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AdventHealth Activities Director PRN- As Needed in Dade City, Florida


Activities Director PRN ( As Needed) AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Location Address: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills

  • FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award

  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018

  • One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group

  • Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades

  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN As needed.

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Provide an activities program on a daily basis including evenings and weekends.

  • Provide a plan of activities appropriate to the needs of the residents that includes, but is

  • not limited to:

  • Group social activities.

  • Indoor and outdoor activities, which may include daily walks.

  • Activities away from the facility.

  • Spiritual programs and attendance at houses of worship.

  • Opportunity for resident involvement in planning and implementation of the activities

  • program.

  • Creative activities such as arts, crafts, music, drama, educational programs

  • Exercise activities

  • One to one attention

  • Promotion of facility / community interaction

  • Assure that at least thirty (30) minutes of staff time is provided per resident per week for

  • activities duties.

  • Prepare a monthly calendar of activities written in large print and posted in a prominent location

  • that is visible to residents and visitors.

  • Coordinate the activities program with other services in the facility.

  • Recruit, train, and supervise volunteers when appropriate.

  • Assess resident needs and develop resident activities goals for the written care plan.

  • Encourage resident participation in activities and document outcomes.

  • Review goals and progress notes.

  • Properly document MDS reports and progress notes.

  • Obtain necessary equipment and supplies and provide for their accessibility through organized Storage.

  • Participate with the administrator in developing a budget.

  • Foster family and community support of the activity program (e. g., through newsletters,

  • Networking, activities which bring family members or members of the community into the facility, etc


What You Will Need:

  • Must possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma or its equivalent

  • Must have, as a minimum, two (2) years’ experience in a activities capacity in a hospital, nursing care facility, or other related medical facility

  • Must possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma or its equivalent

  • Must have, as a minimum, two (2) years’ experience in a activities capacity in a hospital, nursing care facility, or other and satisfactory completion of a training course for activity directors approved by the

-Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).

-This person may also be either a qualified therapeutic recreation specialist or an

-Activities professional certified by a recognized accrediting body

  • Or can be an Occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant.

  • Certification or licensure as appropriate for each person noted above.

  • BLS

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.