Activities Assistant at Derby Health & Rehab

Derby Health & Rehab is a state of the art community. The 74 bed skilled nursing community provides the best in rehabilitation and skilled nursing services. With a top notch staff, our residents receive the absolute best care and services throughout their stay at our community. This is not your typical nursing home of years past. Our cutting edge, world class facility is second to none and it is all designed to provide world class care and customer experiences. When it is all said and done, everything we do is engineered to Improve Lives and Exceed Expectations!

General Information
Location  731 Klein Circle
Derby, KS 67037
United States
Employee Type  Non-Exempt PT
Job Category  Community Life


The Activities Assistant assists the Activities Director in planning and implementing activities for the community residents which fulfill the physical, mental and psychosocial needs and interests of the residents.

This position reports to the Activities Director.



  • Enriches the social life of the residents through activities and events.
  • Assists in planning and implementing activities to meet residents' specific needs, including group and individual participation.
  • Assists in delivering the residents' mail, newsletters and other community information.
  • Assists in coordinating the recruitment, retention and involvement of volunteers to work with residents.
  • Assists in coordinating the community's involvement in the facility.
  • Performs other duties as required.


  • Applicants for this position must be energetic, enthusiastic and creative. Applicants must also be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Applicants must be comfortable with public speaking, as well as leading group activities. This is a somewhat physical position since it requires frequent walking and extended standing.
  • Applicants must possess either a High School diploma or GED.  Applicants must possess a valid driver's license.