Activities Aide

Centers Health Care - Utica, NY (30+ days ago)3.6

Nursing Home Recreation Aide

Focus Utica Adult Day Care is seeking energetic & passionate Recreation Aides for our Adult Day Care program.

Implement activities programs for Residents; focus on individual interests
Work directly with Residents on units; without direct supervision
Organize and obtain supplies and equipment as requested
Assist recreation specialists & set up program areas as needed
Keep daily attendance and document residents’ participation in activities
Assist residents to program location and return residents to appropriate units
Be familiar with established emergency procedures

Positive attitude and energy is a must!
Experience with activities in a healthcare settings or college work in recreation therapy
Previous experience with geriatric population preferred
Strong computer skills necessary
Ability to work effectively as a team member
Strong organizational & planning skills; ability to multi-task
Some weekends required
Dementia experience preferred

Centers Health Care is a fully integrated post-acute care continuum offering rehabilitation and skilled nursing services in more than 45 locations covering five states. In addition, we provide special services including in-patient and home dialysis, ventilator care, and care for those with Alzheimer’s. The Centers Health Care family offers Urgent Care, Managed Care, Adult Day Health Care, and Assisted Living services, as well as every level of Home Care. Centers is well known for our commitment to our employees, offering outstanding ongoing training and development, career advancement opportunities, competitive pay rates, generous compensation packages and more.

Equal Opportunity Employer –M/F/D/V