Activities Assistant in Acton, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 5/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Benchmark Senior Living at Robins Brook is looking for a fun, dedicated and caring Activities Assistant. Come join our team and make a difference in our residents lives.

The Program Assistant organizes and implements programs designed to meet the individual needs of the resident. The program is intended to fulfill basic psychological, intellectual, physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs while promoting self-esteem in a caring, nurturing environment. The Programming Assistant supports and assists the Programming Director in all necessary programming. S/he safely uses all utilized equipment when planning or implementing programming.



Job Requirements

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Displays computer proficiency with working knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software
• Possesses excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and the ability to relate in a positive and professional way to a diverse resident and associate population
• Shows familiarity and experience using a wide variety of equipment related to the recreational programs of elders and the disabled, including, but not limited to, craft supplies, VCR, stereo, stove, and food preparation equipment
• Maintains a high level of confidentiality regarding residents, staff, and the community
• Shows an ability to relate to and perform job functions for the elderly in a positive and efficient manner
• Shows a consistent ability to coordinate multiple tasks, demonstrates a positive attitude, and works well under pressure

 

BENEFITS

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!