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Elderwood/Pediatric/PostAcute/Woodmark Activity Leader in Wheatfield, New York

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An active social life is an essential aspect of life at Elderwood. Our activities leaders conduct enjoyable recreation programs that keep residents energized, engaged and mentally stimulated.

Shift: various day and evening shifts, including every other weekend rotation

  • Assists the Director Activities in planning and carrying out the activity program.

  • Approaches residents on assigned unit to plan individual recreational and social activities; reports to Director Activities about response and cooperation of resident.

  • Prepares resident information for use by the Director Activities in care planning and documentation; writes progress notes as assigned.

  • Assists in developing and maintaining good contact with community resources for the betterment of the activities program.

  • Responsible for maintaining departmental inventory of equipment and supplies.

  • Maintains attendance records and prepares other reports as required.

  • Minimum 18 yrs. age required, HS diploma or equivalent required.

  • Valid New York Driver’s License and clean driving record required.

  • Ability to develop good relationships with staff, volunteers, families and visitors required.

  • Ability to inspire and motivate others, create a warm and accepting climate for residents and be able to adapt and modify activities to meet their needs required.

  • Understanding of the rights and needs of residents required.

  • Physical stamina for constant activity required.

Elderwood at Wheatfield is a 123 bed skilled nursing facility (SNF) offering a unique campus setting. This campus also includes an assisted living facility and an independent living community. We believe we have an excellent location with the right amount of seclusion and accessibility featuring a beautiful courtyard and an established reputation within the community for providing exceptional care! Our services and programs include Cardiac Rehab, Oncology, Orthopedic Rehab, SMARTS Express Care, and Wound Care; as well as Specialty Programs including Palliative Care, Respite Care and Seasons Memory Care.

401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Clean, Neat & Newly Renovated Facility, Generous PTO & holiday package, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Tuition reimbursement program

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Requisition ID: 2020-12292

Shift: various day and evening shifts, including every other weekend rotation

Street: 2600 Niagara Falls Boulevard

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