Activities Assistant **Great Opportunity!!** at Westminster St. Augustine in St Augustine, Florida

Posted in Health Care 6 days ago.

Type: Part-Time





Job Description:

Located in the heart of World Golf Village, Westminster St. Augustine is currently accepting applications for the part-time position of Activities Assistant Health Center. This position will assist to plan, develop and direct the overall operation of the activities department in accordance with regulatory guidelines and our established policies and procedures and assure that an on-going program of activities is designed to meet the level of interests and abilities of each resident.

EOE, DFWP - "We honor those who have served."

We Offer:


  • Consistent scheduling

  • Paid Time Off (PTO hrs can be sold in 20 hr increments as long as 80 hrs remain afterwards)

  • 403(b) Retirement Plan

  • Profit Sharing Plan

  • Resident Scholarship Program to assist in furthering education

  • Free Flu Shots and Hepatitis B Vaccinations

  • Discounted meals

  • Resident Christmas Fund for Employees

  • Tickets at Work – discount pricing on travel and entertainment options

  • Training & Career growth

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Comply with all applicable rules, policies, standards and guidelines related to employment with Westminster and its communities.


  1. Implement and conduct programs as assigned by the Activities Director, encouraging residents to attend. Includes setup prior to and clean-up after completion of activities.

  2. Leads and assists residents groups on community outings.

  3. Conducts one-on-one activities with those residents requiring them.

  4. Completes documentation such as Assessments and Daily Attendance Sheets.

  5. Purchase and organize decorations and supplies for daily activities & holidays.

  6. Assist with decorating Health Center common areas.

This job description is not to be construed as a complete listing of the assignments and responsibilities assigned to any employee; nor are such assignments restricted to those precisely listed in the description. This job description may change from time to time as the needs of the organization change.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: Possess a minimum of a high school diploma, with interests in recreation, crafts and music helpful. Must have basic knowledge of food preparation and handling. Certified Nurse Assistant certificate preferred.

Experience and Basic Knowledge:

Must have experience in recreational and activities programs in senior citizens group nursing homes or related activities within the last two years. Must be familiar with dementia or willing to learn about the condition.

Physical and Environmental Requirements: Balancing, Kneeling, Reaching, Crouching, Pulling, Standing, Manual Dexterity, Pushing, Stooping, Grasping, Lifting up to 40 pounds

Sensory and communicative activities with or without prosthetics of this position are: Feeling, Smelling, Hearing, Speaking, Seeing, Tasting

An individual in this position will be exposed to:

Inside and outside environmental conditions

Blood Borne pathogens (low risk)

Physical hazard

Respiratory pathogens

Must be able to cope with mental and emotional stress of this position.

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