Activity Assistant

Part-Time Position for Days, Evenings at Rockwood at Whitworth.

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Rockwood at Whitworth is looking for a motivated, compassionate, and caring individual to join our team as a Part-Time (24 hours per week) Activity Assistant.

Pay Range: $16.25 – $17.50 per hour

Shift Type: Wednesday 1pm – 5pm, Saturday 9am – 5pm, and Sunday 11am-7pm


  • Assist the Director of Life Enrichment in providing quality activities for residents.
  • Develop, prepare, conduct and maintain a diversified program of activities to involve all residents in our Memory Care and Assisted Living units
  • Assist with on-and off-campus events
  • Assist with coordinating and facilitating group activities and events
  • Maintain documentation and records related to resident activities
  • Encourage resident participation and engagement in activities

Required Skills and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED; three to six months related work experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Proficient in arts and crafts and possess strong written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to communicate with your team and our residents, keep order and enforce safety rules with large groups
  • Willingness to be a part of and work well with a team


All employees regularly scheduled to work at least 30 hours a week and completed our waiting period are eligible for the following benefits:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision & TruHear Insurance
  • Paid Sick Leave and Vacation * – available after 90 days of service
  • 6 Paid Holidays and 2 Personal Holidays per calendar year after 90 days of service
  • Holiday pay
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 403(b) with match and no waiting period to begin deferrals
  • Group Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Voluntary Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Critical Accident Insurance
  • Identity Theft Protection Assistance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Jury Duty, Bereavement Leave, Pet Bereavement Leave, Personal Leave, Family Leave, and Military Leave

Additional perks include:

  • Free soup and discounted meal prices
  • Food Pantry (free/discreet)
  • Employee Financial Assistance Fund (Rockwood Residents’ Foundation benefits)
  • Continuing Education Scholarships (Rockwood Residents’ Foundation benefits)
  • Sponsorship opportunities for Nursing Assistant Certification
  • Employee Bus Pass Program – deep discount
  • Free Fitness Center access for employees and a guest on campus
  • Employee Health and Wellness Program (participation results in discounted monthly insurance premiums)
  • Payroll deductions for coffee and meals at our restaurants
  • Ability to purchase discounted Premiere Movie Passes
  • Employee Appreciation Events
  • Years of Service Celebrations and Awards
  • Referral Programs
  • Free Flu Shot
  • Free Hepatitis B Vaccine
  • Free parking
  • Open Door Philosophy
  • Encourage and support promotions from within
  • On demand pay accessible as soon as you earn it through hours worked

Environment: Fair, fun, kind, caring, safe, diverse, family-like atmosphere

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