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PT Life Enrichment Assistant Posted 07.31.20

Presbyterian Homes & Services - Summerwood of Plymouth is seeking a part-time Life Enrichment Assistant/Recreation Assistant to join its team.  The Life Enrichment Assistant is responsible for implementing and monitoring assigned life enrichment / leisure life programming for residents consistent with regulations and established policies, procedures and best practices. 

 

SCHEDULE/HOURS: 

Tuesdays (12:30-4:30pm)

Wednesdays (10-4:30pm)

Fridays (12:30-4:30pm

 

ABOUT THIS COMMUNITY

SummerWood of Plymouth
16205 36th Avenue North
Plymouth, MN 55446


SummerWood of Plymouth is nestled in the heart of Plymouth, a thriving west Minneapolis suburb. This convenient location provides easy access to Highways 55 & 494, and is within minutes of retail shopping, neighborhood restaurants, public library, churches and the local community center.


 As an employee you can take advantage of a variety of amenities such as:
- Off-street parking
- Discounted employee meals
- Free Fitness Center access


This community offers the following care options: Assisted Living, and Assisted Living Memory Care

  


Responsibilities include but are not limited to;



• Implement assigned activities that help residents achieve "their best day", filled with a wide variety of meaningful relationships and activities.
• Perform assigned work routines and daily assignments to meet the psychosocial and activities needs of residents and the Household, including:
o 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.
• Participate in Chat Circles with residents and staff in the household daily.
• Assist residents with activities of their choice, group, individual or one on one.
• Take residents outdoors or out in the site community.
• Participate in outings and special events.
• Perform miscellaneous tasks as needed for residents such as shopping, running errands, assisting with correspondence, reading/writing letters etc.
• Provide one on one interaction with residents based on preferences.
• Transport residents to other parts of the community.



Qualifications:


  • High School Diploma (or currently enrolled) or equivalent.
  • Class B license or willingness to obtain within six months of hire as designated or required by site.
  • Able and willing to work flexible hours such as during evenings and weekends for planned programs.
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm, initiative and good rapport with residents, staff, families and volunteers.
  • Demonstrated compatibility with PHS's mission and operating philosophies.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language to communicate with all customers.


Go to www.Preshomes.org to apply for this or other PHS positions available for hire!