Cridge Village Seniors’ Centre
Part time, Permanent
Recreation Worker, Saturday & Sunday, 11:30am to 6pm
& one weekday evening 4:30-8:30pm
Working under the general supervision of the Manager and Assistant Manager, and in concert with the Recreation Coordinator, has responsibility for organization and implementation of recreational activities (both inside and outside of the building) for the residents that address their physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs. This will include planning, promoting, implementing, communicating, and seeking resident input for activities. This enthusiastic, caring, flexible, positive, energetic and professional person will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, proficient computer skills, and be very organized. They will have a love for seniors and will strive to always be providing the best service they can to the clients in our care. This person will also assist in the Dining Room at meals and respond to resident pendant alarms. Placement on the relief list for extra hours is also a possibility.
The evening shift is flexible in terms of days and involves taking the residents on our bus to do their shopping.
KEY JOB FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Other related duties as may be required.
One year experience with Seniors is an asset
One year experience leading and implementing activities for people (any ages) with varying abilities
Criminal Record Check clearance- will be obtained when offered position
Valid Class 4 B.C. Driver’s license – unrestricted – must currently have
Current First Aid (updated every 3 years) – can be obtained after being offered the position
Current CPR Certificate (updated every 3 years)
Current Food Safe Certificate – can be obtained after being offered the position
Current Seniors’ Fitness Certification is a valued asset
Wage: $19.13 per hour plus sick/vac time once probation is passed
Status: Part Time – 17 hours per week
Position Start Date: When appropriate candidate found
Closing Date: when position is filled
This position requires Union Membership – BCGEU Local 301
This position is open to both male and female applicants
Please apply, in writing, with resume and cover letter to Sarah Smith, Manager, Seniors’ Services, email@example.com We will contact those qualified candidates for an interview
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