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Activities Assistant

We Are Hiring

Alexian Village of Milwaukee, an Ascension Living community, is looking for a caring and compassionate Activities Assistant to join the team! This gorgeous 440 bed continuing care retirement community offers independent living, assisted living, long-term skilled nursing, rehabilitation and therapy.

Why Join Ascension?

Senior Living and Long-Term Care Communities

As a subsidiary of Ascension, Ascension Living is committed to providing services, amenities, opportunities and support, so seniors can enjoy living healthier and happier, at every age and at every stage.

We’re the second-largest nonprofit system in the U.S. Our living choices include independent living, assisted living, memory care, short-term rehabilitative care and long-term skilled nursing care.

More than 10,000 adults live in our 54 senior living communities, which are located in 12 states, and Washington, D.C. Also, more than 5,500 associates are employed by Ascension – professional, compassionate individuals who believe in empowering people to age successfully.

Why join Alexian Village of Milwaukee?

  • Be part of a great team and culture
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off, paid holidays, comprehensive and affordable medical, dental, vision and retirement plans with a company match
  • Flexible scheduling and student-friendly
  • Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more

What You Will Do

As an Activities Assistant, you will implement individual and group activities based on the needs and interests of the residents.

Key Responsibilities

  • Escort residents to scheduled day, evening and weekend activities within the ministry
  • Assist residents during activities
  • Attend and assist residents on ministry outings
  • Implement plan of care in relation to activities as appropriate to the level of living
  • Document and manage “Activity Daily Sheets” for activity participation
  • Participate in the organizing and scheduling of community events
  • Other duties as assigned

What You Will Need

License & Certification

  • Preferred Credentials
    • BLS certification upon hire, or obtained within thirty (30) days of employment
    • Valid Wisconsin CNA license

Education & Experience

  • Preferred Education
    • High school diploma or equivalent
       
  • Preferred Experience
    • 1-2 years of experience planning activities, preferably in a healthcare setting
    • Experience working with the geriatric population

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Ascension participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site) 

Job ID: 396556
Category: Rehabilitation Services
Ministry: Ascension Living
Location: Milwaukee, WI

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