Commonwealth Senior Living

Activity Assistant

US-VA-Williamsburg
Job ID
2017-2612
Type
Regular Part-Time
# of Openings
1
Category
Activities
Commonwealth Senior Living at Williamsburg

Overview

This position requires a clean driving record due to driving on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week. 90% of working hours will be spent transporting our Residents.

 

Do you have a true passion for planning, developing, and preparing a variety of exercise, social, recreational and educational events? Our activity assistants get to life this daily!. They work hard to establish and maintain a warm and welcoming atmosphere for residents and staff. They also works closely with the Resident Care Director to document any changes in behavior or condition of the residents.

The main objective of the Activity Assistant is to assist the Activity Director in leading and executing the Activities program for the community. You will serve residents, their families, and other team members daily providing information and support. This position often grows into leadership opportunities at our communitites through following in the steps of the Activities Director or Programming Director. Potential to move into regional support roles is also possible!

Qualifications

  • Caring about people. Previous work with seniors would be fantastic!
  • Drive for doing the right thing and seeing things through to the end
  • Passionate about a job well done, having fun, and celebrating success
  • Confident to speak up
  • Great listener
  • Takes ownership and adds value – seeks to improve something every single day!
  • Consistently exhibits respect in all interactions
  • Ability to be level-headed in emergency situations and have an acute sense of responsibility
  • Possess a spirit of cooperation and enthusiasm
  • An Activity Director Certification or a degree in Recreational Therapy would be ideal!

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