Golden Living Assistant Activity in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania

Our Activity Assistant understand that life at Golden LivingCenters is about so much more than just superior and specialized medical care. That’s because we expand our definition of healthcare to encompass all aspects of our patients’ lives. Our Activity Assistant know that life’s simple pleasures are vital parts of our integrated health and wellness programs and services. In this role, you will collaborate with a dedicated staff to ensure our patients’ satisfaction and happiness, as well as, promote positive relationships between residents, families and staff. What could be better than keeping our patients smiling as a Activity Assistant at Golden LivingCenters?

We are seeking a special, fun-loving individual who is passionate about promoting full, rich and long lives for our patients. The right candidate will be experienced, motivated and ready to have a good time. Ideal Activity Assistant candidates should also have:

Assist in the development, organization, coordination and implementation of comprehensive recreation services and programs that meet the needs and interests of each resident

  • Facilitate group programs as assigned in a timely and efficient manner

  • Complete required documentation as assigned

  • Contribute to resident care planning preparation

  • Provide individual programming as assigned

  • Maintain recreation department supplies and equipment

  • Work with volunteers as assigned

  • Assist with planning and leadership of special events


  • High School graduate or equivalent

  • Must have ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job

  • Must meet state/federal regulations if applicable

  • Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance

  • Knowledge of the practical application of recreation service programs

  • Must be able to relate positively and favorably to residents, families and to work cooperatively with other employees at all levels

  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information

Job: Activities and Wellness

Primary Location: US-PA-Wilkes Barre

Shift: On Call

Schedule: Part-time

Department Address: 50 North Pennsylvania Avenue

Department City: Wilkes-Barre

Department State: PA

Department Zipcode: 18702

Company Profile

Ready to bring your heart and expertise to an award-winning team that feels more like a family? Bring your passion for patient care to Golden LivingCenters. As one of the nation’s leading providers of skilled nursing care and inpatient and outpatient therapies, we are dedicated to helping people live fuller, longer and more productive lives. Our Golden LivingCenters have won more AHCA/NCAL Quality Awards than any other post-acute healthcare provider. These awards are the nation’s highest for distinguished achievement in post-acute care, and they reflect the compassion, commitment and quality orientation of our caregivers. Join us! Together, we’re redefining the way care is delivered with an innovative, holistic approach that considers the ‘whole patient’ every time.

Organization: 08742_Region 2 - Northeast