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Activity Assistant for Memory Care | Hiring Immediately

Hillandale Communities Hamilton, OH
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $11 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

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HIRING IMMEDIATELY!

We need an experienced Activity Assistant to join our Memory Care Team at Hillandale Communities. You'll manage and lead a team of caring, talented individuals who create an ongoing program of activities designed to meet the recreational, social, intellectual, and emotional needs of our Memory Care Residents.

Starting At $11.00 Per Hour

You'll Be Responsible For:

  • Planning, organizing, developing, and directing the overall operations of the Activity Department for Memory Care Residents
  • Conducting daily programs designed to interest, stimulate, and entertain Memory Care Residents
  • Scheduling staff properly to assure that the appropriate amount of staff time is provided per resident per week for activities
  • Preparing a monthly calendar of activities written and posted for residents, families, and visitors
  • Participating in community planning related to the interests of the facility and the services and needs of the residents and families
  • Working with the resident/family in planning objectives and goals for the resident
  • Creating and defining activity procedures for the department to prepare for an event including set up, transportation, and prizes
  • Assessing resident needs and developing resident activities goals for the written care plan
  • Encouraging residents to participate in recreational social activities by engaging them in organizing games, crafts, religious services, parties, etc.
  • Assisting in the development of the budget for activities including equipment, supplies, transportation, and labor
  • Assisting in the recruitment and selection of employees to meet required job competencies and best fit organizational goals for the activities team
  • Oversight of the orientation, training and development of activities staff based on individual and group needs assessment to promote performance excellence and retention
  • Evaluating job performance through daily interactions and periodic formal evaluations providing current, direct, and actionable positive and corrective feedback
  • Other tasks and duties based upon business needs

You'll Need To Have:

  • At least 1 year of experience working with the elderly or individuals with disabilities
  • Experience working with Memory Care (Alzheimer's and Dementia) patients (Preferred)
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Certified Activity Director or 2+ years of recent experience conducting social / recreational programs in a long term care setting
  • 2+ years of experience managing and leading a team
  • Solid work history with excellent attendance and punctuality
  • A positive attitude, energy and passion for working with the elderly
  • Patience, understanding and compassion for those requiring our care

We're Proud To Offer You!

  • Paid Time Off Accrual – from date of hire
  • Holiday Pay
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Discount Plan
  • Life Insurance – paid for by company
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Company Match
  • Employee Referral bonus pay

You’ll enjoy the free perks of our employee purchasing program offering a variety of discounts on purchases made everyday – including cell phone service!

Love Your Work as part of a family-owned company that cares like family!

Hillandale Communities have received numerous awards and consistently excellent ratings in state surveys and customer satisfaction.

**You must undergo pre-employment background check, physical examination, drug screen and TB testing.**

Hillandale Communities is an EOE/M/F/D/V and Drug-Free and Smoke-Free Workplace.

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Hillandale Communities

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Hamilton, OH
45011 USA

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