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Activities Assistant

Access Hospital Dayton Dayton, OH

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

Position: Activities Assistant 

Position Type: Non-Exempt

Direct Reports: Occupational Therapy Department

 

Job Responsibilities

Assists in the implementation and coordination of resident activities and programs.

 

Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Prepares and leads activities as scheduled

  • Direct individual projects according to resident needs and abilities

  • Responsible for daily preparation of supplies for activities

  • Assists in keeping residents safe

  • Outgoing personality

  • Must be able to work independently with a group and self-motivated

  • Must be able to problem solve and improvise

  • Must be reliable and timely

  • Must be creative and maintain a positive attitude

Job Requirements
Must be a compassionate individual that enjoys working mental health and AOD patients. Must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal. Additional requirements will include:

  • Interest an area of activity or entertainment

  • Experience with mental health/AOD a plus

  • Person must enjoy visiting and caring patients

  • Person must exhibit an uplifting and patient demeanor.

  • Shifts will include days, nights and weekends

Physical Demands/Work Conditions: 

  • Frequent sitting, standing, and walking for 8-12 hour shifts 

  • Frequent use of fine motor skills to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls and ability to reach with hands and arms on a regular basis 

  • Intermittently required to lift objects weighing up to 20 pounds * Consistently required to talk and/or hear 

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus along with the ability to read, analyze, and interpret procedures and/or instructions 

  • Some assignments may require ability to have or arrange for dependable means of transportation to other clinic locations, meetings, or community events.

Company Description
Access Hospital in Dayton, Ohio, offers specialized, caring, inpatient mental health and substance abuse programming designed to assist adults who are in need of crisis stabilization. The inpatient mental health program we offer treats issues such as depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, and age related mental illness such as dementia or Alzheimer’s. We offer alcohol and substance abuse treatment and recovery programming including medically assisted detox. Treatment is provided in a safe and secure environment that is conducive to healing and recovery. Services include daily visits with a psychiatrist, individualized and group therapy, 24-hour nursing care, medication management, dual-diagnosis treatment options, case management and discharge planning.

Access Hospital Dayton

Access Hospital in Dayton, Ohio, offers specialized, caring, inpatient mental health and substance abuse programming designed to assist adults who are in need of crisis stabilization. The inpatient mental health program we offer treats issues such as depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, and age related mental illness such as dementia or Alzheimer’s. We offer alcohol and substance abuse treatment and recovery programming including medically assisted detox. Treatment is provided in a safe and secure environment that is conducive to healing and recovery. Services include daily visits with a psychiatrist, individualized and group therapy, 24-hour nursing care, medication management, dual-diagnosis treatment options, case management and discharge planning.

Address

2611 Wayne Avenue

Dayton, OH
USA

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