Activities Director
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

Job Description

Hillside Heights Rehabilitation Suites

6650 South Soncy Road

Amarillo, TX 79119

P: 806-457-6700

F: 806-457-6705

 

Full Time: Days

 

About Us:

Hillside Heights Rehabilitation Suites is a beautiful 120-bed skilled nursing facility just minutes from the heart of Amarillo, TX. At Hillside Heights Rehabilitation Suites, when one person cares for another, it’s more than a profession. It’s a relationship. We seek to understand each patient as the person he or she is; keeping in mind not only the individual’s health needs, but moreover, the individual as a whole.

 

About the Position:

Can you do the hokey pokey? Arrange for a group of active seniors to take a trip to the ball park or maybe bowling? We have a huge singing group coming in on Wednesday that has no place to set up – what are we going to do? All in a day’s work for an Activities Director! Our Activities Calendar is filled with programs that encourage socialization, provide entertainment, relaxation, fulfillment, and improve daily living skills. If you are an Activities Director that is looking for a home that believes in team work, please apply now!

Position Summary:

The Activities Director will plan, develop, organize, implement, evaluate, and direct the Activities Programs to ensure all patients/residents assessed needs are met. They will schedule and coordinate activities for patients and residents in the facility and out in the community. The Activities Director will lead the Activities department in developing, administrating, and coordinating department policies; as well as develop department budget and monitors expenditures to stay within that budget. 

Qualifications:

  • Ideal candidate must be a skilled communicator, director and motivator
  • Able to organize and prioritize many tasks effectively and accomplish goals
  • 2+ years of experience in an Activity Assistant or Director position in long term care
  • Activities Director Certification (Certified Recreational Therapist) preferred
  • Must be detail oriented and have excellent customer service skills
  • Able to react to emergency situations appropriately when required

 

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:005872 | 90369 - Hillside Heights Rehabilitation Suites

Job Snapshot

About Us

Hillside Heights Rehabilitation Suites is a beautiful 120-bed skilled nursing facility just minutes from the heart of Amarillo, TX. At Hillside Heights Rehabilitation Suites, when one person cares for another, it’s more than a profession. It’s a relationship. We seek to understand each patient as the person he or she is; keeping in mind not only the individual’s health needs, but moreover, the individual as a whole.