Under the direction of the Activity Director, the Activity Assistant will assist in the planning, coordination and implementing therapeutic activity program on a daily basis to meet the individual resident's need and interests. Experience working in a high-acuity assisted living setting is preferred. Must be available to work weekends and holidays.
The Activity Assistant needs to possess the following education and experience requirements; and support the following professional view-points:
Have successfully completed or be eligible to attend a State approved Activity training course or have minimal of one year's activity experience.
Have a thorough knowledge of various Resident activities and have familiarity with resident limitations and needs.
Be able to work in close cooperation with the Activity Director, accept direction, and display initiative to complete activity related tasks and programs.