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Activities Assistant - Life Enrichment

Marian Manor

Job Description

Are you looking for a workplace that rewards your effort, provides the physical and emotional support you need, management staff that care, with consistent scheduling and excellent benefits?

Come work for Marian Manor! A Faith-Based, Nonprofit, Short-Term Rehabilitation and Skilled Geriatric Care facility sponsored by the Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm for more than 60 years, Marian Manor provides the highest quality staff and services, continuing a long tradition of caring for the physical, spiritual, and intellectual needs of the whole person.

We are seeking a full-time Activities Assistant - Life Enrichment.

** This is a Full-Time position requiring work on Every Other Weekend. **

Marian Manor can offer you:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Next-Day Pay Option
  • Health (Aetna), dental, vision, HSA with employer contribution
  • Benefits available 1st of the mo. following 30 days
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Student Loan Forgiveness Guidance
  • Fully paid life insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Retirement plan
  • Compassionate environment
  • Regularly scheduled morale booster events – food, prizes, team spirit, fun.

Activities Assistant - Life Enrichment Job Summary:

  • Encourages residents to participate in activity programs, with consideration given to former lifestyles, interests, capabilities and limitations.
  • Conducts activities on the floors and in other common activity areas.
  • Transports equipment and arranges furniture appropriate for the activity.
  • Returns room to order immediately following the assigned activity.
  • Accomplishes clean up tasks associated with activities and groups.
  • Assists Director in development of any needed program changes in order to better accommodate the changing population.
  • Reports problems, difficulties and remarkable changes in resident behavior, participation or response.
  • Projects warmth, humor, and diplomacy with residents and families.
  • Attends meetings as directed by the Activity Director.
  • Assists in evaluation and compliance documentation.
  • Demonstrates a great sense of responsibility related to any delegated tasks, maintaining a team effort.

This is a brief overview of job tasks and not intended to be all inclusive.

Activities Assistant - Life Enrichment Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or its equivalent.
  • Proof of COVID19 Vaccination and Booster Required.
  • Knowledge of arts and crafts.
  • Recent experience in recreation; preferably in a geriatric setting.
  • Read, write, and speak English.
  • Must be able to work rotating holidays, evening shifts twice a month, and occasional weekends.
  • Working conditions consist of bending, standing, sitting, lifting and moving intermittently during working hours.
  • Must assist in the evacuation of residents as necessary.
  • Subject to long periods of standing.
  • Must be able to lift equipment, supplies, etc., in excess of fifty (50) pounds.

Please consider joining our team working where The Difference is Love?!

Marian Manor is an Equal Opportunity Employer and adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

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