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Activity Assistant (AVA)

Activity Assistant (AVA)

Category 
Social Services
Shift 
Various Shifts
Hours 
Per Diem
Union Position 
Yes
Location 
Avamere at Pacific Ridge
Address 
3625 East B Street
City 
Tacoma
State 
WA
Zip 
98404

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Overview

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Activities Assistant: Avamere at Pacific Ridge​

PRN Opportunities Available 


Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com


Avamere at Pacific Ridge
3625 East B Street
Tacoma, WA 98404
(253) 475-2507

 

 

The primary responsibility of this position is to assist with the overall operation of the Activity Department to assure that an ongoing program of activities is designed to meet the interests and wellbeing of each resident.

Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

  • Assist in planning, developing, organizing, implementing and evaluating the activity programs for this facility.
  • Follow resident care plans in providing daily activities for the resident.
  • Participate in community planning that interest and meet the needs of the resident and their family.
  • Coordinate activities with other departments.
  • Participate in facility surveys by authorized government agencies.
  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.
  • Answer telephones, operate facility paging system, and manage resident list and incoming calls to residents.
  • Greet visitors, and give directions and information to guests, residents and sales representatives.
  • Ensure all visitors abide by existing rules, use ID badges and manage the sign in/out log.

 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Knowledge and experience interacting with residents of this nature.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.

Facility Information

The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.

 

Avamere at Pacific Ridge is a 102 bed facility offering skilled nursing, transitional rehab, respite care, Alzheimer’s, long term care, and hospice.  Avamere at Pacific Ridge is one of the few skilled nursing facilities in the Pacific Northwest with a focus on behavioral health. Our success comes in the moments of joy that we bring to our residents every day, and in the relief and comfort that we bring to their families and friends. We are currently seeking top notch talent to join our caring team of interdisciplinary professionals.