Activities/Program Assistant-Part Time- Weekends a Must!

Maplewood Senior Living - Cuyahoga Falls, OH2.5

Full-time
Activities/Program Assistant

Maplewood Senior Living, an innovative, forward-thinking senior living provider, strives to inspire our associates to learn, develop, and succeed. As we continue to grow, we are seeking devoted and caring Activities Assistants (Lifestyle Assistant) to become part of our family.

Maplewood at Cuyahoga Falls is currently hiring part-time Activities Assistants for our growing community. Evenings & Weekend Availability a Must!
We offer: ✦ Competitive wages ✦ Flexible shifts ✦ Bonus & incentive programs ✦ Paid training ✦ Growth opportunities
APPLY NOW or join us for open interviews every Tuesday 11am - 2pm.
Maplewood at Cuyahoga Falls, 190 W. Bath Rd. Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Lifestyle Assistant will assist the Lifestyle Director with the coordination’s and implementation of all programs and ensuring that it is therapeutic to the residents and maximizes their quality of life. Maplewood Senior Living offers a full range of social, physical, cognitive, emotional, spiritual and purposeful programs to meet overall well-being of our residents. The Lifestyle assistant shall make every effort to meet the comprehensive needs and interests of all the residents.

Primary Responsibilities

Must possess a passion for working with the senior population and improving their quality of life
Provide outstanding customer service to all residents, family members, responsible persons, and visitors of residents in the community
Personable, reliable, great communicator and team player
Creative, energetic, enthusiastic, patient, flexible, encouraging, and team-oriented
Create a positive atmosphere with an engaging variety of activities
Plans, schedule, and leads, recreational programs to meet the needs of all of our residents.
Assist with planning the monthly calendar
Assist with planning and implementation of special events
Provide an afternoon social or Happy hour daily
Successfully worked within Lifestyle budgetary guidelines regarding entertainment, and supplies
Education/Experience/Licensure/Certification

Requires an associate degree from an accredited college or university or satisfactory completion of two years of college, with a major work in recreation, occupational therapy, gerontology or related field, or two years of full-time experience in the recreation field with an adult population
Experience in an environment which focuses on dementia care, preferred
Excellent communication, organization and time management skills
Basic typing skills and computer knowledge: familiarity with MS Word, Excel, Publisher and creative software
Driver requirements; valid driver’s license with good driving record. May be required to take a driving test