Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Care Center Orlando North
AdventHealth Care Center’s mission to “Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ”
The opportunity and encouragement to truly care for and love the patients/residents they serve
The opportunity to work with like-minded co-workers who believe and support the organization’s mission
The patient-centric focus of meeting the needs of the patient/residents
Being part of a large healthcare organization where we can be “Greater as a Whole”
You Will Be Responsible For:
Plans, organizes, and directs a program of activities in accordance with State and Federal regulations and facility policies. The programs are coordinated in a team effort with related facility services and staff.
The program must meet the needs and interest of the residents regardless of their physical or psychological limitations.
Provides for an ongoing program of activities designed to meet the needs of the residents, in accordance with the comprehensive assessment, interests, needs, and the physical, mental, and psycho-social well-being.
Hires, trains, schedules, supervises, directs and evaluates the performance of activity support staff or activity assistants.
Develops activity programs to allow residents to participate within their capabilities and to reach their highest practicable level of functioning.
Inform the residents & staff of the current schedule of planned activities.
Completes a comprehensive assessment on each resident according to his/her background, past and present leisure interests, abilities, physical and mental limitations, and activity related needs as required.
What You Will Need:
Possess leadership ability to direct and evaluate activity staff
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Qualified therapeutic recreation specialist or an Activity Professional who is licensed, registered, or certified
Have 2 years’ experience in a social/recreational program within the past 5 years and 1 full time in Activities
Qualified Occupational Therapist (OT) or Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA)
Complete a training course approved by the State
Additional qualifications may be required per current State regulations
Oversees all Activities Assistants and/or Activities CNA’s
Proficient in the use of a computer
The Activities Director plans, organizes, and participates in therapeutic activity programming to promote opportunities for engaging in normal pursuits, including religious, social, educational, and recreational.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.