Report on Activity Program Instructor
Activity Program Instructor
You keep our residents active and promote their independence. You encourage people
to explore their interests and participate in healthy social interactions at their leisure.
You find innovative ways for residents to express their creativity, enjoy favorite hobbies
and learn new things, and you collaborate with them to customize these opportunities to
their interests. You radiate positive energy and give our residents reasons to celebrate
Leads assigned programs that are of interest and meaning to our residents in order to
enhance their lives and exceed their active aging lifestyle expectations.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
The following essential functions are the fundamental job duties of the position to be
completed with or without appropriate reasonable accommodation.
ï§ Leads assigned Engage Life programs.
ï§ Offers adequate and diversified recreational activities to residents with sufficient
supervision for each activity.
ï§ Develops programs for residents including, if applicable, programs designed for
residents confined to their rooms.
ï§ Engages and motivates residents resulting in program participation.
ï§ Informs residents of upcoming activities and maintains a current schedule of
events on the bulletin board.
ï§ Greets new residents making a special effort to include and engage them in
activities and introduce them to others in the community with similar interests
ï§ Assists in planning parties and activities as well as decorating the community
according to the season and/or holiday throughout the years as well as planning
monthly birthday parties to honor residents.
ï§ Assists in Bright Beginnings including housewarmings.
ï§ Supports and actively participates in the communityâs census building initiatives.
ï§ Maintains records of all activities, resident participation levels and acceptance of
each activity by residents as required by state law.
ï§ Assists Engage Life Director in enlisting the services of volunteers to aid the
ï§ May drive company vehicle from community to social and other various
destinations (only if required by community).
ï§ May perform other duties as needed and/or assigned.
ï§ High school diploma or general education degree (GED); three (3) to six (6)
months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of
education or experience acceptable.
ï§ Able to write simple correspondence. Able to effectively present information in
one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other
employees of the organization.