Activity Leader

General Information

Hourly/Salaried: 
Hourly
Date Prepared: 
08-23-2012

Location

Elderly Services, 112 Exchange St., Middlebury, VT

Primary Purpose

Be part of a professional team sharing the planning and implementation of a high quality program of education, therapeutic recreation, emotional support, and individualized care of elders in Project Independence Adult Day Care Center. Responsibilities include leading small and large group activities, discussion groups, games, and exercise programs geared to the nurturing and physical/mental health of elders whose independence has lessened due to frailty, chronic illness, disability or advanced age. Respect confidentiality of all matters pertaining to participants, families, volunteers and staff.

Student Job Description Fields
Contact Name: 
Eric Covey
Organization: 
Elderly Services
Contact Phone Number: 
802-388-3983
Contact Email: 
mail@elderlyservices.org
Wage: 
$9.10/hr
Hours/Schedule: 
Varies
Work Study: 
Not Work Study

Experience

Excellent communication skills, counseling and support. Ability to plan and lead group activities (you will receive training and help from staff) in adult day care curriculum including discussion groups, games, and exercise groups. Most importantly, a strong commitment to eldercare, dignity, respect, and independent living for elders. See our website at www.elderlyservices.org.