Activities/Therapeutic Recreation Assistant

Activities/Therapeutic Recreation Assistant

Activities/Therapeutic Recreation Assistant

Geer Village Senior Community is a non-profit organization and a community of seniors that live and receive care on our campus. Our residents, caregivers, families, staff, neighbors, volunteers and friends rely on us to provide the highest quality of care every single day.

We are looking for an energetic, self starter who will be responsible for enriching our residents’ lives at Geer Nursing and Rehabilitation Center by providing high quality activities. Some of your other tasks include but are not limited to:

Charting of the Therapeutic Recreation Care Plans and assuring that the plans are carried out in compliance with State regulation.

In conjunction with the Inter Disciplinary team, participate in a written comprehensive care plan for each resident that identifies the needs, care to be given, measurable goals and the specific time frame.

Assist with the assessments of new admissions/re-admissions with the resident, family, and other appropriate personnel.

Provides daily activity bulletins which include day, date, weather, activities and programs to be conducted, and their location and time.

Assists with the preparation of programs including buying or ordering materials and room set up and coordinating with other staff if needed.

Transports and assists residents on community outings and to and from daily activities.

Experience with the senior community and understanding of dementia care principles and ability to adapt activities to meet the needs of residents with cognitive impairments a plus. A CNA license is not required but helpful.

Our benefits include:

  • Very competitive wages
  • Comprehensive healthcare (incl. dental, eyecare & pet) benefit package for full time employees
  • Retirement plan, with company match.
  • Generous sick, vacation/personal time, & holiday
  • Advancement Opportunities

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $16.00 – $18.00 per hour


  • 403(b) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Healthcare setting:

  • Long term care
  • Nursing home
  • Rehabilitation center
  • Skilled nursing facility


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
November 13, 2023 Employment