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Active Day 1:1 Program Assistant in Fairhaven, Massachusetts

Active Day has available opportunities for 1:1 Program Assistants

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This is an incredibly satisfying job. This is a job that requires passion and dedication with a big splash of creativity. This is where you go home EVERY night knowing YOU MADE A DIFFERENCE in the lives of our members - The elderly and adults with disabilities. As a result, our Program Assistants are key to our success and the overall members' experience at our Centers! Our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants can do it all as they supportive and functional care to our members. Our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants help members with activities, personal and medical care, meals, and on- and off-site social activities. Yes, our Program Assistants are most definitely ACTIVE!! Our Program Assistants are always smiling and creating a warm and welcoming environment all while ensuring our members are safe, happy and well.

Our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants have many responsibilities, including but not limited to:

  • Assisting members with activities of daily living and personal care

  • Assisting with the planning and facilitation of creative and diverse therapeutic recreational programs and encourage member participation.

  • Serving meals and assisting with feeding

  • Ensuring our members enjoy a loving and caring environment that will bring joy to our members’ hearts and a smile to their faces!

Qualifications for our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants include but are not limited to:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • At least 18 years of age.

  • At least one year full-time equivalent experience in a health care setting preferred.

  • Prior experience working with seniors and/or adults with special needs preferred.

  • Minimum of one year full-time equivalent experience preferred.

  • Previous experience working with seniors and/or adults with special needs preferred.

  • This is a very physical job - we are ACTIVE Day after all! As a result, you will need to be able to:

  • Push, pull, lift, transfer, pivot at least 50 pounds.

  • Sit, Stand and/or Walk up to 8 hours a day

As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to participate in benefits programs, including:

  • Paid Time Off (“PTO”)

  • Medical/Vision

  • Dental

  • 401(k)

  • And the pleasure of working in a FUN environment with GREAT people!

External Company URL: https://www.activeday.com/

Street: 40 Sconticut Neck Road

Post End Date: 8/1/2021

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