Activity Leader - Part Time
Company: Elderwood at Cheektowaga
Posted on: September 10, 2021
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our team today! Overview:
Cheektowaga is seeking an Activity Leader that is high energy,
compassionate and detailed oriented. This is a Part Time
opportunity (3 days per week, including every other weekend;
Deptarment plays a crucial role in the health and well-being of our
residents. While there is much fun to be had, this position
requires planning and documentation. Comfort with technology is a
Activity Leader Overview:
active social life is an essential aspect of life at Elderwood. Our
activities leaders conduct enjoyable recreation programs that keep
residents energized, engaged and mentally stimulated.
- This position
requires a high level of energy and activity. Comfort with
technology and love for the elderly are a must!
Shift Options (hours are flexible):
Elderwood at Cheektowaga
located to the metro-Buffalo region, Elderwood at Cheektowaga is a
well-established long-term care community offering round-the-clock
skilled nursing care and comprehensive subacute rehab services.
Residents with dementia benefit from Elderwood’s Seasons Memory
Care program. The community is part of a continuum on the suburban
campus that allows seniors to age in place with Elderwood assisted
living and independent living communities nearby.
Assists the Director Activities in planning and
carrying out the activity program.
Approaches residents on assigned unit to plan
individual recreational and social activities; reports to Director
Activities about response and cooperation of resident.
Prepares resident information for use by the
Director Activities in care planning and documentation; writes
progress notes as assigned.
Assists in developing and maintaining good
contact with community resources for the betterment of the
Responsible for maintaining departmental
inventory of equipment and supplies.
Maintains attendance records and prepares other
reports as required.
Minimum 18 yrs. age required, HS
diploma or equivalent required.
Valid New York Driver’s License
and clean driving record required.
Ability to develop good
relationships with staff, volunteers, families and visitors
Ability to inspire and motivate
others, create a warm and accepting climate for residents and be
able to adapt and modify activities to meet their needs
Understanding of the rights and
needs of residents required.
Physical stamina for constant
Elderwood expects all current and new
employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be
required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may
request a medical exemption from vaccination.
EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and
employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without
regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion,
gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or
veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other
protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the
performance of the work involved.
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