On Lok Lifeways
We are a non-profit committed to our participants. On Lok Lifeways PACE long term senior care is provided by On Lok Senior Health Services, a 501(c)(3) non-profit
Dedicated to The Care of Elders:
On Lok, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization founded in the early 1970s by a group of citizens concerned about the plight of elders and the lack of long term options in the community. On Lok, Inc. serves as the administrative arm of a group of five affiliated non-profit organizations. Its functions include research and development, human resources, fundraising and management information systems.
We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare.
Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career!
POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction and supervision of the Program or Center Manager, the Activity Aide implements activity programs for participants.
DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assists with implementing and participating in group and individual therapeutic activities as well as offer creative modifications (oriented towards group, individual and special needs participants).
Socializes with participants.
Actively participates in team discussions; offers feedback, ideas and suggestions both on a day-to-day basis and in department staff meetings.
Keeps Activity Therapist informed of needed supplies and equipment.
May be responsible for maintaining neatness and order in the indoor/outdoor programs space.
May monitor and report changes in mood & behavior of the participants to the Activity Therapist and Center Manager.
May assist with personal care of participants as needed; for example, escorting the participant to the restroom and or toileting, and/or assistance with feeding.
Other related duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS (knowledge, skills, abilities):
Interest in working with the elderly and understanding of the psychosocial problems of aging.
One year experience working with the elderly or frail population required.
May require current certification in CPR and First Aid.
Ability to work as part of multidisciplinary team.
Stability, maturity, creativity and flexibility in work.
Ability to work with volunteers and contract staff.
Fluency in a second language helpful (Cantonese or Spanish) and written and spoken fluency in English required.
Below are addtional qualifications if your assignment is based out of the Montgomery Center:
QUALIFICATIONS (knowledge, skills, abilities)
Bilingual (Cantonese and English) required.
Experience working with seniors with dementia required.
On Lok's Employee Benefits include (eligible for any position for 20 hr/wk or more):
Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
Retirement Savings Plan 403(b) and Term Life/AD&D Insurance
Flexible Spending Account, Commuter Checks, MLA scholarships, Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Pet Insurance and additional discounts
Holidays (10 per year), vacation time, sick leave, and long-term disability insurance
On Lok Senior Health Service