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Recreation Assistant II

Recreation Assistant II

Aljoya Thornton Place
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Era Living, a respected leader in retirement living in the Puget Sound, has an immediate opportunity to join our team as a full-time Recreation Assistant II at Aljoya Thornton Place in Seattle.



Competitive Compensation and a Complete Benefits Package including:

  • Free Meals!
  • Company Sponsored Health Plan
  • 401k with Generous Employer Match
  • Vacation & Sick Leave
  • Leadership & Longevity Bonuses
  • The advantages of an environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements!

Primary Responsibilities:
The Recreation Assistant coordinates group and individual activities that incorporate physical activity, emotional support and cultural exploration. All duties must be performed while ensuring resident safety, maintaining confidentiality and showing sensitivity to the needs and concerns of older adults.  


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Some college coursework; Degree and/or CTRS preferred.
  • Prior experience leading activities, including fitness programs; 2 years’ experience working with older adults or persons with cognitive impairments preferred.
  • Current WA State Driver’s License; Class “C” CDL preferred (Era Living will help pay the cost associated with obtaining a CDL)
  • Must be at least 21 years old.
  • Ability to read, write and communicate in English.
  • Ability to obtain CPR/First Aid Certification and assist residents in emergency situations.
  • Ability to pass DSHS and State background check, required.
  • Willing to work flexible hours.

About Era Living:

If you are passionate about improving the quality of life for older adults and exemplify a values based approach to your work, demonstrating integrity, credibility, consistency, strong team orientation, and outstanding communication, we welcome your application!

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Era Living has been voted Top 5 BEST Places to Work in 2014 & 2015 (King5 Best of Western Washington!).