Position: Activities Assistant
Organization: Falmouth by the Sea
Location: Falmouth,  ME 
United States
Salary:
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 10/15/2021
Requirements

Essential Job Functions:

Our employees are expected to promote an atmosphere of teamwork with other employees and hospitality and comfort for its residents. Therefore, the following list of duties is not all-inclusive:

  • Assist the Activity Director in the planning, coordinating, and encouraging of individual and group activities, both day and evening hours.

  • Assist in maintaining the monthly calendar of planned activities.

  • Encourage residents who are unable, or who choose not to leave their rooms, to participate in individual and group activities.

  • Assist in the recruitment of volunteers from the community to assist with the program.

  • Provide transportation for residents to facility planned, community-based events.

  • Assist with the coordination of church services.

  • Encourage Resident participation in family, social, religious, and community events as well as Resident’s Council, unless medically contraindicated.

  • Maintain records of resident activity participation and documents in our Electronic Medical Record.

  • Assist residents with letter writing and telephone contacts as requested.

  • Assist the Social Service Department and the Barber/Beauty Shop as needed.

  • Conduct the Activity Programs; this may also mean conducting some evening programs.

  • Assist in resident documentation.

  • Assists the physically, emotionally, and cognitively impaired individual and family to explore appropriate avocation/leisure pursuits.

  • Communicate with your Activity Director the supplies of equipment needed to satisfy the individual interests of the residents.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Graduate or equivalent certification; CNA Certification desirable

  • Experience working with the geriatric population

  • Current CPR Certification

  • Computer Skills

  • Valid Maine Driver’s License; with a clean driving record

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work independently, with flexibility, good judgment, and effectively communicate with staff, residents, and families

  • Strong desire to provide care to other people

  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills

Status: This listing expires on: 12/17/2021
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Organization Information
Name:
Falmouth by the Sea
Address:
191 Foreside Rd

Falmouth,  ME 04105
United States
Email:
officefbts@firstatlantic.com
Phone:
(207) 781-4714
Fax:
Contact:
Cathy Jordan

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