Caregiver - Activities Assistant

Are you looking for a Great Place to Work? Easterseals Florida, rated 2020 Great Place to Work by our staff, is seeking a dynamic and compassionate individual to work on a full-time basis (30 hours per week) as a Caregiver - Activities Assistant in our Gainesville adult day health care center, which serves adults with disabilities, dementia related disorders or other memory impairment conditions.  The Caregiver - Activities Assistant provides our members a safe, stimulating and fun-filled day by assisting in facilitating recreational and social activities daily.  The Caregiver - Activities Assistant also provides personal care to our members.

Center hours of operation are from 7:00 am and 5:30 pm Monday through Friday.

COVID-19 Considerations: All staff are required to wear masks when working in the center (and when on Easterseals Florida business) and follow our COVID Safety & Sanitation Guidelines.

What we value:

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED and at least one year of experience providing care to persons with disabilities, dementia or other memory related disorders
  • Current CPR/First Aid Certification
  • An energetic creative and professional individual who will portray and promote a positive, respectful, and team-based environment
  • Ability to work flexible hours when needed to meet the needs of the program

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