Posted by Daybreak Adult Day Services on 04/05/2019 in Resources

Activity Director

Daybreak Adult Day Services
7819 Rocky Springs Rd, Frederick, MD 21702, USA

Salary
$0.00
Employment Type
Full-Time
Start Date
04/22/2019

Active Adult Medical Day Care Center is looking for full time Activity Director/Volunteer Coordinator. Responsibilities will include:  

  • Coordinate and implement  dynamic and engaging activities for a wide variety of medically and cognitively challenged senior citizens each day
  • Supervise multiple activity staff and, along with the Health Director, supervise program assistants
  • Create daily schedule  including staff assignments and breaks
  • Plan and implement 10-12 field trips each month, including management of client sign up and funds
  • Secure outside entertainment and speakers to meet the needs of the center participants
  • Work with kitchen staff to coordinate parties and special events for participants
  • Coordinate appointments with in-house hairdresser and manage bills/payment
  • Create monthly calendar and post creatively in center as well as on website each month
  • Manage and maintain website
  • Manage social media accounts and posts and contribute to the center monthly newsletter
  • Recruit, manage, and schedule volunteers
  • Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings and assessments that include family and participants

Ideal candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Must be patient, kind, energetic, flexible, adaptable, resourceful, and organized
  • Must be comfortable managing multiple staff and working as part of the administrative team
  • Must be able to tolerate standing on feet for long periods of time, bending, reaching, and pushing wheelchairs
  • Must be able to project voice loudly and clearly in understandable English for lengthy periods of time
  • Must be able to express self professionally in both written and spoken word
  • Must have experience in senior care, activity programming, and dementia, relevant college degree preferred

Benefits include:

  • Monday through Friday daytime position. No evenings, weekends, major holidays, or severe weather
  • Low staff turnover. Fun work environment
  • Health, dental, and life insurance
  • 401K
  • Holiday/vacation/sick leave pay


Email inquiries and resumes to director@daybreakadultdayservices.org

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7819 Rocky Springs Rd, Frederick, MD 21702, USA

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