Santa Teresita, nestled in the foothills of the majestic San Gabriel Mountains, is a beautiful Neighborhood of Care for seniors. The Carmelite Sisters and staff of Santa Teresita specialize in healthcare for our cherished seniors, including assisted living and skilled nursing services, along with comprehensive rehabilitation options and other amenities that together form a Neighborhood of Care.
CNA certificate required for this position.
Shift: Full Time hours vary 8am-4pm or 10am-6pm.
Our mission is to be "At the Service of the Family for Life". It is the guiding principle of our organization and includes our values of unwavering commitment and steadfast adherence to the moral and ethical teachings of the Catholic Church.
Santa Teresita further defines this mission to include the following goals:
- Providing a continuum of short and long-term care for the elderly in a compassionate manner.
- Upholding and promoting the dignity of life at all stages in the care we provide and to the families we serve through quality assurance and education.
- Responsible stewardship of healthcare assets in order to provide quality of care..
Purpose of Your Job Position:
Implement activity program as developed by the Activity Coordinator for residents at all levels of care and functioning. Responsible for maintaining consistent dynamic in programs that support interpersonal involvement and engagement of residents for augmented quality of life in body, mind and spirit.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Organize, implement and direct scheduled activities of a recreational, physical, educational, social and spiritual nature for residents both in groups and for individuals.
Ensure participation of all residents and that activities offered can be applied to various levels of functioning according to recorded resident assessments.
Assist the Activities Director in obtaining physician and responsible party clearance for pass for residents to go off campus for field trip events.
Perform room visitations and activities as required by schedule and / or observed resident need.