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ACTIVITY AIDE (Casual) – West Park Long Term Care Centre

Extendicare Canada Inc.

This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted October 8, 2021.

ACTIVITY AIDE (Casual) – West Park Long Term Care Centre

 

Candidates are invited to apply for the Casual position of an Activity Aide for the 200-bed managed home located in Toronto, Ontario. Applicants must be willing to work some irregular hours, evenings and weekends. 

The incumbent will report to the Resident Program Manager. The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities and qualifications:

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • The activity aide will develop, implement, and evaluate diversified programs and services to meet the physical, cognitive, social, emotional and spiritual needs of all residents.
  • Identifying and assessing the residents needs to develop fulfilling activities
  • Set up and cleans the activity area as necessary and assists with transporting residents to and from programs.
  • Participates in care conferences and other committees as required to assist in assessing needs of residents. Attends in-service education programs.
  • Encouraging resident participation in programs and providing one to one support to residents.
  • Maintains program and resident records by using Activity Pro and PCC as well as completing RAI/MDS assessments.
  • Adheres to established department policies and procedures regarding quality improvement, fire, safety, environment and infection control.
  • Work cooperatively with other departments to meet resident needs.
  • Other duties as assigned by Resident Program Manager.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Proof of successful completion of a degree or diploma in Therapeutic Recreation or Leisure studies, Gerontology, Activation, Kinesiology, or other related field from College/University.
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills, as well as excellent documentation skills
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience in one-one/group program planning, implementation and evaluation for both well and the cognitively impaired.
  • Ability to work independently and ability to manage time effectively.
  • Eligible for membership with TRO, APO, CTRA or recognized recreation association considered an asset
  • Current CPR and Emergency First Aide & Satisfactory Criminal Reference Check (VSS) and COVID 19 vaccine
  • Must be able to work flex hours including some evenings, weekend and holidays.
  • Ability to read and write English well enough to understand complex verbal and written instructions and complete written documentation required.

 

CLOSING DATE

Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence no later than October 27, 2021 to the attention of:

 

Elise Robertson

West Park Long Term Care Centre

82 Buttonwood Avenue Toronto, Ontario

M6M 2J5

Phone (416) 246-5237

Fax (416) 245-9563 or e-mail erobertson@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.

 

Extendicare recognizes the importance of immunization to protect our residents, patients, team members and visitors from COVID-19. As such, subject to medical exemptions, a condition of employment with Extendicare is requiring that all new hires have received all required doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved by Health Canada.

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