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Centers Health Care Nursing Home Activities Leader in Buffalo, New York

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Nursing Home Activities Leader

  • Buffalo, NY

  • Full Time

  • Activities

  • Mid Level

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Nursing Home Activities Leader

Buffalo Center is seeking an energetic and passionate Activities Leader for our skilled nursing facility. We are looking for someone with a music and/or art background, plus long term care experience is required.

Duties:

  • Design and implement recreational programs for residents

  • Complete resident assessments

  • Work directly with residents on units, without direct supervision

  • Organize and obtain supplies and equipment as requested

  • Assist recreation specialists and set up program areas as needed

  • Keep daily attendance and document residents’ participation in activities

  • Assist residents to program location and return residents to appropriate units

  • Communicate related information to other individuals directly involved in resident care

  • Be familiar with established emergency procedures

Requirements:

  • Music and/or art background a plus, long term care experience required

  • High school diploma/equivalent

  • Experience with recreation therapy/activities a plus

  • Enjoy working with the elderly

  • Strong computer skills necessary

  • Positive attitude and energy is a must!

  • Ability to work effectively as a team member

  • Strong organizational and planning skills; ability to multi-task

Location:

Buffalo, NY

About Us:

Buffalo Center is a 200-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in Buffalo, New York. Our size enables a warm, nurturing environment, which allows each resident to maintain his or her individuality. Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life of all our residents, by maintaining each resident’s dignity and independence. Buffalo Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care consortium.

Centers Health Care is a fully integrated post-acute care continuum offering rehabilitation and skilled nursing services in more than 45 locations covering five states. In addition, we provide special services including in-patient and home dialysis, ventilator care, and care for those with Alzheimer’s. The Centers Health Care family offers Urgent Care, Managed Care, Adult Day Health Care, and Assisted Living services, as well as every level of Home Care. Centers is well known for our commitment to our employees, offering outstanding ongoing training and development, career advancement opportunities, competitive pay rates, generous compensation packages and more.

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