OverviewShepherd’s Care Foundation Recreation Aide/Assistant – Summer Temporary Employment Program Temporary in Kensington, PE
Shepherd’s Care Foundation
Branch Kensington PE CA
Recreation Aide/Assistant – Summer Temporary Employment Program
Duties include 1:1 visits, promotes effective communication and cooperation with internal stakeholders and establishes good public relations with community…
Location: Edmonton, Kensington Village Campus
Maximum of 16 weeks from May to August 2017, depending on start date, working 37.75 hours per week.
Reporting to the Recreation Manager, the Recreation Aide/Assistant assists in the planning, organization and implementation of meaningful activities and programs for fragile seniors in a not-for-profit health care facility. Duties include 1:1 visits, promotes effective communication and cooperation with internal stakeholders and establishes good public relations with community agencies, guides and supervises volunteers, assists in the development of new programs and renewal of existing programs, creates and maintains a database of contacts and assists with inventory processes.
Energetic and compassionate with a desire to work with the elderly
Returning student in post secondary studies in a Therapeutic Services field (Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy)
Current CPR/Emergency First Aid
Ability to work well as a member of a team
Excellent oral and written communication skills
If you are passionate about providing quality care and support to seniors that promotes person-centred care, please submit your cover letter and resume to Dan Bisson, Manager, at Shepherd’s Care Foundation, at [email protected] on or before April 7, 2017.
The ability to meet all STEP Guidelines applies. (Position subject to funding approval)
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Kensington, PE, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-02