Lexington Health Network Activity Aide in Elmhurst, Illinois
Teamwork is what we’re all about at Lexington Health Care, working together to achieve positive patient outcomes. We realize that when you collaborate, great things are possible; for your patients, and for your career. Lexington proudly employs more than 2,500 employees allowing us to provide an immeasurable value to the communities we serve. So much of who we are comes from being an organization dedicated to the highest attainable quality of care available today. In an industry filled with rapid change and growth, our commitment to family values will never change. As a family owned organization, we have always maintained a unique perspective. Our reputation as a leading health care employer is unmatched. Come see for yourself why it’s so fulfilling to be a part of Lexington!
The key function of the Activity Aide (Act A) is to work with the Activity Director and Assistant to implement an ongoing program of activities that are designed to meet the identified interests as well as meeting the physical, mental, and psychosocial needs of each patient or resident.
The Activity Aide is expected to partner with other members of the team including, but not limited to Admissions, Nursing, Customer Service, Social Service and Dietary in order to promote and meet the psychosocial well-being of the patients, residents and their families.
Promoting and developing positive peer relationships is an essential role function for the Activity Aide.
The Activity Aide needs to have a high school diploma or equivalent.
Preference for someone with previous experience as an Activity Aide.
Preference for someone with at least one year of experience in a health care setting.
Must be able to read, speak and understand the English language.
We offer a professional work environment, growth and advancement, training, Competitive compensation and a benefits package including a comprehensive Medical, dental, and vision plan, voluntary benefits, Credit Union, 401(k) savings plan with company match, holiday pay and paid time off.
Lexington Health Network provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
iCIMS Requisition ID: 2020-6743
External Company URL: https://www.lexingtonhealth.com
Street: 400 West Butterfield Road
Work Schedule: Days