Adult Day Activity Assistant
Type of Job
January 4, 2021, 4:00:00 PM
About the job
To handle and direct activities in effort to encourage clients, help build client activity schedule, creating a fun, healthy and safe environment. Programing/activities for mental and physical stimulation. Speak with clients, keep them involved, engaged and entertained with activities that appeal to the age, physical, emotional and mental status of client(s). Need to be driven, creative, caring, and encouraging as well as having patience and compassion. Monthly staff in-services. Training as needed.
Work on a one-to-one and group setting, teaching life skill activities to clients.
Provide information, support and role-modeling to clients so they can increase ability to self-advocate.
Be encouraging, motivate clients in activities, to encourage socialization, relaxation, report feedback to improve activities, any concerns, enforce all safety procedures.
Assist clients with general daily care, bathroom use and hygiene. Help with meals, activities and supervision.
Medication reminders or administering, monthly vitals, daily exercise (will train where needed).
Documenting daily attendance.
Keeping the facility nice, neat and tidy. Cleaning of facility, in some cases daily.
Ability to walk, stand, lift and other physical demands as needed.
Answer the phone as needed.
Other duties as needed or assigned
Professional development assistance
WeCare is a new agency providing Adult Day Care services, Adult Rehabilitative Mental Health Services (ARMHS) and Housing Stablilization services to our clients. We are a growing social service organization looking to add qualified proffesionals who are passionate about helping people
136 Division St, Waite Park, MN 56387, USA