Activity Leader- Part Time 4pm-8pm

  • Elderwood at Hamburg
  • Hamburg, NY, United States
  • Jun 17, 2022
Part time

Job Description

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Are you an upbeat person with positivity, enthusiasm, and a love for the elderly? 

 

Elderwood at Hamburg wants to talk to you about our  Activity Leader position!

 

 

An active social life is an essential aspect of life at Elderwood. Our activities leaders conduct enjoyable recreation programs that keep residents energized, engaged and mentally stimulated.

 

 

Elderwood at Hamburg is a 166 bed Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) serving the geriatric population in Western New York - offering comprehensive,personalized orthopedic,cardiac,oncology and post-surgical rehab programs,including physical,occupational and speech therapy.

Employee Perks!: Close to thruway entrances/exits, Employee of the Month recognition, Free On-Site Parking, Generous PTO & holiday package, Life Insurance, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance Responsibilities:
  • Assists the Director Activities in planning and carrying out the activity program.
  • Approaches residents on assigned unit to plan individual recreational and social activities; reports to Director Activities about response and cooperation of resident.
  • Prepares resident information for use by the Director Activities in care planning and documentation; writes progress notes as assigned.
  • Assists in developing and maintaining good contact with community resources for the betterment of the activities program.
  • Responsible for maintaining departmental inventory of equipment and supplies.
  • Maintains attendance records and prepares other reports as required.
Qualifications:
  • Minimum 18 yrs. age required, HS diploma or equivalent required.

  • Valid New York Driver’s License and clean driving record required.

  • Ability to develop good relationships with staff, volunteers, families and visitors required.

  • Ability to inspire and motivate others, create a warm and accepting climate for residents and be able to adapt and modify activities to meet their needs required.

  • Understanding of the rights and needs of residents required.

  • Physical stamina for constant activity required.

 

Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may request a medical exemption from vaccination.

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