Activities Aide – Chemung County Health Center – Elmira, NY

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From $13.79 an hour

Job Type

  • US work authorization (Required)

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Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Paid time off
Retirement plan

Full Job Description

Our residents are looking for people like you to help coordinate and execute recreation activities! We are hiring Full Time and Part Time!

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Performs routine work in connection with the conduct of one (1) or more recreation activities in an agency program. Demonstrates readiness and ability to accommodate the needs of all nursing home residents and their families, including LGBT residents. Does related work as required.

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This is routine work involving the conduct of various recreation activities. The incumbent performs assignments under general supervision and within the guidelines of specific agency policies and programs. Supervision of agency personnel is not normally a responsibility of this position.
EXAMPLES OF WORK: (The following work activities are listed as examples only and in no event shall an employee be limited to only those examples listed here.)
 Organizes and conducts various recreation activities such as games, music, arts and crafts and special events;
 Implements daily schedule of recreation activities;
 Encourages groups and individuals to participate in the various recreation activities;
 Assists individuals in the actual conduct of the recreation activities;
 Keeps records of activities and attendance;
 Assists in the preparation and conduct of special events;
 Assists volunteers in the organization and conduct of recreation activities;
 Operates equipment used in the recreation activities such as movie projectors, record players, etc.;
 May administer first aid.
 Assures nursing home residents’ safety.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Working knowledge of the organization and conduct of various recreation activities; ability to give and explain simple instructions; ability to get along with others; ability to stimulate and hold the interest of participants; empathy; resourcefulness; tact; courtesy; good physical condition.

We have great benefits!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: From $13.79 per hour


  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 4 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Elmira, NY 14901: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Are you currently fully vaccinated against Covid19, willing to become vaccinated, or have a valid medical exemption from a physician?

Work Location: One location

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Application response rate: 76%

Hiring 5 candidates for this role

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