The average salary of a(n) Activities Director in Denver, Colorado is $47,286.
Directs and coordinates the planning, implementation, scope, and emphasis of activity programs to encourage and stimulate residents to a better quality of life. Designs and implements an activities program to meet the physical, mental, and psychological well-being of each resident in a continuing care facility. This is a recreational non-therapeutic position. Typically requires an Associate's degree in Occupational Therapy, Therapeutic Recreation, or licensure as a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist with two years of experience in a social or recreation activities program. Directs and coordinates functions such as discussion groups, exercise groups, arts, crafts, movies, and games. Plans, organizes, and directs the activity program for individual patients and for groups of patients with similar interests. Coordinates and supervises activities such as parties, educational programs, field trips, presentations, and other activities that are of interest to patients. Inspects activities functions periodically to assure that quality control measures are maintained. Visits residents and provides assistance with activities. Plans and assists in research projects. Directs and supervises personnel assigned to assist with activities. Maintains relationships with families and develops programs responsive to family needs. Responsible for the safety of program participants. Consults with Physicians and Administrator in regards to types of activities. Purchases supplies and equipment for planned activities. Schedules time for activities and posts schedules for all group activities. Makes necessary transportation arrangements to and from activities. Files accident reports, when necessary, and monitors adherence to established safety policies. Develops, maintains, and implements policies and procedures. Approves requisitions for equipment, materials, and supplies. Less
Directs and coordinates the planning, implementation, scope, and emphasis of activity programs to encourage and stimulate residents to a better quality of life. Designs and implements an activities program to meet the physical, mental, and psychological well-being of each resident... More