Reporting to the Volunteer and Recreation Supervisor, The Recreation Coordinator is responsible for organizing, implementing and coordinating group activities to enhance the social, physical and psychological well-being of residents at AVENS – A Community for Seniors.
Education and Experience Requirements
Education or training related to Recreation Therapy
Current certification in Standard First Aid, CPR (level C)
Experience working with an elderly population and individuals with dementia is preferred
Must be able to obtain, provide and maintain a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check
Equivalencies of education and experience may be considered.
For more information on necessary qualifications, knowledge, skills, abilities, and essential job functions of this position, a current Job Description is available here: http://www.avensseniors.com/employment-opportunities/
Pay and Benefits
SALARY: $33.39-$37.87 per hour
PENSION PLAN: 8% Employer matched defined contribution (DC) pension plan (if FT, indeterminate)
GROUP BENEFITS: dental, extended health care and vision, life insurance, accidental death & disability insurance, long term disability insurance and dependent life insurance (if FT, indeterminate)
VACATION: 3 paid weeks/fiscal year to start (Collective Agreement governs how term vacation is allotted and administered)
SICK LEAVE: 9.375 hours per month
OTHER BENEFITS: free energized parking, a subsidized meal plan, the gratifying feeling of knowing you are making the difference in the daily lives of seniors.
Please bring your updated Resume and Covering Letter to Reception. No late applications will be accepted. Applications must be submitted by Friday August 2, 2019.