JOB TITLE: Activities Assistant
CAMPUS: McKenzie Living Eugene
SHIFT: Tuesday – Saturday
REPORTS TO: Activities Assistant
WAGE: $16.50 – $19.56 plus an additional $1.25/hr for Campus differential pay
SIGN ON BONUS: $1,000
The Activities Assistant, in coordination with the Activity Director, will create and handle the logistics for daily, weekly, and monthly events to engage residents in a successful activity program. They will engage with residents to get feedback, manage resources, and deliver fun, safe, fulfilling events. This position needs an observant, driven, creative, caring, detail-oriented person who possesses excellent interpersonal and time management skills.
To succeed as an Activities Assistant, you should strive to stage entertaining, engaging activities that are age-appropriate and meet the physical, spiritual, intellectual, creative and/or emotional needs of our residents. This position may work at various campuses in Eugene and Springfield.
Education and Experience Preferred
High School Diploma or equivalent
Education or experience with caregiving, recreational activities, event planning, or other related experiences
At least one year’s experience working with persons with a diagnosis of a mental health condition
Experience in working in a residential care facility or in a facility serving persons with mental health
Knowledge of proper assistance with wheelchairs, walkers, canes, gait belts, and participant transfers
Must have current ODL, or capability to get one within 15 days of hire
Must be willing to drive the company van or bus
Must pass a background check
Must complete RELIAS Activities training within 30 days of hire
Any certifications or specialized training related to Activities
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
2625 Lone Oak Way
Eugene, OR 97404