Activity/ Lifestyles / Lead Assistant

The Buckingham Houston, TX

About the Job

POSITION SUMMARY Assists the Lifestyles/Activity Manager & Memory Care Manager in the development and oversight of dementia based activities for resident services, including planning and coordinating opportunities for residents that promote a level of health, well being, engagement and growth. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES The following duties are normal for this position. This list is not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. + Must have education and training in dementia based activity programs + Leads dementia care program through guidance of the Lifestyles/Activity Manager & Memory Care Manager. + Assists in providing educational dementia training to all team members + Assists in Planning, scheduling and conducting lifestyle programs that provide physical, intellectual, social, emotional and spiritual opportunities for the residents. + Attends all community planned functions and coordinates event from beginning to end including setup, running, and breaking down for the event. + Helps Plan appropriate programs for holidays and special events. + Coordinates holiday decorations for the community. + Assists in preparation and organizes a calendar of events. Posts and distributes the calendar. + Distributes community newsletter. Meets with new residents to introduce the program. + Provides ongoing communication with residents and, as necessary, family members. + Assists Lifestyles Director in leadership of wellness program. + Organizes and supervises a volunteer staff. + Addresses resident groups and other groups on subjects of common interest. + Maintains a database and prepares reports on resident assessments, participation and satisfaction. + Interacts with residents, guests and staff in at atmosphere of hospitality. + Protects the privacy of the resident when communication oral and written information. + Other duties as assigned by supervisor.