Activities Assistant- (Dickinson, ND)
St. Benedict's Health Center is seeking an enthusiastic individual to be responsible to work as Wellness Coach/Activities Assistant, providing activity assistance through therapeutic work, games, helping with writing letters and reading. Musical ability is helpful but not essential. Must be able to work in a team environment, be able to work without supervision and sharing responsibilities with peers. This position will be primarily day shifts, with an occasional evening, weekends and holidays. If not a CNA, the successful candidate will need to become a CNA, training for which will be provided and paid for by St. Benedict's.
This position is eligible for the full time benefits package.
The Wellness Assistant is responsible for assisting in the enhancement of the residents' quality of life through social, spiritual, therapeutic, and other wellness activities and programs within the community.
Assists in developing the community's wellness programming. Facilitates daily events and programming to meet the needs of the residents. Performs data collection to assist with the residents' assessment processes. Assists in the implementation of the plan of care based on the residents' needs.
- At least 16 years of age.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Experience in long term care.
- CPR certified.
- First aid certification.