Activity Assistant

Oakmont Senior Living - Brea, CA (30+ days ago)3.0


Title: Part-time Activity Assistant

Community Information: Villagio at Capriana is a premier senior community situated on a beautifully landscaped campus. Developed by Oakmont Senior Living, Villagio at Capriana provides exceptional quality, comfort, and care with five-star services and amenities. Residents enjoy a rewarding lifestyle with an individualized comprehensive support that promotes continuing independence.

Why should you choose a career with Oakmont:
Family Owned
401K Retirement plan and Life insurance
Medical, Dental and Vision benefits
$2000 Scholarship Program
Emergency Family Fund
Career Growth, Relocation and Travel Opportunities
Position Mission: The Activity Assistant is responsible for assisting with organizing, scheduling, promoting, facilitating and directing the activities and excursions for the Community in order to enhance the residents’ independence and quality of life, in accordance with company’s mission, vision, and values.

Responsibilities:
Assist the Activity Director in providing an interesting, creative and rewarding social atmosphere throughout the Community and promoting resident participation through regularly scheduled high-quality activities, excursions, special events, guest speakers, movie showings, exercise sessions, the establishment of clubs, games, art and creativity opportunities, educational classes and other such activities.
As requested, develop, recruit, manage and schedule Community Volunteers.
Communicate effectively and display tact and friendliness when dealing with residents, families, visitors, co-workers, and supervisors.
Maintain a safe and secure environment for all staff, residents, and guests, following established safety standards.
Encourage teamwork through cooperative interactions with co-workers and other departments.

Qualifications:
Must be at least 18 years of age.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Prefer one (1) year experience coordinating or teaching activities with seniors
Requires current Class C, prefer Class B driver license to transport residents
Able to operate a personal computer and be proficient in MS Office programs (Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint etc.).
Must pass a criminal background check before beginning work.
About Oakmont: Oakmont Senior Living is a recognized leader in the retirement industry, having planned and developed more than 40 retirement communities in the western United States. Oakmont strives to create an atmosphere of family and community among staff, residents and resident family members. We know that caring and meaningful relationships are the foundation for a rewarding life. Our belief and our mission are to treat each member of our community with respect and compassion. Our staff is hand-selected for their skills, previous experience, and passion for working with the elderly. Our practice is to incorporate joy and laughter alongside our expectations of excellence. Walk into our community and feel our pride in ownership and commitment to service.

EEOC: Oakmont Management Group is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, family medical history or genetic information, military status, or unfavorable discharge from military service. These protections extend to all management practices and decisions, including any recruitment and hiring practices, appraisal systems, promotions, and training and career development programs.