Active Day Program Assistant in Fort Wayne, Indiana
Active Day has several opportunities for Program Assistants
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We have Full-Time/Part-Time and Per-Diem availabilities
This is an incredibly satisfying job. This is a job that requires passion and dedication with a big splash of creativity. This is where you go home EVERY night knowing YOU MADE A DIFFERENCE in the lives of our members - The elderly and adults with disabilities. As a result, our Program Assistants are key to our success and the overall members' experience at our Centers! Our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants can do it all as they supportive and functional care to our members. Our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants help members with activities, personal and medical care, meals, and on- and off-site social activities. Yes, our Program Assistants are most definitely ACTIVE!! Our Program Assistants are always smiling and creating a warm and welcoming environment all while ensuring our members are safe, happy and well.
Our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants have a number of responsibilities, including but not limited to:
Assisting members with activities of daily living and personal care
Assisting with the planning and facilitation of creative and diverse therapeutic recreational programs and encourage member participation.
Serving meals and assisting with feeding
Ensuring our members enjoy a loving and caring environment that will bring joy to our members’ heart and a smile to their faces!
Qualifications for our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants include but are not limited to:
High school diploma or equivalent.
At least 18 years of age.
At least one-year full-time equivalent experience in a health care setting preferred.
Prior experience working seniors and/or adults with special needs preferred.
Minimum of one-year full-time equivalent experience preferred.
Prior experience working with seniors and/or adults with special needs preferred.
This is a very physical job - we are ACTIVE Day after all! As a result, you will need to be able to:
Push, pull, lift, transfer, pivot at least 50 pounds.
Sit, Stand and/or Walk up to 8 hours a day
As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to participate in benefits programs, including:
Paid Time Off (“PTO”)
And the pleasure of working in a FUN environment with GREAT people!
External Company URL: https://www.activeday.com/
Street: 3711 Rupp Drive, Suite 106
Post End Date: 7/4/2021