Trinity Health Recreation Therapy Senior Program Assistant- Sharon Hill in Sharon Hill, Pennsylvania
Mercy LIFE (Living Independently for Elders) is seeking a full-time Senior Program Assistant for the Sharon Hill site.
Mercy LIFE (Living Independently for Elders, a PACE Program) has a need for a Full-time Senior Program Assistant for the Recreation Therapy Department at the Sharon Hill Center.
Under the direction/supervision of the Recreational Therapist creates, implements, leads and adapts activities to ensure that LIFE participant are having positive experiences in group/individual activities. Conducts initial, semi-annual and annual reassessments with participants. Directs Recreation Therapy in the absence of the Recreational Therapy Supervisor.
Energetic and creative
Ability to plan and supervise the work of others.
Ability to work cooperatively with others.
Ability to communicate effectively, and lead group activities.
Physical and emotional ability to perform work assigned.
Appreciation for the experience of older adults.
Two (2) years experience working in social or recreational programs in long-term care or program setting. One (1) year of experience with a frail or elderly population
Job Number: 00095647
Location: Sharon Hill, PA
Organization Name: Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Facility: MSEPA - Mercy Life - Sharon Hill
Employment Type: Full time