Centers Health Care

Haverstraw, NY

Recreation Aide

Posted 9 days ago

Job Description

Nursing Home Recreation Aides

Northern Riverview is seeking a Full Time energetic & passionate Recreation Aide for our Skilled Nursing Facility. The ideal candidate will have experience with recreation therapy/activities and true enjoyment of working with the elderly.

DUTIES:

  • Design & Implement recreational programs for Residents.
  • 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.
  • Communicate related information to other individuals directly involved in Resident care
  • Be familiar with established emergency procedures.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be upbeat, energetic, enthusiastic, and have a caring personality.
  • Enjoy working with the elderly
  • Exp. with recreation therapy/activities a plus
  • High school diploma/equivalent
  • Strong computer skills necessary
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Ability to multi-task

LOCATION:

Haverstraw, NY

ABOUT US:

Northern Riverview Healthcare Center is a 180-bed skilled nursing and assisted living facility that also houses Northern Riverview Health Care Center. This beautiful facility offers comprehensive short-term rehabilitation and long-term skilled nursing services, not to mention panoramic views of the Hudson River. Our desirable location and multi-disciplinary approach are designed to help you improve your overall well-being. Northern Riverview is a proud member of the Centers Health Care consortium.

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