Activity Director

Golden Living Centers 609 W Tanglewood Ln -  Mishawaka, Indiana 46545
8/8/2017 3:35:10 PM
JOB ID: 1795888 Specialty: Activities and Wellness

   

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At Golden LivingCenters, we care for every patient and resident as the unique and special individual he or she is. That's why the Director of Activities role, is so important. At Golden LivingCenters we count on you bring our philosophy to life each and every day. As our Director of Activities, you will develop and implement social and recreational programs designed to meet the needs and interests of each individual in our care. We strive to provide an environment that fosters creative thinking, problem solving and empowerment. An environment where your work as a Director of Activities will help create a respectful and empowering experience for our patients. Golden LivingCenters will be a brighter place because of you.


Responsible to ensure the development, organization and coordination of living center and community resources to provide comprehensive Activity Services and programs that meet the needs and interests of each resident.

Essential Job Functions


  • Interview and assess all residents prior to the initial Care Plan Conference; document this information in the medical record, develop an individual recreation plan based on the assessment and participate in Inter-disciplinary Care Plan meetings

  • Update assessments and plans as needed and required by state or federal regulations

  • Develop monthly recre¬ation program calendars that reflect and meet the needs of facility residents

  • Communicate facility programs to resi¬dents, staff, family and volunteers

  • Manage facility Volunteer Program

  • Maintain departmental documenta¬tion that reflects services provided and resident progress towards goals

  • In coordination with social services facilitate the residents in the organization and contin¬ued development of a Resident's Council

  • Make job assignments and set priorities Serve as member of QAA committee


Qualifications

- Currently licensed or registered in state of practice as Activities Director, Social Worker, Occupational Therapist (OT) or Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA)
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Minimum two (2) years experience in social or recreational program within the last five (5) years
- Minimum one (1) year full-time experience in health care activities program
- Certification as Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, preferred
- Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

Job: Activities and Wellness

Primary Location: Indiana, Mishawaka

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

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Department Address: 609 W Tanglewood Ln*

Department City: Mishawaka

Department State: IN

Department Zipcode: 46545

Organization: Golden Living Centers

Company Profile

Ready to bring your heart and expertise to an award-winning team that feels more like a family' Bring your passion for patient care to Golden LivingCenters. As one of the nation's leading providers of skilled nursing care and inpatient and outpatient therapies, we are dedicated to helping people live fuller, longer and more productive lives. Our Golden LivingCenters have won more AHCA/NCAL Quality Awards than any other post-acute healthcare provider. These awards are the nation's highest for distinguished achievement in post-acute care, and they reflect the compassion, commitment and quality orientation of our caregivers. Join us! Together, we're redefining the way care is delivered with an innovative, holistic approach that considers the `whole patient' every time.


Mishawaka, IN
Mishawaka, Indiana


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