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Activities Assistant - Gateway Gardens

Gateway Living Eugene, OR

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

JOB TITLE: Activities Assistant

CAMPUS: Gateway Gardens

SHIFT: Tuesday - Saturday 8 am 4:30 pm

WAGE: $16.00 - 18.00


Position Summary

The Activities Assistant, in coordination with the Activity Director, will create and handle the logistics for daily, weekly, and monthly events to engage residents in a successful activity program. They will speak to residents to get feedback, manage volunteers and resources, and deliver fun, safe, fulfilling events. This position needs an observant, driven, creative, caring, detail-oriented person who possesses excellent interpersonal and time management skills.

To succeed as an Activities Assistant, you should strive to stage entertaining, engaging activities that are age-appropriate and meet the physical, spiritual, intellectual, creative and/or emotional needs of our residents. This position may work at various campuses in Eugene and Springfield.

Education and Experience Preferred

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Education or experience with caregiving, recreational activities, event planning, or other related experiences
  • At least one year's experience working with persons with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia or working with Residents with a diagnosis of a mental health condition
  • Experience in working in a residential care facility or in a facility serving persons with dementia
  • Knowledge of proper assistance with wheelchairs, walkers, canes, gait belts, and participant transfers

Required Qualification

  • Must have current ODL, or capability to get one within 15 days of hire
  • Must be willing to drive the company van or bus
  • Must pass a background check
  • Must complete RELIAS Activities training within 30 days of hire

Preferred Qualifications

  • Any certifications or specialized training related to Activities

Gateway Living

Address

Eugene, OR
97401 USA

Industry

Tourism

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