Activity/Restorative Aide

  • Mission Health
  • Highlands, NC 28741, USA
  • Jul 15, 2017

Job Description

Mission Health

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including persons with disabilities and those with Veteran status.

Requisition ID 2017-29241
Mid Salary USD $14.30/Hr.
Division Highlands-Cashiers Hospital
Min Salary USD $11.00/Hr.
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Max Salary USD $17.60/Hr.
Shift 7a-7p

Overview and Qualifications:

Job Summary: Assist in planning, developing, organizing, and implementing the Restorative Nursing and activities programs. The primary purpose is to assure that the spiritual development, emotional, recreational, physical and social needs of the patient/resident are met/maintained on an individual basis. Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such actions. Assist with seeking out new methods and principles and be willing to incorporate them into existing activities practices. Must have a sincere desire to work with elderly. Must have some understanding of physical, psychosocial, and mental recreation needs of the elderly. Ability to interpret JCAHO and licensure standards and comply with same.

Required Education: High School Diploma or equivalent

Preferred Education: None

Required License: NC Nurse Aide Certification

Preferred License: None

Required Experience: 1 year experience in post-acute setting

Preferred Experience: 2 years in geriatric rehabilitation or long term care