Activity Assistant
Ascension
 Rockford, IL

We Are Hiring:

Saint Anne Place, part of Ascension Living, is looking for a caring and compassionate Activity Assistant to join the team! Conveniently located in a vibrant Rockford area, close to public transportation, this 179-bed community offers short-term rehabilitation and long-term skilled nursing care. Opened in 1986, Saint Anne Center was Rockford’s first Catholic nursing home, whose legacy as a cornerstone of compassionate care continues today.

Full-time Activity Assistant Opening!

1.0 FTE (40 hours per week)

Day Shift: 8 AM to 4:30 PM

Schedule will include hours every other weekend and some holidays

Why join Ascension Living?

  • Be part of a great team and culture
  • Generous PTO, excellent medical, dental, vision and retirement (with a match)
  • Flexible scheduling and student friendly
  • Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more*
    *Restrictions may apply

What You Will Do:

As a valued member of our team, you'll work together to perform activity based programs in support of patient care plan.

  • Conduct assessment of activity needs to meet individual treatment goals and objectives.
  • Facilitate and participate in activity-related projects and events.
  • Keep treatment area clean, safe, and organized.
  • Perform clerical tasks as assigned.

Simply put, our team members provide exceptional care! We can provide exceptional care by building exceptional teams - associates who are dedicated to being reliable, accountable, and compassionate.

What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • BLS Provider preferred.

Education:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred.

Additional Preferences:

Previous experience planning and implementing programs for groups, preferred

Previous experience working with the senior population, preferred

Basic computer skills, preferred

Ability to work independently

Why Join Our Team:

We’re the second-largest nonprofit system in the U.S. Our living choices include independent living, assisted living, memory care, short-term rehabilitative care and long-term skilled nursing care.

More than 10,000 adults live in our 54 senior living communities, which are located in 12 states, and Washington, D.C. Also, more than 5,500 associates are employed by Ascension – professional, compassionate individuals who believe in empowering people to age successfully.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.“}“ data-sheets-userformat=“{“2“:9213,“3“:{“1“:0},“5“:{“1“:[{“1“:2,“2“:0,“5“:{“1“:2,“2“:0}},{“1“:0,“2“:0,“3“:3},{“1“:1,“2“:0,“4“:1}]},“6“:{“1“:[{“1“:2,“2“:0,“5“:{“1“:2,“2“:0}},{“1“:0,“2“:0,“3“:3},{“1“:1,“2“:0,“4“:1}]},“7“:{“1“:[{“1“:2,“2“:0,“5“:{“1“:2,“2“:0}},{“1“:0,“2“:0,“3“:3},{“1“:1,“2“:0,“4“:1}]},“8“:{“1“:[{“1“:2,“2“:0,“5“:{“1“:2,“2“:0}},{“1“:0,“2“:0,“3“:3},{“1“:1,“2“:0,“4“:1}]},“9“:0,“10“:1,“11“:4,“12“:0,“16“:10}“>As a subsidiary of Ascension, Ascension Living is committed to providing services, amenities, opportunities and support, so seniors can enjoy living healthier and happier, at every age and at every stage.

We’re the second-largest nonprofit system in the U.S. Our living choices include independent living, assisted living, memory care, short-term rehabilitative care and long-term skilled nursing care.

More than 10,000 adults live in our 54 senior living communities, which are located in 12 states, and Washington, D.C. Also, more than 5,500 associates are employed by Ascension – professional, compassionate individuals who believe in empowering people to age successfully.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

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