Recreation Aide, LTC (Regular, Part-time) in Sandringham Care Centre at Revera Inc

Date Posted: 6/13/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Revera is a leading provider of seniors’ accommodation, care and services; built on a more than 50-year history of helping seniors live life to the fullest. We reward excellence and provide exciting opportunities to contribute, grow and advance.  Whether you're looking for full-time or part-time employment, a student placement, or a volunteer position, Revera offers many rewarding opportunities. Explore what we have to offer and see how you can succeed

YOU make a difference

If you want to feel like you are making a difference every day, you've come to the right place. Our residents are unique and special, and so are our employees. By working in our homes, you can help create memorable experiences for our seniors.

Revera’s person-centred approach offers security and peace of mind to both residents and family members. We believe we work in our residents’ homes, and care passionately about providing excellent care, with state-of-the art facilities and vibrant, welcoming communities. For many of us, providing care is more than a career — it’s a calling.

The Opportunity

Ready to spark some joy? For seniors at Revera, recreation can help spark a renewed sense of purpose. Reporting to the Recreation Manager, you will help plan, organize and deliver our comprehensive recreation program. Tailored to the needs of each resident, our holistic approach covers everything from physical and mental wellbeing, to emotional, spiritual and social sides of recreation.

In this role, you will:

• Participate in team planning and program planning for both individual residents and overall plans of care;
• Maintain resident and department records, including individual assessments;
• Work collaboratively with resident volunteers, family and staff;
• Keep abreast of current trends in recreation, through conferences and education.

What YOU bring

• Post-secondary diploma or degree in recreation and leisure studies, therapeutic recreation, kinesiology or a related field
• Recreational therapy experience, especially as it relates to seniors with physical or cognitive impairment
• The energy and compassion needed to work with the elderly
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office
• Knowledge of Activity Pro Application
• Current (within 6 months) Vulnerable Position/Sector Check (VSC)

What we offer

• Technology to help you do your job better
• Benefits and Pension Package
• Better work life balance
• Vision to support Person Centered Care

Ready to spark some joy? Join us in celebrating the ageless spirit of people.

We’d love to hear from you. Apply today!

Revera is committed to ensuring that all employment practices are inclusive. As an organization we are committed to providing and arranging accommodation for candidates upon request.  Please Note: If you are a current employee of Revera and have Employee Self Service (ESS) on Workday, please apply to this job via the Workday application.