Activities Assistant

Glen Mills Senior Living

(Glen Mills, PA)

Currently Hiring:

  • Part-Time

FT = Full Time | PT = Part Time | OPT = Occasional Part Time

Departmental Accountabilities: Activities
Reports To: Activities Director
Desired Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Preferred
Travel Required: None
Position Summary:

Assists the Life Stages Director in providing active and passive, group and individual activities that
enhance the mental, physical, spiritual and social needs of Residents and that allow Residents to
continue playing an active role in society.

Required Job Functions:

The employee must be able to perform these essential functions with or without reasonable
accommodation by IntegraCare Corporation, without posing a direct threat to self or others.
1. Perform all duties and responsibilities with a positive attitude and demonstrates impeccable
ethics and integrity.
2. Assists in the planning, developing, organizing and implementation of all residence
activities.
3. Develops suggestions and ideas for improving and expanding the life stages program.
4. Establishes and maintains good community relations and contact with the community.
5. Assists in arranging transportation and escorts for Residents to and from outside and
community activities.
6. Assists in the recording and maintenance of activity participation records.
7. Prepares and posts up-to-date Reality Orientation Board on a regular basis.
8. Assists with maintaining the Volunteer Program.
9. Assists Residents with maintaining and operating the residence store.
10. Assists with maintaining adequate supplies per department budget.
11. Assists Residents to and from activities.
12. Assists with the quarterly newsletter.
13. Assists Life Stages Director/Coordinator with posting monthly, weekly and daily activity
schedules.
14. Assists Life Stages Director/Coordinator with Resident Life Stories.
15. Conducts tours in absence of management team members.
16. Attends required in-service training sessions and orientations.
17. Responds to Residents' needs.
18. Respects Residents’ rights, privacy and dignity

Requirements:

Minimum age of 18 is required for this position

Previous experience in the recreational therapy or related field preferred. Gerontology
experience is preferred