Activity / Activities Aide

  • 2230 McDonough St, Joliet, IL 60436, USA
  • Full-time
  • Department: Activities
  • Job Title: Activities Aide
  • Status of Employment: Full Time
  • Shift Type: As assigned
  • Name of Location/Facility: Joliet Terrace
  • Represented position?: This is a Represented Position. Union membership requirements will be applied as per the current Union Contract with this center.

Company Description

About the facility:

Under new leadership:  Transitional Care Management (TCM) now manages this Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) as of 9/1/2019.  Our goal is a focus on quality care and excellent customer service for the staff & the patients alike.  While we have many team members that have been with the center for several years, we are expanding. 

  • During the interview, you may hear:  ‘You can expect to be busy, and time will fly by on your shift, but you will go home knowing you made a difference in someone’s life.’

Joliet Terrace has 120 Medicaid beds, proudly serving the behavioral/psych population – with a 5 Star Quality Measure rating & 4 Stars overall. 

Location:  We are next door to a church & school, we are situation in a quiet area that is 1.5 miles from I-80; very easy to commute to.

  • Join us and love what you do again.

Job Description

Activity Aide/ Activities Aide

  • Start Date: within the next few weeks
  • Status: Full-time
  • Shift:  11:00 am - 7:00 pm with every other weekend rotation

Job Summary

  • Responsible for the ongoing developing and implementation of an activities program designed to meet the social, psychosocial and therapeutic needs of nursing home residents.
  • Assists the Activity Director in the planning, development and implementation of recreational and structured group. 
  • Duties will involve personal contact with a varying resident population 

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or equivalent. 
  • One year experience working with the mentally impaired in an Activity Department or an equivalent combination of training and experience is preferred.

Additional Information

Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job. 

  • Join us and love what you do again.