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Recreation Aide/Fit For Life - Temporary

  • Job ID: 756663015
  • Status: Part-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Temporary
  • Hours: 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Susquehanna Soldiers+Sail
  • Department: PARTNERSHIP
  • Location: 33 Pearl Street, Wellsboro PA 16901
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $0 / hour

Description

UPMC Susquehanna Wellsboro is hiring summer Recreation Aides for various locations in Tioga County including Lawrenceville, Elkland, Knoxville, and Westfield. The program will run from June 7-August 13; hours are Monday - Friday, approximately 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Reliable transportation is required.

Purpose:

Provide structured, age-appropriate health and nutrition education and activities for youth in several locations throughout Tioga County during the summer months.


Responsibilities:

- Actively practice behaviors associated with SH Service Excellence expectations. Smile at and greet everyone enthusiastically, treat everyone with respect, dignity, and C.A.R.E.2. Be an ambassador for UPMC Susquehanna. Provide the best C.A.R.E.2 for our patients no matter what.

- Maintain attendance records of participants

- Access any injuries that may occur and create a plan of care for minor injuries

- Intervene appropriately in situations that arise among program participants.

- Know and follow all organizational/departmental policies/procedures

- Assume responsibility for personal development and education

- Incorporate leading/evidence-based practice in quality/safety into everyday work. Commit to high-quality, safe work; encourage others to have similar standards. Identify processes/systems that could lead to inefficient practices, unsafe conditions, errors, or adverse events. Avoid shortcuts to ensure quality and safety measures are not circumvented. Encourage patient and family involvement in processes involving patient safety. Speak up with other service partners to ensure high quality and safety. Report serious events/incidents per policy.

- Plan weekly programs (themes); secure necessary materials and equipment

- Lead participants in creating healthy snack options to sample and take home

- Prepare and submit monthly program reports

- Lead discussions on good decision-making; model behavior

- Assist Summer Feeding staff with distribution of meals at program sites

 

Qualifications

High School Diploma Strongly Preferred


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

Driver's license required

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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