Activity Director (Healthcare)
As an Activity Director you will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and directing the residents activity program in accordance with current federal, state, and local regulations to ensure that the emotional, social, and recreational needs are met and maintained on an individual basis. You will find meaningful work in this role with the opportunity to collaborate and make a positive impact every day!
Responsible for managing, directing and supervising all personnel and all operations of the Activity Department.
Organizes an activity program of both group and individual activities based on the residents individualized needs as identified in each resident care plan.
Maintains a balance of recreational activities including physical, social, religious and educational such as but not limited to creative arts and crafts, movies, parties, cooking, games, field trips, and devotional groups.
Ensures that group activities are scheduled for a time that would provide for maximum involvement by interested residents. This may include evenings and weekend activities.
Assists in the development of departmental policies and procedures which govern the activity department.
4 weeks of PTO on an accrual basis in your first year of employment
7 paid holidays (premium pay if scheduled to work the holiday)
Paid sick time
401k with employer match
Medical, dental, and vision Insurance
Employer paid life insurance
Paid training opportunities
Tuition reimbursement plans
Employee pharmacy program
Special employee recognition and giveaways (you might even win an expense paid vacation like several employees did this year!
High School Diploma or GED/TASC required.
Bachelors Degree preferred.
Experience working with the geriatric population and/or in a recreational setting is preferred.
Ability to lift over 60 pounds, stand, walk, sit, bend, and twist.
Ability to prioritize and coordinate tasks and assignments.
Ability to interact appropriately and professionally with staff, residents, vendors, and volunteers.
If you have a passion for service, work life balance, and enjoy working with others, we want to speak with you! Apply now!
*A full written job description is available upon request
*Heritage employees must provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination or submit and receive approval for medical or religious exemption.