Activities Assistant

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Annisa Lunetta | (562) 154-5464 | Baltimore, MD


I have over 1 year of experience as an Activities Assistant. I am responsible for planning and implementing activities for residents in long-term care facilities. I have a passion for working with the elderly population and enjoy making a difference in their lives. I am able to work independently and as part of a team, and have strong organizational skills.


Activities Assistant at Oak Crest, MDMar 2022 - Present

  • Arranged and coordinated activities for up to 15 residents per day.
  • Led groups in exercises 3 times a week.
  • Made daily rounds to check on resident safety and welfare.
  • Monitored medication schedules for 10 residents.
  • Assisted with meals, bathing, dressing, and other needs as needed.

Activities Assistant II at Brightview, MDSep 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Developed and implemented daily activity schedule for 20 residents with varying levels of physical and mental abilities.
  • Led groups of up to 15 residents in weekly art, music, and fitness activities.
  • Assisted individual residents with scheduled outings such as shopping trips and visits to family members.
  • Organized monthly special events such as holiday parties, BBQs, talent shows, etc.
  • Wrote detailed progress reports on each resident's social, emotional, and physical development.


High School Diploma at Maryland School for the DeafSep 2017 - May 2021

I have learned how to study for and take exams, how to do research, and how to write papers.


  • Patience
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Physical stamina
  • Creativity
  • Flexibility

Fabian Magrogan | (912) 853-2843 | Tupelo, MS


I've always been good with people and planning events, so when I saw the opening for an activities assistant, I knew it was the perfect fit for me. For the past year, I have successfully planned and executed a variety of activities for residents in assisted living facilities. From arts and crafts to movie nights and organized outings, no event is too small or large for me to handle. My number one priority is making sure that everyone has a good time while staying safe. With my excellent organizational skills and bubbly personality, I am confident that I can continue providing top-notch programming as your next Activities Assistant.


Activities Assistant at Provident Living, MSJun 2022 - Present

  • Planned and executed monthly activity calendar for assisted living facility with 80+ residents, resulting in increased resident engagement by 15%.
  • Led weekly book club meetings, fostering a love of reading for 10 residents.
  • Successfully implemented new art therapy program that resulted in decreased anxiety levels for 5 participants.
  • Coordinated holiday parties for the entire facility, bringing joy to all 85 residents.
  • Regularly went above and beyond duties to provide one-on-one attention to 20+ Residents.

Activities Assistant II at Magnolia Gardens, MSJul 2021 - Apr 2022

  • Assisted in planning and executing daily activities for 15-20 residents with dementia.
  • Led groups of up to 10 residents on weekly outings to local parks.
  • Monitored vital signs, weight, and intake/output for 5-10 assigned residents per shift.
  • Provided one-on-one assistance with activities of daily living (bathing, dressing, grooming) for 3-5 assigned residents per shift.
  • Completed required documentation related to resident care in a timely and accurate manner.


High School Diploma at Jackson State University, MSSep 2017 - May 2021

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.


  • Patience
  • Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Time management
  • Creativity
  • Flexibility