Job Description

Bishop Rehabilitation & Nursing Center is looking for an Activities Aide to work in our facility in Syracuse, NY.

We just raised our rates!!

CNA certificate is a plus


  • Plans, Creates and Executes a variety of engaging programs for all days of the week, including Sundays and Holidays. Person-Centered activities are planned to be appropriate to the needs of the registrants (includes but are not limited to: exercise and dance, small and large group programs, individual pursuits, sensory activities, clubs, special interests, spiritual and religious activities, community outings)
  • Prepares a monthly calendar of activities that is posted in prominent areas and provided to every registrant
  • Prepares a monthly staffing schedule for Recreational Assistants
  • Ensures that all documentation requirements are met and is experienced in writing Person-Centered Care Plans, Assessments and Progress notes
  • Participates in care plan meetings, and any other meeting as directed by the Director
  • Develops and maintains a good rapport with all departments involved with the care plan to ensure that a team effort is achieved in developing a comprehensive plan of care
  • Orders appropriate supplies and equipment for the department
  • Plans a monthly resident council meeting. Takes meeting minutes and ensures that all registrant concerns are addressed
  • Organizes and coordinates special community outings with registrant interests in mind
  • Arranges regular entertainment, parties, seasonal programs, and special events
  • Plans and coordinates staff events at the request of the director
  • Ensures that the facility is appropriately decorated for Holidays and seasons
  • Supervises the volunteer program for the facility
  • Adheres to all facility and corporate policies


  • Must have activities/recreation experience in child care setting or adult care setting
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills
  • current CNA/HHA certification a plus

Application Instructions

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