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Employment Type:
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Posted:
9/7/2017
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ACTIVITIES ASSISTANT (Adult Day Program)
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Job Description

Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging is a nationally recognized leader in applied research, advocacy and direct service that assists older adults and their families to live successfully in the community.

We are currently seeking an Activities Assistant for our Adult Day Program (ADP). This position is part time (20 hrs/wk), 9:30 am to 3:30 pm - 4 days per week.

Responsibilities:

The Activities Assistant is a member of the Adult Day Program (ADP) interdisciplinary team reports to the Assistant Director and the Program Coordinator. The Activities Assistant plans, prepares, and conducts therapeutic groups and assists with program duties and activities.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma required.

  • Adult Day Care Certification or 2 years experience working in an Adult Day Program, nursing home or assisted living facility preferred.

  • Background in one of the creative arts (eg: art, dance, music) or Recreational Therapy helpful.

  • Experience working with cognitively and functionally impaired older adults.

  • Requires an aptitude for working with computerized systems including Word and Excel.

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Attention to detail and accuracy are essential, as are abilities to prioritize work and consistently meet deadlines, and work as a team player with all departments.

  • Drug Test and Background Check required.

Equal opportunity employer.

Qualified Applicants should send resume or apply in person to:

Human Resources Administrator

BENJAMIN ROSE INSTITUTE ON AGING

Cleveland, Ohio 44120

Qualifications

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

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