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


Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences

ABC University, Boulder, CO


Associate Degree in Therapeutic Recreation

ABC University, Boulder, CO



Available upon request.