Job Title: Therapy Aide
Company: Mountainside Residential Care Center
City/State: Margaretville, NY
Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical
Department: Therapeutic Recreation
Position: Part Time
Hours: Days vary; 9a-5p
Shift: Days/Every other weekend
Req #: 14319
Posted Date: Nov 15, 2019
The primary purpose of your job position is to assist in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of recreational, social, intellectual, emotional and spiritual programs, in accordance with the resident’s assessment and care plan, and as may be directed by your supervisors.
Must possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma or its equivalent
None required. On-the-job training provided.
Must posses class C driver’s license. Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action. Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitor, government agencies/personnel and the general public. Must possess leadership ability and willingness to work harmoniously with other personnel. Must have patience, tact, cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as be willing to handle residents based on whatever maturity level at which they are currently functioning. Must possess the ability to seek out new methods and principles and be willing to incorporate them into existing activity services. Must be able to relate information concerning a resident’s condition.Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.