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Activities Director (AVA)

Activities Director (AVA)

Category 
Social Services
Shift 
Various Shifts
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
Avamere at Bethany
Address 
16360 NW Avamere Court
City 
Portland
State 
OR
Zip 
97229

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Overview

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Full-time Activities Director: Avamere at Bethany

Various Shifts Available

 

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

 
Avamere at Bethany
16360 NW Avamere Court
Portland, OR 97229
503-690-2402

 

 

The primary responsibility of this position is to plan, organize, develop and direct 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

  • Develop and distribute a monthly activities calendar and newsletter for residents and family members.
  • Coordinate and schedule outside vendors and presenters.
  • Participate in community event planning with the marketing staff.
  • Make routine visits to residents.
  • Plan, prepare and operate under the Activities budget.
  • Participate in facility surveys by authorized government agencies.
  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.  Additional education preferred.
  • Must have a minimum two years of experience in a social or recreation program, or similar experience working in a healthcare setting.
  • Knowledge and experience caring for and 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 Bethany offers independent living, assisted living and memory care. We are nestled between a beautifully manicured golf course and a public park with well-maintained walking trails in our backyard offers our residents a scenic and peaceful place for seniors. Our dedication to quality care is recognized on a national level by the American Health Care Association as a recipient of the Silver National Quality Award. Avamere at Bethany is currently seeking top notch talent with a passion for the geriatric population to join our all-star team.