About the Company:
Mirabella combines urban sophistication with a rousing university environment for an incredible retirement lifestyle. Our prime downtown location puts residents and staff in the middle of it all while our full, on-site continuum of care provides peace of mind for the future.
About the Position:
We are currently seeking a full-time Activity Coordinator that will be responsible for all aspects of therapeutic activity and life enrichment programs at Mirabella at ASU! Consider joining our excellent team of healthcare professionals at Mirabella at ASU and Apply Today!
What You Will Do:
+ Ensure that an ongoing program of activities is designed to meet the interests and physical, mental and psychosocial wellbeing of each resident in accordance with the comprehensive assessment.
+ Supervise the activities team by facilitating training programs, determining staffing requirements and schedules, managing the activities budget, providing employee feedback and performance reviews, and upholding leadership qualities.
+ Participate in admissions assessments and care conference meetings to ensure mental and psychosocial well-being is incorporated into plan of care and make recommendations on resident activities.
+ Develop and coordinate a regular, monthly calendar of activities, as well as special event and holiday programs as necessary.
+ Complete various administrative tasks, such as keeping attendance records, ordering and maintaining necessary supplies and equipment, regularly publishing activities calendar in public places, and ensuring resident mail is delivered daily.
+ Facilitate any offsite visits as necessary by coordinating offsite activities and transportation while being diligent about resident whereabouts.
+ Work directly with Activity Assistants in providing group or individual activities, and use support of other floor staff as necessary. Train and communicate with clinical staff about residents’ needs related to activities and social interactions.
+ Coordinate the need for volunteers and develop schedules as needed. Create initiatives to recruit and retain volunteers and design targeted training and education for volunteers.
+ Provide direct care to residents when needed.
+ Perform other duties as assigned or required.
What You’ll Need:
+ Demonstrate compassionate care and service for our residents at Mirabella at ASU
+ High work ethic in a positive and forward-thinking environment
+ Excellent communication skills in a teamwork setting
+ Results-oriented approach to problem-solving and communication
+ Strong organizational skills
+ Exceptional interpersonal skills within all levels of care
+ Tact and diplomacy in a compassionate-centered environment
+ One (1) to two (2) years’ experience in recreation therapy or a related field.
+ Bachelor’s degree in therapeutic recreation or a related field is preferred.
+ Working knowledge in gerontology, dementia, physiology and anatomy, and/or recreation therapy.
+ Valid CPR/AED and First Aid certification is preferred.
+ Valid Activity Director Certification, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist Certification or other related professional certification/qualification per federal regulations.
+ Communication skills, interpersonal skills, customer service skills, team building skills and/or leadership skills.
Nice to Have:
+ Experience in a senior living facility or long-term care environment
+ Must be a flexible, organized, show strong initiative, and possess the ability to handle multiple priorities
+ Have a confident and positive attitude while demonstrating strong attention to detail and enjoy interfacing with staff and residents.
What Mirabella ASU offers you:
+ A beautiful and friendly work environment with a dynamic team
+ A robust benefit package with medical, dental, vision coverage
+ Employee and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
+ Reimbursement assistance for public transit to work
+ Paid Life Insurance
+ Robust and competitive 401(k) matching retirement plan
+ Paid vacation, holiday and sick time
+ Free access to our on-site fitness center and pool
+ On-site employee cafeteria
+ Mirabella at ASU is directly located on the ASU-Tempe college campus which provide a highly attractive work location with nearby options for activities and dining venues
Job ID: 2020-8783
Street: 1155 W Rio Salado Pkwy