Recreation Aide

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

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Bancroft, Ontario


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.


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


· 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.


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