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Activities Assistant

An Activity Assistant coordinates the activity program to meet the needs, interests and capabilities of the residents. This position enriches the lives of residents through enjoyable activities that improve their physical and mental wellbeing.

Education & Experience:
None required

Certifications
None required

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Activities Director

Activities Director

The Activity Director is responsible for directing the development, implementation, supervision and ongoing evaluation of the activities program. This including scheduling activities, both individual and groups, implementing and/or delegating implementation of these programs, monitoring and evaluating the response to the programs to determine if the activities meet the assessed needs of the resident. This position enriches the lives of residents through enjoyable activities that improve their physical and mental wellbeing.

Education & Experience:
Most employers prefer an associate degree with a therapy or recreational focus, with a bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent work experience in a healthcare environment with a focus on recreational activities.

Certifications
None required

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