Hiring now! Seeking Activity Program Assistant for weekend shifts, 9A-5:30P
Who We Are
Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.
A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region's largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.
We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.
What You Will Do:
Provides assessment and coordination of activity programs for the residents and families of Lynn Care Center, under the direction of Activities Manager. Directs activity and/or therapeutic programs according to state/federal regulations and established goals and objectives of LCC and working with interdisciplinary team. Assists the physically, emotionally, and cognitively impaired individual by providing appropriate services to meet needs. Hours may vary due to the nature of program including days, evenings and weekends.
What You Will Bring:
High school diploma or equivalency required.
Two-years of geriatric experience preferred.
Certification & Licensures
State Certification as Activity Professional/recreational therapist preferred. CPR Certification required annually. Maintain membership in professional organizations as appropriate. Valid driver's license and reliable transportation required
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written. Genuine interest in geriatric patients, the cognitively impaired and the disabled.
What You Will Get:
Onsite Childcare (available at some locations)
Paid Time Off
some benefits are subject to change due to job status
We celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve.
We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.
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