Lyn PACE Day Center

  Part-time (24-35 hours)

  M-F 8:00a-2:00p

  Federal Street Lynchburg

Activities Assistant - PACE Lynchburg

The Activities Assistant is responsible for assisting the Recreational Therapist with the coordination and planning of therapeutic and recreational activities for the participants of the program. The Activities Assistant will possess good organizational skills and function well in a team environment. He/she will only act within the scope of practice of his or her authority to practice. He/She will meet a standardized set of competencies for the specific position established by Centra PACE and approved by CMS before working independently.

One or two years of experience in activities or at least 1 years of experience, either volunteer or paid, working with the frail elderly is required.

High school graduate or equivalent is required.


Job Description will be reviewed at time of interview.

The physical demands outlined in the job description must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Some job positions require a Job Function Match test (physical demands test) in which the applicant must meet all physical demand requirements for the position.