Recreation Aide

Job ID: 167122 Posted: 2018/08/07 Position Type: Full-time
Category: Activities City: Union City, NJ Location: Alaris Health at Castle Hill

Job Information:

Alaris Health at Castle Hill, a 215 bed-skilled nursing Center in Union City, New Jersey, seeks a recreation assistant to plan, organize and direct resident activity programs for our New Horizons program.  Additional responsibilities include:

  • assisting in planning and promoting recreation based activities based on individualized needs and interests and encouraging participation and engagement
  • Implementing programming that engages a group of residents with behavioral issues
  • and above all, ensuring that residents and families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere that recognizes each individual’s needs and rights


Job Requirements:


  • High school degree or equivalent and certification in accordance with regulatory agencies governing the Center
  • Full command of the English language; Bilingual preferred
  • Experience on a behavioral unit preferred
  • Excellent multi-tasking and communication skills
  • Positive attitude and have great interaction with everyone from residents to the general public
  • Comfortable working both as an individual contributor and part of a larger team
About Alaris: Founded on a tradition of health care excellence, Alaris’ Member Health Centers are leading providers of short-term post hospital rehabilitation, long term and specialty care, with Member Health Centers throughout the state of New Jersey. From 5 Star Quality ratings to a dedicated and caring staff, resident care and satisfaction is always on the top of our Member Health Centers’ priority list!

Today, Alaris Member Health Centers are setting new standards in quality, service and innovation. Using their innovative focus, Alaris Member Health Centers will continue to lead the way in an evolving health care environment. Our Member Health Centers always make sure their residents are being treated with the most advanced care and are provided with an ever-increasing range of services and care options.
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