Position Overview: Plans, organizes, directs and evaluates medically approved recreation programs for patients in nursing center environment. Coordinates and completes a monthly activity calendar for residents to meet the needs of varied types of residents. Coordinates volunteers to assist with activity programs and one to ones.
Key Duties & Responsibilities: The Activities Director oversees the planning and execution of therapeutic activities for residents, to include resident transportation and management of volunteer personnel.
People: Supervises Life Enhancement staff, interviews, hires, schedules, trains, disciplines, and terminates personnel. Ensures nursing center residents are optimally engaged in life enhancing activities. Performs staff evaluations as appropriate.
Quality: Directs the planning and execution of resident activities and other scheduled events ensuring resident’s needs are met in the following areas: social recreation, intellectual, physical, spiritual and creativity.
Operational Excellence: Need info Over sees to ensure that costs are maintained within budgetary guidelines.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience Certification by National Certification Council of Activity Professionals.
Schedule: Approximately 40 hours per week. Some holidays and weekends may be required depending upon scheduled events.
Benefits: We offer comprehensive benefits, competitive wages, excellent insurance plans (medical, dental, short/long term disability and life insurance), Paid Time Off (PTO), Personal Time, Sick Leave, and 401(k) with up to 4% employer match.
To Apply: Please visit our website at www.stfrancis.org and click Careers!
7550 Assisi Heights
Colorado Springs, CO 80919