Winter Park Towers
Assisted Living-Activities Assistant (R&D)
Westminster Winter Park, a beautiful lakeside Active Living Community in Winter Park, has an open position for an Activities Assistant Full Time. Experience working in a secured memory unit is preferred. This position is required to work every other weekend, hours will vary. We are a church related not-for-profit community service organization dedicated and committed to providing services for older adults.
We are an "EOE" and "Honor those who have served."
Assist to plan, develop, and direct the Resident Assisted Living operation of the activities department in accordance with regulatory guidelines and our established policies and procedures and assure that an on-going program of activities is designed to meet the level of interests and abilities of each resident.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Comply with all applicable rules, policies, standards and guidelines related to employment with Westminster and its communities.
Possess a minimum of a high school diploma, with interests in recreation, crafts and music helpful.
Experience and Basic Knowledge:
1-2 years experience in recreational activity programs for senior adults in nursing homes or related activities required. Must be familiar with individuals that suffer from dementia and Alzheimer's. Interest and abilities in recreation, crafts, art, theater or language arts extremely helpful.See job description