Activities Aide/ Transportation Aide
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 7/26/2018

Job Description

North Las Vegas Care Center

3215 East Cheyenne Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89030

P: 702-649-7800 | F: 702-649-2144

nlasvegascc.com

 

Full Time: Day Shift

 

North Las Vegas Care Center is a skilled nursing facility dedicated to providing comprehensive long-term and rehabilitative care in a warm and comfortable homelike setting. For over 35 years, the North Las Vegas Care Center has been delivering quality care to our community. Our rehabilitation techniques and treatments are delivered by an experienced staff that takes a team approach to addressing individualized needs. Join our team today!

 

Position Summary:

The Activities Aide/ Transportation Aide is primarily responsible for assisting the Activities Director with the planning, development, coordination, and implementation of activities for our patients and residents, as well as transporting patients/residents with in the facility as well as outside the facility via the facility van/bus. The Activities Aide/ Transportation Aide will also be responsible for:

  • Assisting with the transporting, communicating, and set up of activities in and out of the facility on a regular basis; as well as ordering and the pickup of materials for the activities (as needed).
  • Conducting one-on-one activity therapy to offer sensory stimulation and group activities to ensure patients and residents make personal progress.
  • Escorting patients/residents from assigned rooms to and from vehicles and appointments as needed.
  • Driving facility vehicles to transport patients/residents to and from appointments.
  • Reporting any incidents, accidents, changes in patients’/residents’ condition, requests, problems, and complaints to their supervisor.

 

Ready to Apply?

To expedite your application, we invite you to apply in person at the address above. The ideal time to apply in person is  Monday-Friday from 10am-3pm. Our team conducts interviews on the spot when possible, so don’t wait; apply in person today!

Qualifications:

  • Must have a high school diploma, vocational training, or equivalent
  • Must have a Class (E) Driver’s License
  • Prior experience transporting patient’s/ residents for a hospital or nursing home is preferred
  • Must be able to operate an automobile
  • Must have a valid unencumbered driver’s license in the state of operation (no motor vehicle violations including, but not limited to, Driving Under the Influence or other related charges)
  • Activities experience strongly preferred
  • Ability to operate audio-visual equipment
  • Good knowledge of the policies and procedures of a long-term care facility
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to work independently; to prioritize tasks and organize work efficiently
  • Ability to motivate people and be sensitive to their needs
  • Ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with patients and staff
  • Physical ability necessary to transport residents in wheelchairs
  • Understanding and awareness of problems of the aging

 

Benefits:

Our full time team members are valued and offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes: 

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Ticket Monster Perks - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:005746 | 90663 - North Las Vegas Care Center

Job Snapshot

About Us

North Las Vegas Care Center is a skilled nursing facility dedicated to providing comprehensive long-term and rehabilitative care in a warm and comfortable homelike setting. For over 35 years, the North Las Vegas Care Center has been caring for individuals in our community. Our rehabilitation techniques and treatments are delivered by staff that takes a team approach to addressing individualized needs.