Ascension Health Activities Aide in Amsterdam, New York

Job ID: 265087

Activities Aide

Amsterdam, New York


Additional Job Information

Title: Activities Aide

City, State: Amsterdam, NY

Location: Amsterdam Memorial Campus

Department: Skilled Nursing Facility 003

Additional Job Details: FT Evenings, 40 Hours, Weekly

About Us

St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam, N.Y., part of Ascension, features an award-winning acute care hospital, primary and specialty care centers throughout Fulton and Montgomery counties, more than 30 behavioral health services for persons in Fulton, Montgomery and Hamilton counties, a full continuum of physical rehabilitation services and a 160-bed nursing home. The organization has earned exceptional national rankings for excellence in medicine and has a continuing commitment to provide an exceptional patient experience.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Activities Aide performs activity based programs in support of patient care plan.


  • Conducts assessment of activity needs to meet individual treatment goals and objectives.

  • Facilitates and participates in activity-related projects and events.

  • Keeps treatment area clean, safe, and organized.

  • Performs clerical tasks as assigned.

  • Provides socialization for patients by regular visits; provides patients with encouragement and support to promote a cense of well-being.

  • Conducts activity programs as scheduled. Implements age-specific and individualized activities and group programs; maintains accurate attendance records.



  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Valid New York State CNA Certification Preferred.

Education & Work Experience:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • HS or equivalent diploma required and No additional experience required.

How To Apply

In order to be considered for any open position, please complete a St. Mary's Healthcare online application, by clicking the "apply now" button. Additionally, you may include your resume and other documents as attachments. Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

(1) Human Resources located at St. Mary's Hospital, 427 Guy Park Ave, Amsterdam, NY 12010

(2) Human Resources located at Amsterdam Memorial Campus, 4988 State Hwy 30, Amsterdam, NY 12010.

We regret that we are unable to respond to each and every application received. Only those candidates of interest will be contacted directly.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.