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Recreation Leader - Nursing Facility (HSL)

Hillcrest Health Services Papillion, NE
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Job Description

Hillcrest Health Services, a healthcare provider focused on aging adults, has opportunities for Recreation Leader candidates interested in enhancing the lives of aging adults.  We are a premier provider of integrated care to our clients across a multitude of service offerings while assisting each customer and family throughout the transition processes.  We pride ourselves in being the area's largest continuum of care providers of healthcare services to our aging population.  

We're looking for a creative, energetic individual to join our team planning and implementing therapeutic recreation programs for our residents.

Key Responsibilities for Recreation Leader:
- Develop and lead individual/group recreation programs which encourage patients to exercise their abilities, based on assessed leisure interests.
- Plan and organize events for residents and family members to include weekend and monthly outings. 
- Set up all materials needed to conduct recreation programs, supervising all volunteer participation and cleaning.
- Work with volunteers providing direction and positive reinforcement. 

Key Requirements for Recreation Leader:
- Excellent people skills and enthusiasm are essential 
- 1-2 years experience with the aging population preferred.
- Dementia experience is preferred. 
- Able to work independently with little supervision and have the ability to adapt to change quickly and often.

 

Hillcrest Health Services is a progressive, locally owned and growing health care company.  As a member of our team you'll join an organization where you make a difference. We offer competitive salary and benefits programs in addition to an environment that drives creativity and growth. Please visit our website and apply online at www.hillcrestcareers.com

A completed online application is required for consideration. 

Job Details

Date Posted May 16, 2018
Date Closes June 15, 2018
Located In Papillion, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Shift
Daytime
Some evenings
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 39-9032.00 Recreation Workers
Zipcode 68133
Name Hillcrest Health Services
City, State and Zip Bellevue, NE
Phone 402-682-6572

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Workout Facilities
  • Achievement Awards
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Activity Consulting
  • Fitness Facility Supervision / Management
  • Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
  • Customer Service
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
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Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
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