High school graduate or GED preferred.
Experience in long-term care.
Must have a basic understanding of the needs of the elderly and have an empathetic approach to illness.
Must have a willingness and an aptitude for working with a variety of people.
Must have a basic knowledge of a variety of activities and exhibit a spirit of cooperation and have a pleasant, friendly personality.
Works in a well ventilated/well lighted area.
Attend and participate in continuing educational programs.