Activity Director Resume

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Career Objective:

To obtain an activity director position with an assisted-living facility and help the residents in developing physical, mental and emotional skills by conducting various entertainment and therapy programs.

Summary of Skills:

  • Strong experience in planning, organizing and conducting recreational and therapy programs for residents

  • Excellent understanding of monitoring and executing skill-based programs and activities

  • Ability to evaluate residents’ needs and conduct group activities

  • Deep sympathy towards occupants and passion for improving their quality of life

  • Skilled in developing personal bonds with residents

  • Effective communication and persuasive skills

  • Able to understand diverse foreign culture and customs

  • Knowledge of state compliance requirements for conducting activities

  • Compassionate, creative, and encouraging professional

Work Experience:

Activity Director

Noble Nursing Home, Boulder, CO

2012 – present

  • Plan and implement activities for residents

  • Promote socialization and encourage residents’ participation in various programs

  • Draft budget for programs and procure necessary therapy materials from best quoted prices

  • Plan activities that help in stimulating residents’ bodies and minds

  • Arrange for outings as part of a recreational program

  • Organize services such as transportation and accommodation for participants, facilities, displays, catering, event security and many more

  • Responsible for arranging audio visual equipment, displays, transportation and other needs for events

  • Plan monthly calendar of activities

Activity Director

Happy Living Centers, Boulder, CO

2009 – 2012

  • Created several creative programs to promote residents’ well-being

  • Invited prominent guest speakers to deliver speech on various interesting topics

  • Coordinated with medical experts in arranging events

  • Evaluated and delivered residents’ needs

  • Scheduled and executed activities on a monthly basis

  • Communicated with residents daily and encouraged them to put forward their demands

  • Worked with individual resident and in groups

  • Incorporated necessary physical exercise collaborating with physical therapists

  • Promoted social interaction and encouraged cognitive processes

  • Accommodated needs of every single residents while planning activities

  • Maintained books and records of activities and reviewed their goals of residents

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences

ABC University, Boulder, CO

2008

Associate Degree in Therapeutic Recreation

ABC University, Boulder, CO

2010

References:

Available upon request.