Company: Prestige Healthcare
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Resident Activity Assistant organizes and participates in
person-specific activity programming, including one to one
interventions, small group facilitation and large group
presentations. Capable of documenting individual participation and
value of approaches in medical record.
Essential Functions: Assists the resident activity director as
needed.Utilizes the environment to provide both comfort and
stimulation to the resident population.Fosters a sense of community
within the center environment.Leads and participates in individual
and group activities.Utilizes a variety of models to achieve
individualized programming, such a pet therapy, music therapy, art
therapy, etc.Assists with decorating the facility and preparing for
special events and seasonal parties.Develops and posts monthly
calendar as a planning resource for residents and
families.Participates in recreational programs for residents
confined to their rooms.Promotes volunteer efforts in the
community.Maintains records of activities and attendance.Stores
activity equipment and supplies and cleans area after conclusion of
the activity.Utilizes the biopsychosocial model to support resident
well-being.Provides or arranges for comfort/support to residents
and families when needed.Performs other tasks as assigned.
Demonstrated willingness to learn new modalities and approaches.
Good listener.Builds rapport easily.Demonstrated ability to work
collaboratively with other disciplines.Good communication skills,
both verbal and written.Ability to maintain confidentiality.Able to
work with residents/families facing end of life issues.
Keywords: Prestige Healthcare, Taylor , Activities Aide, Other , Taylor, Michigan
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