Assistant Director of Activities

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Passaic County, NJ
255 Union Avenue, Bloomingdale, New Jersey 07465
Job Info
Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 1
Date Posted: April 21, 2017
Expiry Date: May 07, 2017
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Mid level
Years of Experience: 2
Salary Info
Salary Type: Negotiable
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This position is for Health Care Center of Bloomingdale in Passaic County.  Position is to assist the Activities Director in planning, organizing, developing & directing the overall operation of the Activities Department to comply with current federal, state and local standards and regulations. Participate in planning, development and implementation of resident assessments and interdisciplinary care plans. Assist director in creating ongoing program of activities that meet, in accordance with the comprehensive assessment, the interests and the physical, mental and psychosocial needs of each resident.

Responsibilities:

Job responsibilities include planning and running group programs, supervising activities staff, assisting with completing activity assessments and resident care plans.

Educational requirements:

High School Diploma; MEPAP course completion a plus;

Experience requirements:

Must have, as a minimum, two (2) years experience in a social or recreation program within the last five (5) years, one (1) of which was full-time in a patient activities program in a health care setting.

Desired Skills:

Must possess knowledge of MDS 3.0 and creating resident care plans.

Qualifications:

Must have experience working with Dementia clientele.