An active social life is an essential aspect of life at Elderwood. Our Activities/Wellness Leaders conduct enjoyable recreation programs that keep residents energized, engaged and mentally stimulated. Wellness team members also contribute to the health and well-being of residents by conducting enjoyable recreation programs. This position is responsible for implementing a wellness program and to meet the six dimensions of wellness: physical, social, emotional, intellectual, spiritual and vocational.
Shift: every Monday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, every other Tuesday/Friday, and every other weekend
Approaches residents on assigned unit to plan individual recreational and social activities; reports to Wellness Manager about response and cooperation of resident.
Prepares resident information for use by the Wellness Manager in care planning and documentation; writes progress notes as assigned.
Assists in developing and maintaining good contact with community resources for the betterment of the activities program.
Responsible for maintaining departmental inventory of equipment and supplies.
Maintains attendance records and prepares other reports as required.