Full Time – Altoona, PA
35 Hours/Week - Including Weekends
Altoona Center for Nursing Care is a 120-bed Skilled Nursing Facility conveniently located in Downtown Altoona. As our center continues to grow and evolve, its commitment to providing non-medical services - specifically, fun, engaging activities - becomes increasingly important. The full time Activity Aide, working with the Activity Director, will be vital to the planning, development, implementation, and oversight of all in-center and external activities for our center.
Responsibilities of the Activity Aide include:
Other duties as assigned by supervisor
This is a high energy, hands-on job that requires outstanding interpersonal, communication and management skills; plus a genuine desire to improve residents’ well-being. Because of the nature of the community, extreme patience, empathy and compassion are essential, as is at least one year of experience working with a geriatric population. Prefer someone with activity aide experience. A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Candidate must be able to provide driver's license or personal identification card at time of interview and must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screen.