Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-CO-Denver
    Requisition ID
    2019-3235
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Other
  • Overview

    NorthStarLogoRevised

    At North Star Community, we are dedicated to providing innovative services for all ages and needs. Whether you are coming to us for a short-term rehabilitation stay or have decided to call North Star your home, we care for the whole person – mind, body and spirit. Recognized by the by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society as a"Center for Promotion of Excellence in Long-Term Care”, North Star continues to champion innovative care for those afflicted with Multiple Sclerosis.

    Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!

    Responsibilities

    Currently, North Star is seeking a Full Time ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATE at their 85 bed skilled nursing community located in Denver, CO.

    The primary responsibility of the ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATE is to assist the Activities Director in planning, organizing, developing, and directing the overall operation of the Activities Department.

    • Organize and plan a program of activities that promote residents’ physical, social, mental, and intellectual well-being, encourage resident independence and pursuit of interests
      ? Maintain activity attendance records, including independent pursuits, group activities, one-to one therapeutic programming, and social visits in which each resident participates.
      ? Documenting assessment, care planning, and significant events of residents.
      ? Run resident concierge program
      ? Manage resident PETI and Medicaid Redetermination Forms
      ? Maintain Music and Memory Program
      ? Organize and plan outings into community. Driving the agency van.

    Qualifications

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    • Must be at least 25 years of age and possess a valid and unrestricted Driver’s License.
    • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
    • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully when personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
    • Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served.
    • Must possess the ability to work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel.
    • Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.
    • Must possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma or its equivalent.
    • C.N.A or be willing to become a C.N.A within 90 days of hire.
    • Music Therapy or Art Therapy experience preferred.
    • Bilingual skills preferred (Spanish, Korean or Vietnamese)

    North Star is proudly a managed facility of

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    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled

    No Agencies or Affiliates, please!

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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