How did you get your start doing activities assistant work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position?Do you need a particular educational background?
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What is the best training for becoming an activities assistant? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective activities assistant?What do non-traditional career paths look like?
Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming activities assistant interview?Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?
The most fulfilling aspect of this career is seeing the impact of your daily interactions with residents. In this position, you provide friendship, care, and love to the people you work with. It is very rewarding to know that you are helping people in some of the hardest stages of their lives.However, what makes the job rewarding is also what makes the job difficult; when you become emotionally invested in the people around you, it can sometimes be hard to accept the fact that they will die. The...
Many years of act. dept. experience as a director and as a assistant. Looking for a full time position that is challenging as well as a enviroment that acknowledges the importance of this dept. in the healthcare seeing.
Im a 47 yr. old woman looking for a job in activites. I like to work with all levels of clients. I have completed my mepap1-2.
I have 9 years of work experience as activity assistant in a nursing home. Now I am searching for the same postion in skokie nursing homes. What should I do ? Please give me an answer.
Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing?Where are the jobs? Which places have the most Activities Assistant opportunities?
I wish this could change. Presently I am on a job that split my days off. It causes stress in your body. time planning vacationing etc.Is there any thing can be done about this
Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field?What skills should you learn to increase your salary?
What are the top 3 traits or skills every activities assistant must have to excel?Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your activities assistant expertise?