This a position for the Reformed Church Home in Old Bridge (Middlesex County) Is responsible for leading group and individual activity programs, as indicated in the program schedule. Will provide sensory/tactile/environmental stimulation, encourage social interaction, provide emotional support and reassurance. Will make residents aware or activity options, encourage participation and the pursuit of leisure interests, old and new. Will be aware of and comply with all safety and infection control policies and procedures. Will be alert to the special needs of memory –impaired residents, provide support and assistance. The recreational assistants will implement the programs in accordance with the facility policy and federal and state regulations Will be required to attend departmental staff meetings and in-service education sessions and will be responsible for all information presented.