ACTIVITY AIDE (PART-TIME, 45 HOURS BI-WEEKLY) – Extendicare London

  • Company:
    Extendicarecanada
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Health Care

Requisition #2312863 Job LocationCanada-Ontario-London Job StreamMedical/Healthcare~ Job TypePermanent, Part-Time Number of Positions Open1 Start Date of Employment ASAP Posting Date12-Oct-2018 Travel RequiredNot Required Educational RequirementsCollege Diploma Languages RequiredEnglish Job Description ACTIVITY AIDE (PART-TIME, 45 HOURS BI-WEEKLY) – Extendicare London Candidates are invited to apply for the part-time position of Activity Aide to work at our Extendicare London home, a 170-bed long-term care facility, located in London, Ontario. RESPONSIBILITIES Identify residents’ needs and take appropriate action to promote their physical, social, emotional, and spiritual well-being Keep detailed and accurate records as required Demonstrate courtesy, a positive attitude, responsibility and excellence Demonstrate leadership, organizational and communication skills Demonstrate excellent attendance and flexibility in scheduling Communicate residents’ concerns and suggestions to the appropriate individual within the Home Prioritize daily job tasks in order to ensure completion Promote trust, respect, and cooperation with co-workers through open and honest dialogue Attend in-services to upgrade or improve skills and knowledge Work effectively and efficiently with minimum supervision Demonstrate empathy, concern and interest in providing quality care and services to residents Carry on duties as assigned by the Resident Program Manager QUALIFICATIONS University degree or College Diploma in Recreation Leadership or Recreation Leisure Studies; Therapeutic Recreation; Kinesiology or other related field. Meet requirements of a Physical Demand Analysis (PDA) for the position Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in English, both verbally and in writing Long-Term Care experience in the activities’ area is a must Basic computer skills CLOSING DATE: October 31, 2018 Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence to the attention of: Sandi Lave, Resident Program ManagerExtendicare London860 Waterloo StreetLondon, Ontario N6A 3W6 Fax: (519) 642-1711Email: slave@extendicare.com In Ontario, Extendicare, ParaMed Home Health Care and affiliated organizations including our partner homes in Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodation needs must be provided in advance. To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting.