Activation Aide

Braemar Retirement Centre-Wingham - Wingham, ON (30+ days ago)

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Braemar a family owned and operated Long-Term Care home is looking for a dynamic caring individual to join our activation department.

Job Description: Under the supervision of the Director of Recreation the Activation Aide will be responsible for:

  • Assist in planning and implementing sufficient programming for residents
  • Completion of initial assessments of residents
  • Assisting in the creation of the monthly activity calendar
  • Documentation of resident attendance and performance
  • Guiding Volunteers
  • Attending necessary in-services, training and meetings

Hours: 60 hours bi-weekly, with the possible opportunity for call-in shifts and filling vacation time. Evening and weekend shifts apply.

Job Qualifications: The candidate must be enrolled in or graduated from Recreation and Leisure Studies, Recreation Therapy, Kinesiology or an appropriate related field. Ability to work effectively as a team member and provide genuine care and compassion for residents is a must. Knowledge of RAI MDS, Point Click Care and WHIMIS will all be considered an asset.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $19.97 /hour

Education:

  • DCS / DEC (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)