Job: Activities Assistant Full Time

Title Activities Assistant Full Time
Categories Mt. St. Francis Nursing Center
Location NW Colorado Springs 80919
Job Information

Position Overview: Under the direction of the Activities Director, will assist in conducting life enhancement activities in the nursing center.

Key Duties & Responsibilities: The Activities Assistant prepares for and leads therapeutic activities for residents, assists in transporting residents, and maintains records.

People:  The Activities Assistant demonstrates the Mount St. Francis ministries’ mission and values in dealing with residents, family members, and other staff, effectively leads resident activities, and transports residents to and from activities, to include driving the activities bus.

Quality:  Assistant supports quality in the Activities Department by preparation of activities areas for scheduled events, keeping attendance records, and monitoring volunteers.

Operational Excellence:  Monitors activities/events to ensure a therapeutic environment and provides necessary assistance to residents.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • One to three months related experience
  • Experience running activity groups, coordinating volunteers and working with the elderly
  • Ability to assist with spiritual needs of residents
  • Requires a valid Colorado driver’s license.

Schedule: –Approximately 37.5 hours per week, five days per week, including some evenings and weekends. 

Benefits:  We offer excellent 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.

Mount St. Francis Nursing Center is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer and provides reasonable accommodations consistent with its legal obligations.  

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