Recreation Full-time


Fairview Odd Fellows Home of CT, a highly reputable, non-profit community and 5-star Skilled Nursing/Memory Care facility, is currently interviewing for a Full-time 32hr Recreation Aide.

This position will assist in the activity programs flexible to work during the day, one evening and weekend.  Prior experience in a healthcare setting is preferrd.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Make all programs and experiences about the resident and maintain a resident focused outlook in your daily assignments
  • Works as a team member within own department on a daily basis
  • Works as a team member throughout the facility on a daily basis
  • Encourage residents to participate in activities.  Provide materials as necessry
  • Supervise activities as necessary
  • Implement or assist in the activities programs of this facility
  • Keep up activities assessments and implement approaches provided in resident care
  • Assume the responsibility and accountability of Activity Aide
  • Implement activities with other departmentws as necessary
  • Maintaining an open line of communication with Recreation department team
  • Health care information must be handled in compliance with HIPPA guidelines

Personnel Functions

  • Create and maintain an atmosphere of warmth, personal interest and positive emphasis, as well as a calm environment throughout the facility. 
  • Encourage resident self-esteem by visiting and conversing with residents on a regular basis.
  • Assist bed residents by visiting with them, writing letters, etc., as necessary
  • Encourage residents to develop their educational development through reading, etc.
  • Must posess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public
  • Must have patience, tact, cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as be willing to handle residents based on whatever maturity level at which they are currently functioning

Fairview is offering competitive compensation, incentives, employee discounts, & much more...

  • Eligible positions offer PTO & Floating Holidays (extra vacation days)
  • Benefits!  Medical, Dental, Vision + more
  • Retirement Savings

To protect the health of our residents and families we serve, Fairview implemented visitor restrictions due to the coronavirus.  Please apply on or directly to our company website at

Fairview proudly hires and employs veterans, reserve, military spouses and family members!  Fairview is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Thank you for applying!

Apply Now: Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume today.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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235 Lestertown Road
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 445.7478

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