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Acitivity/Program Assistant

Date: Nov 16, 2019

Requisition ID: 69696

Ministry:  PLC Senior Services

Location: PLC Cor Mariae Center

Location Address:
3330 Maria Linden Drive, Rockford, IL  61114 United States (US)

 

   

Department: 20290010 Supportive Living CRM 

Daily Hours: 4
Standard Hours: 20
Employment Status: Part-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Rotating
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

The Activity Assistant supports the Director of Supportive Living to plan, organize, develop, and direct the overall operation of the Supportive Living Department in accordance with current federal, state and local standards and as may be directed by the Executive Director to ensure that an on-going program of activities is delivered.  Responds to the interests of the facility residents and enhances their physical, mental, social and psychological well-being and be presented in a manner which embodies the mission and core values of Presence Health.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Supports in the development of the activities for the unit; plans and implements the schedule for resident outings, evaluates current programs and initiates changes for improvements.  Conducts activities that include residents at all levels of care. Attends outings as appropriate and monitor residents. Provides assistance to residents during activities as needed.

Provides medication reminders for patients as directed by the Unit Director

Participates in the development and implementation of resident, family and community events including fund raising events and celebrations. Contributes in facility planning and program development relating the recreational needs of the residents.

Provides feedback to Director of Supportive Living to assure equipment and supplies needed are available and in good working order.  Participates in interdisciplinary teams to improve services, solve problems, resolve resident issues, etc.

Ensures department documentation is complete, accurate and timely. Aids with activities assessments for each new resident. 


This represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Must be 18 years of age or older

Must be able to work with minimal supervision

 

Education and/or Experience                                                              

High School diploma or equivalent is required. 

Prior experience working with the senior adult population, preferred

Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
Department Name: Supportive Living CRM

Job Function: Support Services 


Nearest Major Market: Rockford

Job Segment: Program Manager, CRM, Management, Technology