Life Enrichment Aide-Part time Days

Saint John, Indiana, United States Part-time

Providence Life Services offers a full range of services for families who need retirement living, assisted living, rehab, skilled nursing, and more. Providence Life Services has been serving seniors in a Christian environment for many years!

Be a part of our brand new, exciting “small house concept” skilled nursing community located in St. John, Indiana. We are seeking a part time Life Enrichment Aide to join its clinical team in delivering quality care to its residents in efforts to improve overall quality of life. This is an excellent career opportunity for individuals who are truly passionate about providing care for the elderly!

Description

The primary purpose of your job position is to provide individual and group activities for clients and assist in the planning and implementation of recreational, social, intellectual, emotional and spiritual programs, as may be directed by the Life Enrichment Director.

Ensure that all charted activity documentation notes and assessments are informative and descriptive and comply with the MDS nursing schedule for due dates.

The schedule for this part-time position (20 hours/week) is from 10am-3pm which would include some weekends and holidays as required.

Summary of essential job functions

  • Keep abreast of economic conditions/situations and recommend to the Executive Director adjustments in activity programs that assure the continued ability to provide daily activities.
  • Assist in developing, implementing, and maintaining an ongoing quality assurance program for the activity department.
  • Assist in preparing activity rooms/areas for scheduled activity programs; and clean up activity areas after completing activity functions.
  • Must attend annual in-services.
  • Must be able to push, pull, move and/or lift a minimum of 50 pounds to a minimum height of 3 feet.

Skills necessary

  • A high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • CNA certified.
  • Long term experience a plus.