Activity Assistant Full Time job – Spring Hills Assisted Living Communities – Jersey City, NJ

Activity Assistant Full Time

Spring Hills Assisted Living Communities

6 reviews

Jersey City, NJ

We are currently looking for an experienced Activities Assistant to help design, create, initiate and coordinate a wide variety of multi-level recreational and educational activities for our residents. Encourage resident participation in programs and activities in a nourishing, compassionate environment that supports the health and well-being of our residents.

Essential Functions:

  • Assists in planning, coordinating, and evaluating resident activities.
  • Encourages resident participation in programs and activities.
  • Escorts residents on activities away from the property as assigned.
  • Assists with the registration of residents for trips and programs.
  • Conducts various activities at the direction of the Activities Director.
  • Maintains necessary activity supplies, which may include outside purchasing.
  • Assists in the surveying and interviewing of residents to determine interests, talents and resident satisfaction.
  • Maintains general observation of residents and shares appropriate information with staff.
  • Follows departmental budget guidelines.

Non-Essential Functions:

  • Attends all required training, in-service, and staff meetings.
  • Strives to maintain a safe working environment through the prevention of accidents, the preservation of equipment, and the achievement of safe working practices.
  • Maintains a positive and professional demeanor toward residents, visitors, families, and co-workers.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures of Spring Hill, LLC
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • An Associates degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

This position requires time spent on the following physical activities:

Time Spent

Stand 1/3 – 2/3

Walk 1/3 – 2/3

Sit Under 1/3 Use hands to finger, handle, or feel 2/3

Reach with hands and arms 2/3

Climb or balance Under 1/3

Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl Under 1/3

Talk or hear Over 2/3

Taste or smell Under 1/3

This position requires time spent lifting weight or exerting force in the following manner:

Time Spent

Up to 10 pounds Over 2/3

Up to 25 pounds 1/3 – 2/3

Up to 50 pounds Under 1/3

Up to 100 pounds None

More than 100 pounds None

6 reviews

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