The Memory Support Activities Specialist works primarily with memory support staff and residents and is responsible for leading, coordinating and implementing programs and services for residents with cognitive impairment and provides a therapeutic environment that maintains each resident’s highest level physical, social and psychological well-being. This position is responsible for the day to day activity of the memory support center. Ensures compliance with all operating policies and procedures as well as State and Federal regulations.
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Works to achieve and maintain good rapport in working relationships with co-workers, volunteers and groups of residents. Meets with residents in order to achieve their goals and objectives for programming needs. Serves as a liaison between residents, volunteers and staff here at Capitol Lakes Terraces.
Orients and trains new volunteers who work with residents as well as follows up on issues related to effectiveness and appropriateness of these interactions.
Monitors health needs of residents and works with Coordinator, Supervisors and Nurse to ensure quality of resident services.