Recreation Aide

County of Hastings - Bancroft, ON (4 months ago)

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CENTENNIAL MANOR

Bancroft, Ontario

RECREATION AIDE

CASUAL positions available

The County of Hastings is currently accepting applications for Recreation Aide in the Recreation Department at Hastings Centennial Manor Long Term Care Home in Bancroft, Ontario.

DUTIES

· To assist residents to achieve optimum physical, social, intellectual, spiritual and emotional functioning through the provision of individual and group programs and services.

QUALIFICATIONS

· Must have a post-secondary diploma or degree in Recreation and Leisure studies, Therapeutic Recreation, Kinesiology or other related field from a community college or University.

· Courses in Gerontology and Restorative Aid training would be beneficial.

· Previous experience in coordinating activities for seniors and knowledge of community resources.

· Experience planning and implementing programs for seniors that are suitable for individuals at a lower cognitive and physical functioning level.

· A class “F” Driver’s License is required.

· Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with residents, family members and co-workers.

· Excellent skills in communication, motivation.

· Computer literacy with experience in the use of Activity Pro, Point Click Care and RAI-MDS 2.0 is an asset.

· A demonstrated ability to carry out assigned duties and to regularly and punctually attend work.

HOURS OF WORK: All Shifts

STARTING RATE OF PAY: $24.64 per hour

Juliana Alvarez-Molina

Human Resources Advisor

Talent Management & Acquisition

Job Type: Casual

Salary: $24.64 per hour