Job Description

Richmond Center is looking for an Education Specialist/Activity Coordinator to be a part of the recreation department team, working with the residents in our Neuro Behavioral program.

DUTIES:

  • Implement activities programs for Residents; focus on individual interests
  • Planning and implementing a variety of cognitive and educational activities/programs in a group setting and individual basis
  • Work directly with Residents on units; without direct supervision
  • Organize and obtain supplies and equipment as requested
  • Assist recreation specialists & set up program areas as needed
  • Keep daily attendance and document residents’ participation in activities
  • Assist residents to program location and return residents to appropriate units
  • Be familiar with established emergency procedures

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Positive attitude and energy is a must!
  • MUST have prior long term care recreation experience
  • Previous experience with a geriatric population preferred
  • Strong computer skills necessary
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Strong organizational & planning skills; ability to multi-task

Location:

Staten Island, NY

About us:

Richmond Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare is a 372-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in the borough of Staten Island. Our size enables a warm, nurturing environment, which allows each resident to maintain his/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. Richmond Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care consortium.

Equal Opportunity Employer –M/F/D/V

Application Instructions

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