at McCoy Adult Day Care (view profile)
Location Birmingham, AL
Date Posted 11/26/2018
Category Programs
Job Type Part-time
Job Function Prepare activities for clients with dementia and physical frailties
Salary Commensurate to level of education and experience
Start Date 2019/01/02
Attachment Activity-Leader.pdf 346.62 kB
Address 730 8th Ave W Ste 102

Description

Qualities and skills needed:

  • Education level: Minimum High School equivalent, advanced education preferred
  • Good computer skills:  MS Office
  • Self-directed and results-oriented, demonstrating initiative and follow-through
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in planning and leading activities for persons with dementia
  • Ability to work as a team member
  • Sense of humor and a love of mission

 Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that daily responsibilities of staff are carried out.
  • Attend monthly staff meetings

Activities

  • Prepare weekly/monthly activity schedule.
  • Create new activities. Train the staff in leading the activities and how to engage the clients.
  • Make sure staff has what is needed to work the activity
  • Plan special holiday celebrations
  • Coordinate monthly Birthday parties
  • Work with the contract Therapists (Music, Art, Drum & Movement) Prepare monthly reports.
  • Arrange for special programs to be brought to the Center (i.e. music groups, dance, etc.)
  • Keep a list of previous months activities and new activities

Client Care / Program:

  • Assist clients (i.e. bathrooming, feeding, treatments, etc.).
  • Write up client updates and incident reports as needed
  • Assist with bi-annual client assessments

Other tasks as assigned.

Misc.:  Flexibility and willingness to do whatever needs to be done are two of the most desired qualities.  Being able to work as a team member is vital.  Responsibilities are subject to change as Center needs arise and upon consultation with your supervisor.

Hours:  30 hours per week   Monday – Friday

Salary Range: Salary range commensurate to level of education and experience within a mission budget.

BENEFITS:  Vacation time, personal days, Christian atmosphere

Employer pays matching Social Security, Workman’s Compensation

NO Health Insurance available

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