The Mira Long Term Care Center Recreation Programmer Part Time in Truro, NS

The Mira Long Term Care Center

Branch Truro NS CA

Recreation Programmer
Truro, NS

Demonstrates knowledge of and conducts work in accordance with The Mira’s mission, values, policies and procedures….

GEM Health Care Group has been progressively enhancing the lives of seniors in the communities where they live since 1979. Our motivated staff go above and beyond to meet the needs of residents in an efficient manner.


- Diploma or Degree in Recreation (an acceptable combination of education and work experience may be considered)

- current first aid and CPR

- clean criminal record required

- current food handlers certificate

- demonstrated leadership skills, personal initiative, sound judgement, as well as the ability to work both independently and within a team environment.

- strong organizational skills to deliver effective programming

- energetic and motivational when dealing with residents

- non violent crisis intervention an asset

- long term care experience an asset

- palliative care course an asset


- planning, delivering and monitoring the implementation of programs (social, spiritual, physical, emotional and cognitive) based on present needs of individuals, groups, and facility.

- collaborates with the Recreation Director to develop and implement new programs of interest to the population.

- support the training of new volunteers/students and entertainment groups

- supports the planning and facilitation of fundraising initiatives to maintain and develop programs.

- demonstrates knowledge of and conducts work in accordance with The Mira’s mission, values, policies and procedures.

- establishing and maintaining effective communication and documenting all relevant information with respect to resident’s goals, participation and performance with the multidisciplinary team and family.

- develops and maintains rapport with residents, family members, staff and volunteers.

- performs other related duties as assigned.

Closing Statement: To express your interest in this position please forward your resume and cover letter to Tracey Miller, Director of Recreation, The Mira, 426 Young Street, NS, B2N7B1

[email protected] themiraltc.com (no spaces)

Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Part-time

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Truro, NS, CA
Posted on: 2017-10-19
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