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Activities Coordinator

Company: Haciendas at Grace Village
Location: Las Cruces
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Haciendas at Grace Village, a premier assisted living and memory care facility in Las Cruces, New Mexico for people with Dementia and Alzheimer's is currently seeking to add a part-time Activity Coordinator to our team. Job Summary An Activity Coordinator for Hacienda at Grace Village strives to improve the quality of life for the patients/residents by providing appropriate, meaningful activities and interventions on a one-on-one and/or group basis. Administers the monthly activity calendar. Regularly elicits patients/residents' input into activity planning and keeps activities well organized and upbeat, following all state-required activities such as music, craft, and spiritual activities. Partakes in activities appropriate for the patient/department and residents in order to support and ensure functioning at an optimal level while also maintaining dignity and identity. Assists with simple nursing procedures and transporting patients/residents to and from rooms. Assists with Minimum Data Set's (MDS's)/EPIC's documentation. Displays creativity and resourcefulness. Demonstrates the ability to follow written and verbal instructions while working under close supervision. Exhibits excellent written and verbal communication skills.In addition, the Activity Coordinator demonstrates leadership abilities to develop and motivate people. They possess the ability to work with strong-willed patients/residents and/or behavioral issues. In addition, they maintain strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills while prioritizing responsibilities and working autonomously. They plan and oversee the utilization of resources and designs of work processes. Qualifications High school graduate or equivalent preferred. Experience in social services or creative activities is preferred. Experience in geriatrics preferred. Knowledge of working with a wide variety of resident demographics. Must be able to pick up to 50 lbs.Pay is calculated based on experience.Haciendas at Grace Village is committed to being an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, disability, age or national origin, or any other protected status. Our Philosophy We believe care is founded on the belief that there is value in each and every person, and every individual should be treated with respect and dignity. Haciendas at Grace Village provides both assisted living and respite care services. For more information, visit .Job Types: Part-time, Full-timePay: $11.50 - $17.00 per hourBenefits: Referral programSchedule: 8 hour shiftCOVID-19 considerations:Staff needs to be fully masked, inside and outside, if they are with residents.Ability to commute/relocate: Las Cruces, NM 88011: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Work Location: One location

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