- Epworth Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
- Tyrone, PA, USA
- Part Time
Guardian Healthcare is seeking a Part Time Activity Aide for our Epworth Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center residents located in Tyrone, PA. Do you want to work where both patients and staff are valued and respected? Are you professional, patient, and motivated? If so, then please read on!
We are committed to the safety and care of our employees and residents with equipment and processes in place to protect them.
ABOUT GUARDIAN ELDER CARE
Since we began in 1995, Guardian has grown to 59 Healthcare Communities, with 52 located in Pennsylvania, 5 in Ohio, and 2 in West Virginia. Guardian also operates ancillary divisions to provide pharmacy, rehabilitation, advanced practitioner services, home health, and home care services. These divisions were formed to provide excellent support to our patients' communities and neighbors in the surrounding areas. As Pennsylvania's largest independent provider of skilled nursing services, we are proud to be a recognized leader in offering healthcare services to today's seniors.
Caring for seniors is serious business, but that doesn't mean you won't have fun while you do it! Guardian Elder Care is a tight-knit, family-oriented team committed to operating with the utmost integrity and compassion. Our focus on clinical excellence carries over to our numerous professional development and continuing education opportunities, as well as the schedule flexibility that allows our staff to maintain a satisfying work-life balance.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN ACTIVITIES ASSISTANT
As an Activities Aide, you'll assist in the planning, developing, organizing and implementing of the activity program under the supervision of the Activity Director. You will also assist in the creation of a weekly activity calendar for residents of different functioning levels. You may also be asked to escort residents with field trips whenever necessary.
As required, you keep accurate records for each resident you work with and report any changes in a resident's condition to the nursing department immediately. With patience and a calm demeanor, you treat those you care for just the way you would want your own family members treated.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR AN ACTIVITIES ASSISTANT
- Previous experience in a geriatric role preferred
- Dementia experience preferred
Are you flexible and always willing to jump in and help where you're needed? Are you conscientious about following policies and procedures correctly? Do you have excellent interpersonal and communication skills? Are you passionate about the rights of all to privacy, dignity, and well-being? If so, then you just might be perfect for this Activities Aide position!
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR ELDER CARE TEAM?
Are you caring, kind, and compassionate? If so, please complete our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!