Activity Assistant F/T Days - Auburn Meadows

  • 591 Cherry Dr, Waconia, MN 55387, USA
  • Part-time

Company Description

Auburn Homes and Services is a not-for-profit senior services organization with Long-Term Care, Transitional Care, Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Hud Subsidized Independent Living Facilities located in Chaska and Waconia Minnesota.  In the spirit of Christ's love, we serve others with integrity and compassion.

Job Description

Auburn Homes and Services has a fun and unique role awaiting you. We are growing our team and have an Activity Assistant position available at our Waconia campus in our Assisted Living and Memory Care unit. Part-time day shifts available from 9-5. Shifts include Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and every other weekend. This full-time shift is great for individuals that enjoy doing activities with seniors. No experience is necessary as we have a great training program! Benefit elegible! 

This is not a temporary position. Looking for a candidate for year-round/long term role.

 

We are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills who will assist in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of recreational, social, intellectual, emotional and spiritual programs, in accordance with the resident’s assessment and care plan, and as may be directed by your supervisors.

  • Perform assigned work routines and daily assignments to meet the psychosocial and activities needs of residents and the Household, including creating diverse opportunities for meaningful pursuits, daily pleasures, recreation, exercise, friendships, social interaction, growth and learning, fun and enjoyment, personal routines, spontaneous activity and Household rituals.

  • Assist residents with activities of their choice, group, individual or one on one. 

  • Take residents outdoors, or out in the facility community and participate in outings and special events, as well as provide for resident leisure life activities.

  • Collaborate with households and campus staff related to large campus events, shared equipment etc.

Being part of the Auburn Homes & Services community, we realize that you as our staff member are our most important resource and therefore offer a variety of amenities including, but not limited to:

  • Fun and home-like atmosphere

  • Flexibility

  • Continuing education

  • Professional growth and promotions within the company

  • Fulfillment of role

  • Retirement savings

  • And above all else… having fun and enjoying our wonderful residents!

This would be a great career opportunity for someone looking for part-time, a retiree, or stay at home mom who is interested in exploring a rewarding career to contribute his or her skillset to! Answer the call and we welcome you to the Auburn Homes & Services family!

Come work with us!

    Qualifications

     

    1. High School Diploma or related
    2. Able and willing to work flexible hours such as during evenings and weekends for planned programs.
    3. Demonstrated enthusiasm, initiative and good rapport with residents, staff, families and volunteers.
    4. Demonstrated compatibility with AHS's mission and operating philosophies.
    5. Demonstrated ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language to communicate with all customers.

    Additional Information

    All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.  Auburn Homes & Services is an EEO/AAP employer