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Activites Coordinator The Assumption Village Mercy Health

Requisition R043426 Market Youngstown, OH Department Marian Living Center - The Assumption Village Shift Other Schedule Part-time

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Activities Coordinator

This position is responsible for developing and promoting a variety of activities that include internal and ethnic backgrounds of the residents.  All responsibilities will be conducted in a manner that is consistent with the philosophy of assisted living.  

Mission/Core Values: It is expected that all of the duties and responsibilities of this position will be performed in a manner consistent with the Ministry’s Standards of Behavior (CARE; Compassion: seeks to understand, listen and explain; Advocate: is the voice for the vulnerable;  Respect: demonstrates the highest regard for and welcomes all people; Excellence: commits to the highest standard of quality care, joyful service, and teamwork) and in a manner that reflects the core values of Mercy Health which are: Excellence, Human Dignity, Justice, Compassion, Sacredness of Life and Service. All supervisors and above are expected to model the organizational mission and values through their daily actions, decision making and priority setting. All supervisors and above are expected to develop, implement and monitor short and long range plans to meet or surpass standards consistent with the overall strategic plan.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

50%Develops, implements and coordinates resident centered recreational programs for residents and staff to interact on a social basis, including community intergenerational programs.  Plans and manages monthly calendars.  Provides transportation for residents on field trips.  Activities will meet current federal, state, local, Medicaid waiver and assisted living regulations to assure that the highest degree of resident stimulation can be provided. Promotes positive public relations through contacting the media about special events.  Generates sympathy, holiday, birthday and thank-you communications.  Assists in mealtime activities by escorting the residents to the dining room.

5%Manages the activity program budget.  Provides care and maintenance of activity supplies and equipment.

5%Assists in developing facility marketing plan by providing tours, outside marketing events and community fund raising events.

35%Coordinates and supervises the volunteer program, friends and family programs, beauty shop, resident shopping and outings.  Works with the Manager of Activities and the Coordinator Spiritual Care on placement of volunteers, recognition of volunteers during National Volunteer Week and sending of birthday cards to volunteers.  Completes orientation, training and evaluations of volunteers.

5%Performs other duties as assigned.

The above is intended to describe the general content and functions of this job.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties or responsibilities. Employees may be required to perform other job related duties as required by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodation. The job description is subject to continual revisions as needed for patient care. Due to the services and care provided by this institution, personnel may be requested to serve in related capacities as determined by their qualifications in a different unit, department, and campus, in an effort to not disrupt patient care and continue to provide a safe environment to our patients. All employees are expected to follow Mercy Health policies and procedures, maintain high standards of safe work performance, and maintain good attendance and punctuality.

MINIMUM EDUCATION

Required Minimum Education: High School Diploma

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS (must be non-expired/active unless otherwise stated):

Required:First Aide and CPR, valid driver's license (must be able to be covered by Mercy Health insurance)

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Years and Type of Experience: 1-2 years of activity experience working with dementia and assisted living residents or related experience.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: Possess a high degree of interpersonal relation's skills and capability of relating to a variety of people and personalities.  Considerable initiative, judgement, and leadership skills.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred: 

This position requires the incumbent to demonstrate proficiency in clinical skills for patients in the following age categories (check all that differ from main job description):

WORKING CONDITIONS (select all that apply)

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

12

Work Shift:

Other

Department:

Marian Living Center - The Assumption Village

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for  Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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Luis F., RN

I wanted to get into a career where I’m happy to go to work.

Luis F. RN
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