Job Description

Nursing Home Recreation Aide

Northern Manor is seeking a Full Time / Part Time energetic & passionate Recreation Aide for our Skilled Nursing Facility. The ideal candidate will have experience with recreation therapy/activities and true enjoyment of working with the elderly.

DUTIES:

  • Design & Implement recreational programs for Residents.
  • 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.
  • Communicate related information to other individuals directly involved in Resident care
  • Be familiar with established emergency procedures.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be upbeat, energetic, enthusiastic, and have a caring personality.
  • Enjoy working with the elderly
  • Exp. with recreation therapy/activities a plus
  • High school diploma/equivalent
  • Strong computer skills necessary 
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Ability to multi-task

 

LOCATION:

Nanuet, NY

Northern Manor has been responding to the health care and lifestyle needs of the senior population since 1981. Our facilities and services include a premier retirement community, assisted living, skilled nursing centers, home care, adult day health centers and community outreach. Northern Manor offers health care and personal services for residents who require help with activities of daily living. Whether a patient is recovering from an accident, illness or surgical procedure, Northern Manor provides quality care to meet the individual needs of every patient. Our focus is on improving quality of life.

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Application Instructions

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