Reflections Activities Assistant (Alzheimer's/Dementia Unit)- PT

Somerset, NJ
Reflections
03-17-2021
The Bristal at Somerset NJ
Depends on Experience  Hourly
Part Time / Casual Sun and Mon
9:30am-5:30pm

At the present time we are looking for a creative, hands on Recreation Activities Assistant to assist in presenting and coordinating recreational programs for residents in our Reflections Unit.

Experience:

  • At least one year of experience working with an Alzheimer’s or Dementia Senior Population.
  • 6 months recreation or event leadership experience (Assisted Living or Long Term Care experience desirable).

      Available: Sun and Mon from 9:30am - 5:30pm

Qualifications:

  • Outgoing, warm and caring personality.
  • Ability to create a program to get residents involved and excited.
  • Dependable and able to supervise activities, special events and excursions for the residents.
  • Creative talents in one or more areas such as art, music, readings, dance, etc.
  • Well groomed and properly attired, professional demeanor.
  • Good communication and listening skills.
  • Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist CTRS (Preferred).