Recreation Activities Assistant

Somerset, NJ
Recreation
09-14-2020
The Bristal at Somerset NJ
Depends on Experience 
Part Time
Flexible

At the present time we are looking for a creative, hands on Reflections Recreation Activities Assistant to assist in presenting and coordinating recreational programs for our residents with Alzheimer's and Dementia living in our Reflections Memory Care 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).

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).

Part Time hours also available covering the day shift and at least one weekend day per week.