Activities Director

Bridger Healthcare   •  

Ogallala, NE

Industry: Healthcare

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 172 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description

Do you have a passion to bring joy through activities? Do you want to have fun at work? Do you have a caring attitude? Apply today for our Recreation Services (Activities) Manager!

The Recreation Services (Activities) Manager is responsible to conduct and plan stimulating individual and group activities, visit with residents, and help with transportation. As a Recreation Services (Activities) Manager you will develop and lead engaging group activities to promote resident involvement. In this role you will visit with the residents providing sensory stimulation and reality orientation. The Recreation Services (Activities) Manager will stay alert on resident's responses and/or progress to specific approaches being used. Recreation Services (Activities) Managers will report to Director of Nursing, abnormal signs and symptoms which may signify a physical change in a resident's condition which would require nursing intervention. This role needs to be constantly be on alert for conditions interfering with the safety and well-being of residents involved in activities.

Qualifications

  • Certification through NCCAP --National Certification Council of Activity Professionals preferred
  • 1+ year's experience in a nursing facility, long term care setting or a recreational/arts/crafts program
  • Leadership experience preferred
  • Attitude and willingness to develop an engaging program

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