GALLATIN COUNTY Activities Assistant in BOZEMAN, Montana

Under supervision, performs a variety of routine and non-professional duties relating to the implementation of the Rest Home's resident activities program.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Applicants for this position must have the ability to learn routine duties relating to the activities program and resident care; have the ability to recognize residents' needs; maintain patience and compassion; work well with aged and handicapped individuals; understand and carry out oral and written instructions; communicate effectively both verbally and in writing; maintain accurate records; and establish and maintain cooperative relationships with those contacted in the course of work.EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:The required knowledge, skills, and abilities are typically acquired through a combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma and some related work experience (arts, crafts and/or music skills, etc).PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:Previous experience in a similar capacity is preferred but not required.LICENSE: Must possess a valid driver's license issued by the state of Montana and insurable under the County's liability policies. As a condition of hire, pre-employment drug testing may be done.NOTE: Must be willing to work in a smoke-free environment. CLOSING DATE: POST UNTIL FILLED SALARY: $11.29/ hour + Excellent Benefits WORK HOURS: Part-Time, hours to be discussed at interview.