Activities Assistant PRN
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 10/9/2019

Job Description

Lake City Scranton Healthcare Center

1940 Boyd Rd. Scranton, SC 29591

P: 843-389-9201 | F: 843-389-9202

 

PRN

 

About the Position:

Are you someone who enjoys working with people and being creative? Do you like to lead a group of active seniors in arts and crafts activities or perhaps organize outside activities? If this sounds like you, the role of an Activities Assistant may be the perfect position for you! We are searching for an enthusiastic, outgoing, and creative Activities Assistant to join our team now!

 

Position Summary:

The Activities Assistant will work side by side with the Activities Director assisting with the planning, development, coordination, and implementation of activities for our patients and residents. The Activities Assistant will also help with transporting, communicating, and setting up for activities in and out of the facility on a regular basis; as well as order and pick up the materials for the activities (as needed). Conduct one-on-one activity therapy to offer sensory stimulation and group activities to ensure  patients and residents make personal progress. In addition to these responsibilities, the Activities Assistant may carry out other duties as assigned by the Activities Director.

Qualifications:

  • 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
  • Must have valid drivers license, clean driving record and provide proof of liability insurance

 

Benefits:

All of our team members are valued and receive competitive wages; our full time employees are also offered a comprehensive benefits package.

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

 

Req. ID:010783 | 32575 - Lake City Scranton Healthcare Center

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Per Diem
  • Location: Scranton, SC
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 10/9/2019

About Us

Lake City Scranton Healthcare Center is an 88-bed skilled nursing facility located in Scranton, South Carolina. Our team provides skilled nursing, short-term and long-term care, and rehabilitation services.