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Next Step Health Care Program Assistant in Lee, Massachusetts

Program Assistant for The Landing at Laurel Lake

Part Time & Per Diem

If you have a passion for helping people, for making them feel safe, respected, cared for and listened to, then your next step is with us.

At Next Step Healthcare, we know that working in the healthcare industry is more than just a job ? it?s a way of life reserved for the most compassionate, caring, and hard-working individuals. We are privileged to work alongside people who believe, like we do, that locally owned and operated healthcare facilities should go beyond simply ?meeting the needs? of its residents.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direction of an Activity Director, the Activities Assistant will provide group and individual activities for the residents. The number one goal is to bring fulfillment and happiness. By smiling and bringing a positive attitude to work every day, it will promote a joyous atmosphere for the residents; does related work as required.

DUTIES INCLUDE (BUT NOT LIMITED TO):

  • Assist the Resident Activities Coordinator and Senior Recreation Aide in the planning, development, and implementation of activities which enrich the lives of the residents

  • Proactively encourage and support residents' rights.

  • Work with volunteers - assist in work direction of volunteers as needed

  • Transport residents to and from activities as needed

  • Facilitate the activity, and be aware of all residents at all times

  • Clean up after each activity and leave the day room in good condition and ready for the next activity or meal

  • Assists in the measures taken for the care, custody, and safety of residents during group activities

  • Assembles, erects, dismantles, and stores the equipment and supplies used in the recreation program and leaves areas in good condition

    REQUIREMENTS:

  • Long term experience preferred

  • High School diploma or equivalent

    Next Step Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to fostering an inclusive workplace for all employees. At the core of our business, we aim to support, inspire and empower all of our employees so that we can offer the best care to our residents. In order to provide the best care, we must provide the best work environment, and that starts with a diverse staff. Next Step Healthcare does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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