Activities and Care Specialist - Winter Park

$13.00 per hour, Full-time position working 30 hours per week

The hours of operation for our center are 7:00 am to 5:30 pm

Easterseals Florida is seeking a dynamic and compassionate individual to work as an Activities and Care Specialist in our Winter Park adult day health care center, which serves adults with disabilities, dementia related disorders or other memory impairment conditions. 

Easterseals Florida has been rated a 2020 and 2021 Great Place to Work by our employees! We provide services daily that make a profound, positive difference in the lives of people living with disabilities and their families.  We believe in the potential of each individual's ability to live, work, learn and play in their own communities.  Working at Easterseals is more than just a job - it's an opportunity to be part of something bigger!  If you want to translate your talent, your passion, and your commitment to help people with disabilities, families and the community, you might be exactly what we are looking for.

A snapshot of what you'll do:

  • Provide a safe, stimulating, and fun-filled day
  • Provide quality recreational, therapeutic, social, and informative activities
  • Promote constructive leisure time
  • Motivate clients and promote client interaction

What we offer:

  • Live and on demand Professional Development opportunities (Internal and external)
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans
  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, Sick, and Personal Time
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Several Supplemental Insurance Policies
  • 403B Savings Plan
  • Work Life Balance with Work from Home Opportunities
  • The Opportunity to Make a Difference in the Community and the Organization

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED
  • At least one year of experience providing care to persons with disabilities, dementia or other memory related disorders
  • Current CPR/First Aid Certification
  • Ability to work flexible hours when needed to meet the needs of the program
  • A friendly caregiver that projects positivity towards families, coworkers, and visitors

Easterseals Florida is an AA/EEO employer and Drug Free Workplace (DFWP) (including medical marijuana).