Activity Assistant

Tufford Nursing Home - St. Catharines, ON (30+ days ago)

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Tufford Nursing Home is currently looking for a part-time Activities Assistant .Must be willing to work weekends and evenings.

  • DUTIES

Duties for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Plan, organize, and supervise a wide range of programs, events and activities
  • Encourages residents to participate in recreational activities
  • Continually research new programs, seminars and activities that would be of interest to the residents
  • QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Training and education in recreation/leisure services, Therapeutic Recreation or Kinesiology from a recognized community college or university as per Ministry of Health standards
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Computer skills and proficiency in MS Word, Excel
  • Experience with Point Click Care would be an asset
  • Experience in recreation programming and planning
  • Montessori training, or knowledge of Montessori approaches/theories would be an asset
  • Excellent skills in adaptability
  • Experience working with Volunteers would be an asset
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to work with a team
  • Must pass vulnerable sector screening check

Job Type: Part-time