Weekend Engagement Assistant

The Residence at Watertown Square - Watertown, MA

Part-time

SUMMARY:

Part time Every Other Weekend (2nd & 4th weekend of the month)

Assists director in providing active and passive, group and individual resident engagement to enhance emotional, physical, spiritual, and social needs of residents in assisted living facility.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: The ability to assist in the development and implementation of activities required. Creativity and motivational skills necessary. The ability to communicate effectively in English both orally and in writing is essential. Requires frequent bending, stretching, stooping, and lifting.

Education: A high school diploma or GED preferred

Certificates/License: A valid MA driver's license and no more than 2 moving violations in a 3 year period

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

1. Assist in the planning, developing, organizing, and implementation of all residence activities.

2. Develop suggestions and ideas for improving and expanding the Activities program.

3. Maintains a professional, warm and caring, relationship with residents and families.

4. Assist in arranging transportation and escorts for residents to and from outside and community activities.

5. Assist with maintaining and expanding Volunteer Programs.

6. Assist with maintaining adequate supplies per department budget.

7. Assist with monthly newsletter and/or weekly calendar.

8. Driving residents in van as needed.

9. Perform dual tasks and work independently.

10. Perform all duties and responsibilities with a positive attitude.

Job Type: Part-time

Job Type: Part-time

Education:

  • High school (Preferred)