HCMD_Activity Aide_S2412

6 days left

Location
Silver Spring, Maryland
Posted
May 02, 2017
Closes
Sep 30, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Part Time
Position Purpose:General Summary:

Supports the adult day center's activity programs. Helps to ensure activities operate in a manner consistent with and in support of the Missions of Trinity Health, Holy Cross Hospital, and the adult day center; and are consistent with state and county regulations for medical adult day care centers.

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required:

1. Minimum two (2) years of college or graduation from high school.
2. Experience in health/human services or working with vulnerable populations preferred.
3. Interest in working with senior and disabled adult populations required.
4. Must possess enthusiasm and creativity.
5. Must have the physical ability and stamina to regularly bend, kneel, move furniture including chairs and tables, and support enough weight to assist an adult with activities of daily living.
6. Successful completion of “Healthcare Provider Course” in CPR and multi-media standard First Aid courses are required prior to employment or within 3 months of employment.
7. Ability to read, write and speak English in order to communicate in a clear professional manner.
8. Visual and hearing acuity.
9. Computer skills including Internet searches and word processing programs.Job Description Details:

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.