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Recreation Facilitator (Temporary, Full Time)- Chelsey Park Long Term Care

July 30 2020
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Arts, Culture, Recreation, Sports, Arts, Culture, Recreation, Sports, Auxiliary Services, Health, Medical, Health, Medical, Health, Medical
London, ON

RECREATION FACILITATOR (Temporary, Full Time)- Chelsey Park Long Term Care

Candidates are invited to apply for the temporary full-time position of Recreation Facilitator at Chelsey Park Long Term Care Residence, a 247 bed home located in London On. The home is located close to many amenities and has the finest programming services available to our residents!

Reporting to the Recreation Manager, you will be responsible to assist in design, implementation and evaluation of recreation programs. Hours of work include days, evenings, weekends and statutory holidays.

Every team member is carefully selected and screened to ensure consistent delivery of the highest standards of service excellence.

QUALIFICATION:

  • A post-secondary diploma or degree in Therapeutic Recreation or Recreation and Leisure Studies with TR course content (students enrolled in either program are welcome to apply).
  • At least one year of experience in a health care setting.
  • Will possess knowledge on how to plan, organize, direct and implement programs to enhance the physical, intellectual, emotional, cognitive, social and spiritual domains.
  • Ability to assess and gather information that is necessary for therapeutic recreation.
  • Ability to create resident focused goals based on assessment information to create suitable intervention plans.
  • Organizes a variety of activities based on both individual and collective resident needs and interests as well as their strengths and abilities.
  • Maintain appropriate department records including assessments, evaluations, participation records as well as other records that may be deemed necessary.
  • F Class license is a requirement in order to provide community involvement and liaison with the community.
  • Strong written and oral communication.
  • Interested in working in a highly customer service-oriented environment and thriving on making a difference in the lives of the residents.
  • Confident, results oriented, self-starter who is able to take initiative to play a contributing role in the Recreation team.

Offers of employment are subject to criminal record check and vulnerable persons screening. We thank all who apply; however only those under consideration with be contacted.

CLOSING DATE: August 16, 2020

Interested applicants please forward your resume in confidence to the attention of:

Courtney Lines

Recreation Manager

clines@southbridgecare.ca

This position is available at a home/community affiliated with Extendicare Inc. The successful candidate would be employed directly by the affiliated home, not Extendicare Inc.

In Ontario, Extendicare, ParaMed Home Health Care and affiliated organizations including our partner homes in Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodation needs must be provided in advance. To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting.

Apply now!