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Activity Director - Lafayette Manor

Company: Lafayette Manor
Location: Darlington
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Essential Functions of Activity Director:? Provide and develop comprehensive activity programs, to meet the needs of residents, and maintain the morale and optimal levels of mental, physical and social functioning within the facility and community.? Provide and develop comprehensive activity programs to meet the special needs of institutionalized elderly and disabled persons.? Development of standards for the overall activity program to meet or exceed state and federal regulations.? Develop policies and procedures with respect to the Activity Department.? Experience with ECS, a plus? Prepare and present Quality Assurance studies and reports.? Attend scheduled meetings and appropriate continuing education programs to keep abreast of changes in regulations and codes governing the Activity Department.? Lead Resident Council Meetings? Assist co-workers and keep all departments informed of changes, plans or policies that affect their departments.? Develop and maintain a volunteer program within the facility.? Train, schedule, supervise, evaluate and discipline staff, up to and including the issuing of warnings and/or dismissals from employment according to federal, state, county, and facility regulations, policies and procedures.? Complete all assessments, treatment plans, and other resident information on time, while following all HIPPA rules and regulations.? Arrange appropriate staff, transportation, and volunteers for activities planned outside the facility.? Provide programs involving individuals and groups from area communities.? Schedule clergy from various religious denominations for church group activities.? Serve as a role model in the implementation of facility policies, rules and regulations.? Ability to work with individual residents, groups of residents, family members, members of the community, facility staff and take direction from Administrator on a daily basis.? Ability to develop and stay within a set annual budget.? Attend department staff meetings and staff development programs as directed.? Support and be loyal to this organization and its Mission Statement.? Be flexible, receptive and adaptive to change.? Ability to coordinate, delegate various job duties in a supervisory capacity.? Push/pull residents weighing 100-300 pounds in wheelchairs and Geri-chairs.? Manipulate wheelchairs and carts through doorways and into close fitting areas.? Stand, walk, up to 75% of eight-hour day to provide activities and resident assistance.? Physically and mentally able to perform job duties as assigned. Full Lafayette County benefits to include WI State Health Insurance, WI Retirement, Preventative Dental and Life Insurance. Other insurances and flexible spending for medical and dependent care available as a payroll deduction. Paid time off to include vacation, sick leave, personal time and holidays. SDL2017

Keywords: Lafayette Manor, Saint Joseph , Activity Director - Lafayette Manor, Other , Darlington, Missouri

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