activity assistant resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Motivated [stna] seeking internship

to gain hands-on experience in [case management assistant Outgoing and friendly with strong drive to succeed. Enthusiastic Recreational Leader highly effective at developing full event schedule meeting both in and outside community needs. Service-oriented professional with friendly and adaptable approach demonstrated over 30 years of industry performance..

  • Transportation Logistics
  • Resident Engagement
  • Microsoft Office
  • Team Leadership
  • Computer Proficiency
Activity Assistant, 03/2 to 01/2023
Touchstone CommunitiesDel Rio, TX,
  • Enforced rules and regulations of recreational facilities to maintain discipline and safety.
  • Oversaw design, construction and upkeep of recreation facilities and areas.
  • Used one-on-one meetings and small groups to engage residents in facility life.
  • Tracked resident demographics and preferences in order to develop enjoyable activities plans.
  • Maintained adequate supplies to meet activities needs.
  • Introduced new arrivals to other participants, explained facility rules and encouraged participation.
  • Assisted residents with developing and maintaining positive social skills, mental aptitude, confidence and strong interpersonal connections.
  • Assisted with transporting and escorting program participants to, from and within program activity locations and on external trips.
  • Explained principles, techniques and safety procedures and demonstrated use of materials and equipment.
  • Planned, organized, facilitated and promoted diverse recreational programs.
  • Helped participants enjoy activities while ensuring adherence to protocol.
  • Administered first aid and notified emergency medical personnel.
  • Upheld positive quality of life standards for residents of all ability levels.
  • Completed and maintained time and attendance forms and inventory lists.
  • Coordinated musical guests, movies and other types of resident entertainment.
  • Organized, led and promoted interest in recreational activities.
Direct Support Professional, 03/2014 to 01/2016
Help At HomeMuncie, IN,
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Assisted individuals in development of social skills to become integrated in community.
  • Accompanied or transported clients to appointments, errands and social activities.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Assisted individuals in learning and developing new skills.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Assisted with planning and coordination of activities and outings based on individual needs.
  • Provided direct care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, fostering activities of daily living.
  • Leveraged database management system to track and report service hours, details of activities and progress on goals.
Daycare Care /STNA, 02/2009 to 03/2013
Hempfield ManorGreensburg, PA,
  • Used positive reinforcement and behavior modeling to instill discipline in children.
  • Recorded child behavior, food and medication information for supervisors.
  • Monitored children's play activities to verify safety and wellness.
  • Used clear communication and professionalism to develop constructive relationships with families.
  • Encouraged curiosity, exploration and problem-solving with tailored recreation programs.
  • Encouraged curiosity, exploration and problem-solving with age-appropriate playtime activities.
  • Communicated with parents about daily activities and any concerning behaviors.
  • Balanced schedules to promote optimal rest, play and educational periods.
  • Collaborated daily with classroom teachers to keep activities running smoothly.
  • Organized and planned age-appropriate reading, crafts and music lessons.
  • Assisted lead teacher with snack time, arts and crafts and putting children down for naps.
  • Read stories and played alphabet games to promote early literacy.
  • Observed and monitored children to identify developmental strengths and target enrichment activities.
  • Secured indoor and outdoor premises to protect children.
  • Enforced rules to teach good manners and maintain safe environment.
  • Helped residents walk with or without self-help devices.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Performed light cleaning duties by emptying wastebaskets, sweeping, mopping and sanitizing surfaces.
STNA, 03/2015 to 2023
Omni Manor Nursing FacilityCity, STATE,
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Organized games and other activities to engage clients and offer mental stimulation.
  • Distributed drinking water and nourishment to residents.
  • Assisted residents in preparing for activities and social programs.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Observed and reported unusual symptoms and changes to charge nurse.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
Education and Training
: Stna Training Renewal, Expected in 09/2018 to liberty healthcare center - ,
: Cna /stna, Expected in 01/1999 to Shepherd of The Valley - Boardman, OH,
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1990 to Wilson High School - Youngstown, OH,

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School Attended

  • liberty healthcare center
  • Shepherd of The Valley
  • Wilson High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Activity Assistant
  • Direct Support Professional
  • Daycare Care /STNA
  • STNA


  • High School Diploma

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