Senior Living Wellness / Recreation Assistant

Location
Fargo, North Dakota
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Aug 12, 2020
Ref
req46255
Role
Other
Location: Good Samaritan Society Fargo

Address: 4502 37th Ave South, Fargo, ND 58106-7158 USA

Employment Type: Part-Time

Shift: Rotating

Job Summary
  • Part time evening shift Wellness/Recreation Assistant position available. 4 hours per shift with approximately 30 hours per 2 week pay period.
  • Excellent health benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO), Holiday Pay, 401(k), company discounts, + more.
  • Apply today!

Job Responsibilities

This position provides wellness/recreation assistance such as program planning and implementing, as assigned, in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform the following according to location standards and procedures.

Assists in planning programs that are varied and well-balanced to address residents' individual physical, emotional, social, vocational and intellectual needs and interests. Leads or assists with providing resident programs both within and outside of the community. Assists with determining whether residents' needs and interests are being met through program involvement. Encourages and assists residents with transportation to activities of choice. Interacts with residents and maintains resident-centered conversations. Review calendar of events and notifies residents of calendar availability and scheduled programs.

Qualifications

Prior work experience in healthcare is preferred to be hired for this job. Completion of an activity training program or ability to complete such program approved by the location is preferred.

Ability to communicate and comprehend; ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities; ability and desire to be creative in adapting programs and supplies to meet individual resident needs.

Have a commitment to Good Samaritan Society's values (excellence, teamwork, hospitality, integrity, and compassion), as well as a desire to model these values and to encourage others to be allies, friends and givers.

Be able to maintain patient and tactful composure when dealing with residents, family members, staff members and visitors

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action

Division: ACTIVITIES

Req ID: req46255