Centers Health Care

Buffalo, NY

Nursing Home Recreation Aide

Posted 19 days ago

Job Description

Nursing Home Recreation Aide

Ellicott Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is seeking an energetic Recreation Aide to work Full-time for our Skilled Nursing Facility located in Buffalo, NY. The ideal candidate will have a flexible schedule and prior long-term care experience!

Duties Include:

  • Implement activities programs for Residents; focus on individual interests
  • Work directly with Residents on units; without direct supervision
  • Organize and obtain supplies and equipment as requested
  • Assist recreation specialists & set up program areas as needed
  • Keep daily attendance and document residents participation in activities
  • Assist residents to program location and return residents to appropriate units
  • Be familiar with established emergency procedures


  • A positive attitude and energy is a must!
  • Available to work various day shifts and every other weekend
  • MUST have prior long-term care experience
  • Previous experience with a geriatric population preferred
  • Strong computer skills necessary
  • Strong organizational & planning skills; ability to multi-task


Buffalo, NY

About Us:

Ellicott Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is a 160-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in New Yorks beautiful Buffalo, New York. Our size enables a warm, nurturing environment, which allows each resident to maintain his/her individuality. Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all our residents, by maintaining each residents dignity and independence. At Ellicott Center we offer premium compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, professional growth & stability, innovative training programs and more. Ellicott Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care consortium.