ScrantonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Scranton jobs

Activities Assistant (Nursing Home)

Company: The Gardens at Millville
Location: Huntington Mills
Posted on: November 27, 2022

Job Description:

The Gardens at Millville - **Newly Increased Payrates**
Gardens at Millville is seeking an Activities Assistant to join our skilled nursing facility -in Millville, PA.
You would conduct activities for residents, under the direction of the Director of Activities.
Starting Rate: $11+/hr
*New* Now offering Education Assistance:

Get up to $5,250 per year towards tuition* or
Get up to $2,625 per year towards paying off a Non-Federal Nursing Student Loan!*

Shifts Available:


  • Full-Time 9:30am- 5:30pm
  • Part-Time 11:30am-7:30pm

    Responsibilities:
    The Activities Assistant is responsible for ensuring that the emotional, recreational, and social needs of the residents are met and maintained on an individual basis.

    • Assists residents to accomplish normal activities of living, ex: writing letters, making phone calls, registering to vote, etc.
    • Assists with record keeping of residents' progress and activity attendance.
    • Assist mail delivery, escorting residents to the activity programs, flower/plant care within the facility, pet/fish care, preparation of monthly newsletter, fund-raising efforts, and making morning announcements over P.A. system.
    • Directs or carries out a program of activities which will provide entertainment, inter-communication, exercise, relaxation, and opportunities to express creative talents and fulfill basic psychological, social, and spiritual needs as planned by the Activities Director.
    • Provides the resident with craft supplies, materials, and equipment and supervises patients during craft activities.
    • Helps the residents to utilize their potential by encouraging them to work on crafts, paints, etc.

      Qualifications:

      • Graduate of an accredited high school or GED preferred.
      • Previous long-term care or experience working with the elderly or disabled is desirable
      • Covid Vaccine required unless an approved exemption is presented upon hiring

        Benefits:
        We strive to provide our employees with a comprehensive and affordable benefits package including:

        Medical and Prescription Drug, Dental, Vision Care, -
        Telemedicine Program, -
        Company-Paid Group Life Insurance,
        Voluntary Term Life Insurance and Short-Term Disability,
        401(k) Savings Plan, -
        Employee Assistance Program (EAP),
        Commuter Benefits, -
        and Planned Time-Off (vacation, personal, sick, and state sick). -
        Buddy Bonus: Bring a friend with you when you are hired and you'll each be awarded $1,000 on your first month's paycheck
        Dailypay: The ability to freely view your paycheck as it accrues daily, with the option to withdraw it daily for nominal fee

        Such benefits, as well as bonus and variable compensation plans, are based on applicable state law and factors such as pay classification (full-time, part-time, or casual), job grade, location, and length of service
        XQ5
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -
        -

Keywords: The Gardens at Millville, Scranton , Activities Assistant (Nursing Home), Healthcare , Huntington Mills, Pennsylvania

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Pennsylvania jobs by following @recnetPA on Twitter!

Scranton RSS job feeds