Atria Retirement Canada-Amber Meadow Engage Life Coordinator Full Time in Winnipeg, MB

Atria Retirement Canada-Amber Meadow

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Engage Life Coordinator
Winnipeg, MB

You radiate positive energy and give our residents reasons to celebrate life every day. You keep our residents active and promote their independence….

Purpose ! You keep our residents active and promote their independence. You encourage people to explore their interests and participate in healthy social interactions at their leisure.You find innovative ways for residents to express their creativity, enjoy favorite hobbies, and learn, do, and try new things. You collaborate with them to customize these opportunities to their interests. You radiate positive energy and give our residents reasons to celebrate life every day.

Job Summary -Develop and implement programs of interest and enjoyment to our residents in order to enhance their lives and exceed their active aging lifestyle expectations.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities -The following essential functions are the fundamental job duties of the position to be completed with or without appropriate reasonable accommodation.

 Lead assigned Engage Life programs and develop service plans.

 Offer adequate and diversified recreational activities to residents with sufficient supervision for each activity.

 Teach and lead exercises and assist with the proper use of fitness equipment.

 Develop and facilitate programs of interest for residents including, if applicable, programs designed for residents confined to their rooms.

 Engage and motivate residents resulting in program participation.

 Greet new residents making a special effort to include and engage them in activities and introduce them to others in the community with similar interests and backgrounds.

 Use the ARC Resident Orientation Program, Resident Interest Questionnaire, and Resident Interview Questionnaire for all new residents.

 Inform residents of upcoming activities and maintain a current schedule of events on the bulletin board.

 Prepare and publish an engaging and creative monthly program calendar which incorporates the community’s events and programs by the 10th of every month.

 Engage in community public relations including collaboration with corporate public relations and preparation of local positive publicity stories.

 Coordinate departmental needs and goals within department budgets.

 Organize community resident transportation, including scheduling of outside events and similar operational decisions.

 Assist in the recruiting, training and managing of volunteers where applicable.

 Assist in planning parties and activities as well as decorating the community according to the season and/or holiday throughout the years as well as planning monthly birthday parties to honor residents.

 Maintain activity spaces and work area clean and organized.

 May perform other duties as assigned and/or needed.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.00 /hour

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-10
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