Activities Assistant

Sunrise of Silver Spring
Silver Spring, MD

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The Activities Assistant is responsible for assisting with the day to day delivery of resident centered activities and programs for the Sunrise Senior Living Community while meeting and/or exceeding Sunrise quality standards. Under the supervision and direction of the Activities and Volunteer Coordinator or the Activities Director/Community Life Director, the Activities Assistant will assist in the development and leading of the community’s engaging resident centered activities and volunteer programs and services for the  community.

Experience and Qualifications

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory. Items listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required
  • One (1) year job related experience preferred in senior living communities
  • Ability to lead activities and motivate volunteers and fellow team members for their involvement in the social events and various scheduled social activities
  • Maintains a current appropriate federal and state license such as a valid driver’s license in the applicable state license with an acceptable driving record in accordance with State, Federal Department of Transportation regulations and Sunrise policy
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Possess written and verbal skills for effective communication and the ability to facilitate small group presentations
  • Competent in organizational, time management skills
  • Demonstrates good judgment, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Ability to make responsible choices and decisions and act in a resident’s best interest
  • Ability to work semi-independently without direct supervision by following community procedures and guidelines and have the ability to follow through on assigned tasks
  • Demonstration of proficiency in computer skills, Microsoft Office (Windows, Outlook, Excel) and Sunrise applications with the ability to learn new applications

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