Activities Assistant - Memory Care

The Palace Group

Fort Lauderdale,FL

10/12/2020

Luxury Senior Living Communities

In Kendall, Coral Gables & Homestead

Is looking for

Assistant to the Director

of

Activities & Entertainment

for its

Brand New Palace at Weston

An Independent, Assisted Living & Memory Care Community

15951 SW 41st St #500, Davie, FL 33331

Winner of Gallup's Great Workplace Award

The #1 Priority of this position is

To assist the Activities & Entertainment Director in executing the residents activity program, lead group activities and visit residents to complete their Activity Profile.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist the Director in decorating the building for all parties, holidays and special events.

  • Follow the daily activities schedule and carry-out the assigned planned activities and events.

  • Maintain an ongoing inventory of departmental supplies and equipment.

  • General housekeeping duties in activity areas and supply closets.

  • Be aware of conditions that may interfere with the safety and well-being of residents while in activities.

  • Assist the Director by interviewing residents based on their activities profile and input the information into the CRM.



    Qualifications

  • Experience in recreation setting preferred.

  • Experience in party planning and carrying out social and recreational programs.

  • Must be creative and have appropriate input in creating new activities for the program.

  • Performance experience is preferred, such as singing or dancing.

  • Must have a high school degree or equivalent.

  • Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written in English. Spanish preferred.

  • Must have basic knowledge of a variety of activities and exhibit the ability to give instructions to others.



    The Ideal Candidate

  • Responsible, always on time, resourceful, very accurate and detail-oriented.

  • Flexible as to work schedule. Must be available to work on weekends, holidays and in emergency situations.

  • Must be able to work under pressure and multi-task.

  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and the ability to work independently AND as a team member.

  • Exhibit an enthusiastic and friendly personality that has aptitude for working with a variety of people.

  • Must be comfortable with working with older individuals and be able to motivate them in participating in the programs.



Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly

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