Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
6/19/2019
Job Category:
Sports and Recreation / Fitness
Recreation Assistant (Full Time)
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Genesis Healthcare LLC | Elmore, AL
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Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY: The Recreation Assistant assists in the planning, organizing, and directing activity programs for customers. Recreation services will include physical, creative, cognitive, social, spiritual, and community programs in accordance with customers' needs. The Recreation Assistant contributes to the documentation of customers' progress toward their goals and response to the recreation plan.

RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES:

1. Assists in planning and promoting recreation based on the needs and interests of the customer

2. Encourages social communication through group recreation

3. Provides programs in all recreation component areas on an individual and group basis

4. Assists customers with participation in religious programs

5. Assists customers with leisure recreation

6. Provides individual intervention to identified customers and non-participants of group programs

7. Provides input into the design of monthly recreation services

8. Documents customer attendance and participation level at recreation programs, writes progress notes, and attends care plan meetings as appropriate

9. Attends appropriate in-service training programs

10. Assists in the maintenance, storage, and use of the recreation department supplies

11. Performs other responsibilities as directed by the Recreation Director

12. Assists with set up of volunteer program and appreciation

13. Assists in transporting customers to and from recreation programs

14. Assists with admission assessments, Clinical responsibilities: MDS, care plans and progress notes

15. Assists with customer council's purpose, attendance, and outcomes

16. Facilitates community interaction programs

17. Puts Customer Service First: Ensures that customers and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere which recognizes the individuals' needs and rights

18. Performs other duties as requested.

Requires working weekends occasionally.

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QUALIFICATIONS:

SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. High school degree or equivalent 2. Certification in accordance with regulatory agencies governing the center. 3. Must be able to read, write and understand the English language.

Position Type: Full Time

Req ID: 294064

Center Name: Merry Wood Lodge Center

About Genesis Healthcare LLC

Genesis HealthCare Corporation (GHC) is a provider of healthcare and support services to the elderly in the United States. The Company offers services, which focus on the primary medical, physical and behavioral issues faced by the medically complex elderly population. GHC's business comprises two primary business segments: inpatient services and rehabilitation therapy services. The Company owns, leases, manages or jointly owns 210 eldercare facilities, consisting of 176 nursing facilities, 26 assisted living facilities and eight care units collectively having 25,800 beds. GHC provides inpatient services through nursing and assisted living centers primarily located in the eastern United States. The Company also provides an array of other medical services, including respiratory health services, physician services, hospitality services, staffing services and other healthcare related services. In July 2007, Formation Capital and JER Partners completed the acquisition of GHC.