Vivage Senior Living

Activities Associate - Sierra

US-CO-Lakewood
Requisition ID
2017-1834
# of Openings
1
Category (Portal Searching)
Customer Service/Support

Overview

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Sierra Rehabilitation and Care Community is a diverse community with three distinct neighborhoods serving the needs with those of complex medical care requirements, mental health and memory support needs.  Our innovative holistic programming serves a wide age range.  Guests can get involved in our therapeutic work program or enjoy any of our frequent outings. We offer private room accommodations equipped with flat-screen TVs and phones for those in need of post-acute rehabilitation.  Sierra’s memory support neighborhood, Legacy, provides guests with a beautifully renovated atmosphere and two distinct courtyards. 

 

Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is  dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!

Responsibilities

Currently, Sierra Rehabilitation is seeking a Full Time ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATE at their 72 bed skilled nursing community located in Lakewood, CO.  

 

The primary responsibility of the ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATE is to assist the Activities Director in planning, organizing, developing, and directing the overall operation of the Activities Department. 

 

  • Assist in the scheduling of activity care plans and assessments.
  • Provide daily activities for the resident.
  • Assist in developing volunteer activity assignments.
  • Assist in-room residents by visiting with them, writing letters, running errands, making appointments etc.
  • Drives the company vehicle for resident outings, appointments, etc.; accompanies residents on trips outside of the community.
  • Demonstrate a passion for caring as evidenced by interaction with co-workers, residents, families, and visitors.

Qualifications

  • Must be at least 25 years of age and possess a valid and unrestricted Driver’s License.
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully when personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
  • Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served.
  • Must possess the ability to work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel.
  • Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.
  • Must possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma or its equivalent.

 

Sierra Rehabilitation & Care Community is proudly a managed facility of

 

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled

 

No Agencies or Affiliates, please!

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