Health Care Center Programming Assistant (LRT or LRTA)

Givens Highland Farms · 200 Tabernacle Rd, Black Mountain, NC 28711

At Givens, your work is more than just a job, it is a calling. As a Givens team member, you will have an opportunity to impact our residents lives, develop close and meaningful relationships, and feel the value that you bring each and every day!



We are actively recruiting our full-time programming (recreational therapy) assistant! The primary purpose of this position, is to help plan and develop a diversified monthly calendar of recreation therapy that respond to residents’ spiritual, emotional, intellectual, social, vocational and physical needs with resident input and input from their families. The primary function of this position is to meet the wellness needs of residents identified during the assessment process. Incumbent will attend and support programs for residents.  Every effort has been made to identify the essential functions of this position. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is an essential function of the position.


Candidate must have a valid NC Driver License with clear driving record for use of facility vehicles, including the 15   passenger wheelchair accessible bus; LRT or LRTA certification from an accredited facility is required; and experience with older adult population is highly desired.

Team Member Benefits

Full-time and part-time positions qualify for benefits which include: two major medical health insurance plans that include dental and vision care, paid time off accrual, 403(b) retirement plan with up to a 6% matching of employee contribution, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, short-term disability insurance, long term disability insurance, AFLAC insurance products, Lincoln Life insurance products, uniform allowance (certain departments), and educational assistance.

Other Perks

  • You are welcome to enjoy our miles of hiking trails and outdoor areas;
  • Meal discounts on campus;
  • Yearly campus family events (vary at each location);
  • Access to Wellness initiatives, programs, and fairs;
  • Discounts and perks with local area businesses;
  • 22% Verizon plan discounts;
  • Employee appreciation events;
  • Access to Health management program if insured by Givens;
  • Yearly training and professional development opportunities;
  • Annual Company Picnic;
  • And many more!

Key terms: Nursing ; Customer Service ; Hospitality ; Retirement ; Skilled ; LPN ; RN ; CCRC ; Health Care ; Health Services 

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