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Active Day Program Assistant in Taunton, Massachusetts

Active Day has an available opportunity for a Program Assistant / PCA / Activities Assistant to join our team.

Monday through Friday - No nights, No weekends, No holidays!

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We have Full-Time/Part-Time and Per-Diem opportunities available!

This is an incredibly satisfying job. This is a job that requires passion and dedication with a big splash of creativity. This is where you go home EVERY night knowing YOU MADE A DIFFERENCE in the lives of our members - The elderly and adults with disabilities. As a result, our Program Assistants are crucial to our success and the overall members' experience at our Centers! Our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants can do it all as they supportive and functional care to our members. Our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants help members with activities, personal and medical care, meals, and on and off-site social activities. Yes, our Program Assistants are most definitely ACTIVE!! Our Program Assistants are always smiling and creating a warm and welcoming environment, all while ensuring our members are safe, happy, and well.

Our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants have a number of responsibilities, including but not limited to:

  • Assists members with activities of daily living and personal care

  • Assisting with the planning and facilitation of creative and diverse therapeutic recreational programs and encourage member participation.

  • Serving meals and assisting with feeding

  • Ensuring our members enjoy a loving and caring environment that will bring joy to our members’ heart and a smile to their faces!

Qualifications for our Program Assistants / PCAs / Activities Assistants include but are not limited to:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • At least 18 years of age.

  • At least one-year full-time equivalent experience in a health care setting preferred.

  • Prior experience working seniors and/or adults with special needs preferred.

  • Minimum of one-year full-time equivalent experience preferred.

  • Prior experience working with seniors and/or adults with special needs preferred.

  • This is a very physical job - we are ACTIVE Day after all! As a result, you will need to be able to:

  • Push, pull, lift, transfer, pivot at least 50 pounds.

  • Sit, Stand and/or Walk up to 8 hours a day

As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to participate in benefits programs, including:

  • Paid Time Off (“PTO”)

  • Medical/Vision

  • Dental

  • 401(k)

  • And the pleasure of working in a FUN environment with GREAT people!

External Company URL: https://www.activeday.com/

Street: 725A Myles Standish Blvd

Post End Date: 12/23/2021

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