Lifestyle Assistant

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Middlesex County, NJ
606 Cranbury Road
Job Info
Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 2
Date Posted: May 16, 2017
Expiry Date: June 15, 2017
Job Type: Part Time
Job Level: Entry level
Years of Experience: 1 year of experience preferred
Salary Info
Salary Type: Negotiable
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This part time position is for the Chelsea of East Brunswick in Middlesex County.

**Assists the Lifestyle Director to develop and promote recreational programs,
including, but not limited to, music, dance, arts and crafts, cultural presentations,
nature study, social recreation, games and trips.
**Adapts recreation programs to meet the needs and preferences of individual
residents.
**Assists the Lifestyle Director in developing and nurturing relationships in the
community, that will encourage the integration of our residents and the community
Handles documentation as required by regulation. Communicates with residents,
residents’ families, staff and regulatory agencies.
**Sets up room prior to activity or program by assembling all materials and equipment
needed.
**Serves refreshments at appropriate functions. Coordinates with Food Services Director.
**Visits residents. Learns their particular preferences. Encourages residents to become
involved in activities inside and/or outside the residence

Responsibilities:

open

Educational requirements:

High school diploma - MEPAP classes preferred.

Experience requirements:

Prior experience working with seniors is preferred, but will train the right person.

Desired Skills:

Compassion, creativity, organization, experience working with those with dementia and memory impairment

Qualifications:

Compassion, creativity, organization, experience working with those with dementia and memory impairment