Activity & Volunteer Coordinator

  • Company:
    Covenant Care
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Nonprofit Sector

About the Organization:Covenant Care is a non-profit partner in Alberta’s integrated health system serving seniors of all faiths and backgrounds. We are committed to innovative approaches to support seniors in a caring community where they can thrive.Covenant Care’s communities are Holy Cross Manor, St. Marguerite Manor, and St. Teresa Place in Calgary, Villa Marie in Red Deer, Saint Thomas Health centre in Edmonton, Foyer Lacombe in St. Albert, and Chateau Vitaline in Beaumont.Covenant Care welcomes all those who serve those most in need.We are called to continue the healing ministry of Jesus by serving with compassion, upholding the sacredness of life in all stages, and caring for the whole person- body, mind and soul. The position of LPN will commit to incorporate our mission, vision, and our values, which are Compassion, Collaboration, Respect, Social Justice, Integrity and Stewardship, and uphold our ethical traditions as foundational aspects in all actions and decision-making.Job SummaryThe Activity and Volunteer Coordinator, working under the diretion of the Site Leader, will organize and lead volunteer and activities for the site. The Activity and Volunteer Coordinator is responsible to define and maintain the infratructure necessary to support recreation and volunteer programming for the residents.QualificationsDiploma in Therapeutic Recreation is required, preference given to a degreeA specialty or major in gerontology is preferredCurrent membership and registration with Alberta Therapeutic Recreation Association (ATRA) required1-2 years of Therapeutic Recreation continuing care experience required1-2 years of supervisory experience requiredProven ability to effectively recruit and retain volunteersStrong organization and leadership abilities combined with strong interpersonal, verbal and writtencommunication skillsOnly those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.All employees new to Covenant Living must provide a criminal records check, including vulnerable sector search.Covenant Living is committed to an inclusive work environment and encourages all qualifiedindividuals to apply.We thank you in advance for applying with Covenant Living.