Consulate Health Care Community Life Assistant - Transportation Aide in Brandon, Florida
Job ID 74179
Position Location US-FL-Brandon
Facility Name Consulate Health Care of Brandon
Job Category Activities
Position Location : Street 701 Victoria Street
Position Location : Zip 33510-4100
Position Status FT is 35+ HOURS WK
Purpose of Your Job Position
As a Community Life Assistant (Therapeutic Recreational Assistant) / Transportation Aide , you are responsible for providing support to the Director of Therapeutic Recreational Services by carrying out the established plan for resident activities and recreation and to drive facility vehicle to transport residents, staff and volunteers to desired destinations. Provides assistance/escort for residents to and from rehabilitation treatmentsNo supervisory function.
Duties and Responsibilities
Assist with resident activities, assessments, and activities profiles.
Assist in scheduling movies, planning parties, and providing games/activities for residents.
Encourage residents to participate in recreational social activities so that all residents are involved in activities by engaging in and organizing games, crafts, religious services, parties, etc.
Assist Community Life Director in expanding services.
May be trained and assigned to perform the Customer Care Liaison duties as needed.
Perform other duties, as assigned.
Review daily rehabilitation schedule and be available, as indicated.
Provide minimal assist of residents transferring to and from wheelchairs.
Assist nursing and rehabilitation personnel with transfers to and from vehicle.
Transport residents to and from rehabilitation area for scheduled appointments.
Operate elevators, as needed.
Inform nursing and rehabilitation staff of any incidents/problems.
Maintain positive, professional interaction with residents and staff.
Attend in-service training sessions, as required.
Education and Experience
Must possess, as a minimum, a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.
Some experience preferred in providing recreation services to residents in a health care setting.
Must possess current unencumbered valid state drivers license.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Flexible schedule evenings and weekends.
Where Will Compassion Take You?
At Consulate Health Care, we're looking for talented, compassionate and hard-working individuals who are eager to serve others. Our team members go above and beyond to give our residents and patients the care they deserve — so you'll find that every day with Consulate Health Care offers new and exciting opportunities to learn and grow.
Compassionate hearts and passionate dedication – these two qualities shine in our team members and provide the foundation for our mission of “Providing Service With Our Hearts and Hands” . The compassion you'll show to residents, patients and their families is the lifeline of our business, while relationships with your peers and coworkers will strengthen our vibrant, diverse community.
Consulate Health Care is one of the nation's leading providers of Senior healthcare services, specializing in post-acute care. Operating in 21 states, we offer services ranging from short-term transitional care to Alzheimer’s and dementia care.
24-hour skilled nursing care
Comprehensive post-acute care
Physical, Occupational and Speech therapies
"Your Journey Home" short-term rehab program
Alzheimer's and dementia care
Care for medically-complex patients