Activities Assistant

  • TLC Management
  • Muncie, IN, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Activities Assistant/Life Enrichment AssistantPart Time2 weekdays/week plus some weekendsCOVID FREE FACILITYPrimary ResponsibilitiesThe Activities Assistant/Life Enrichment Assistant is responsible for assisting in planning; coordinating and implementing appropriate activity programs to meet the individual needs of our residents. Activities Assistant Essential FunctionsActivities Assistant/Life Enrichment Assistant will develop and implement activity programs which are appropriate to the residents based on varied backgrounds, emotional needs and interestsAssisting the Activities Director with an evaluation of each resident according to their backgrounds, activity interests, abilities, physical limitations and need for meaningful activity programs Documenting activity plans and progress notes as directedWork closely with the Activities Director to plan and set up each assigned activity, which includes gathering supplies re-arranging rooms, etc.Assisting in the development and distribution of monthly activity calendars to residents and posting these calendars throughout the facilityAssisting in the development and maintenance of facility newslettersComply with safety requirements, infection control measures, and maintaining a clean work environment in accordance with facility policyPerforming other duties as assigned by the AdministratorActivities Assistant QualificationsMust possess a High School Diploma or GEDKnowledge on the use of personal computers, e-mail accounts, software programs such as Word and ExcelHave a thorough understanding of the principles of best Activities practicesPatience, a cheerful disposition, enthusiasm and willingness to handle residents based on whatever maturity and physical level in which they are currently functioningThe ability to be discrete and protect the integrity of confidential information and stay within Corporate Compliance and HIPPA Previous experience in long-term care is preferred
Associated topics: assistant, desk, edi, excel, help desk, information technology support, support, system support, technical support, troubleshoot