Job Description

Assistant Activities Director

Deptford Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare is actively looking to hire an Assistant Activities Director for our Skilled Nursing Facility. The Assistant Activities Director assists in planning individual and group recreation services, both therapeutic and general, and supervises recreation assistants and volunteers. The Assistant Activities Director will be responsible for developing, implementing, and supervising a full scope of recreational services in the nursing home to stimulate customers to have fuller and richer lives.


  • Assist in developing, implementing & supervising all recreational services.
  • Assist in maintaining and developing a recreational budget.
  • Plans individual and group recreation services, both therapeutic and general.
  • Assist in creating exciting & therapeutic recreation programs.
  • Assist in supervising all recreation assistants and volunteers.
  • Assist in all necessary documentation.
  • Provide and monitor individual guidance and motivation to employees.
  • Member of the interdisciplinary & management teams.


  • Supervisory Recreation experience working in a Skilled Nursing Facility preferred.
  • Bachelor’s or Associates's degree in Therapeutic Recreation preferred.
  • 3 yrs. of Activity experience preferred.
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills.
  • Must enjoy working with the senior population.


Deptford, NJ

Deptford Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare is a 240-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in Deptford, New Jersey. Our size enables a warm, nurturing environment, which allows each resident to maintain his or her individuality. Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all our residents, by maintaining each resident’s dignity and independence. We offer a friendly working environment, excellent compensation, a great benefits package, professional growth & stability, innovative training programs and more.

Centers Health Care is the only fully integrated post-acute continuum of care, offering services to the elderly throughout NY, NJ and RI through its Healthcare facilities & agencies, Dialysis & Urgent Care Centers, Ambulance & Ambulette Services, a Managed Care Plan, and a Durable Medical Equipment Provider. Earning praiseworthy reviews as the leading provider of top quality medical care in rehabilitative treatment and healthcare, Centers Health Care is unwavering in our dedication to excellence in care, and proud of our commitment to diversity and community involvement.

Equal Opportunity Employer –M/F/D/V

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