Therapeutic Recreation Assistant

Mar 27 2024
Aloha Nursing Rehab Centre |Kaneohe|Full Time, $16.00 / hour
Category: Healthcare
Job Description

Aloha Nursing Rehab Centre is a long-term care facility in Kaneohe that operates 24 hours a day/7 days a week.  We offer diverse opportunities for those interested in using their skills and experience to serve our residents and to make a difference in the lives of others by providing compassionate, quality care.


Join our Therapeutic Recreation team and become an active part in implementing fun and innovative activities for our residents and gain experience in making a difference in the lives of others.  Responsible for providing a program of therapeutic recreation designed to enhance the residents' physical and mental capabilities, socialization skills and self-esteem in coordination with and as directed by the Activities Manager. Such programs are designed to meet the interests and physical, mental, and psychological well-being of each resident and may take place in a group or individual setting. Offers positive encouragement for resident participation in recreation programs and special events while offering evaluation and suggestions of improvements or changes.  


Weekly Schedule: 40 hours per week, 8 hours per day (may include weekends)


Must Have:

  • CPR/BLS certification preferred
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Enthusiastic and energetic personality
  • Organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Compassion and a want to work with the elderly
  • Ability to self-manage, and willingness to take initiative
  • Excellent communication & documentation skills
  • Experience a plus, but training available
  • CNA Certification preferred

Must meet the basic health and background screening requirements including:
- Fingerprinting background check (at no cost to applicant)
- 2 step TB skin test or chest x-ray (available, free of charge at Lanakila Health Center)


Benefits include:

  • 100% Employer paid medical/dental/vision/prescription drug insurance 
  • Two (2) weeks per year Paid Hours Off (PHO) accrual (increases with length of service)
  • Holiday pay 
  • Free meals and parking

Please submit application and/or resume via this posting or by mail, fax or email:

Aloha Nursing Rehab Centre

45-545 Kamehameha Hwy

Kaneohe, Hawaii 96744

Fax: (808) 441-9588

[email protected]