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Recreation/Activity Aide - Foyer Maillard (PV644)

Salary: $21.00 - $25.83/Hourly
Job Type: Part Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: Technical Training
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Other Assisting Occupations in Support of Health Services (3414)
NOC Job Title: Activity Worker
Expires in 32 days
Expires: 2021-07-17
Last Updated: 2021-06-10

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Job Number: 678054




Job Location(s)

1010 Alderson Avenue
Coquitlam, British Columbia
V3K 1W1, Canada

Job Description

Recreation/Activity Aide - Foyer Maillard

Pro Vita is looking for strong, experienced Recreation/Activity Aide with a passion for the elderly to join one of our teams to support our residents in various Long Term Care, Assisted Living and Mental Health Facilities around British Columbia. 

Company Name:ProVita Care Management 

Job Title: Recreation/Activity Aide (NOC 3414)

Location of Work:Foyer Maillard 

Term of Employment: Casual

Start Day: As soon as possible

Shift(s):As needed for days and evenings, 7.5 hour shifts 


Recreation/Activity Aide Responsibilities:

  • Participates in the creation, organization and implementation of therapeutic recreation programs such as arts and crafts, exercise, music, woodworking, cooking, baking, gardening, outings and other social programs.
  • Teaches, directs and demonstrates activities to residents and volunteers.
  • Transfers, porters and ambulates residents to and from activities. Implements ambulation programs as designed/designated by Occupational or Physiotherapy or rehab worker.
  • Assists residents at meals, including feeding.
  • Assists with admissions, discharges and transfers of residents as required.
  • Provides input into planning and evaluating recreation programs by reporting observations and resident feedback to the Recreation Coordinator/Manager.
  • Completes recording/ statistical sheets on activities including attendance at each activity.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Recreation/Activity Aide Must Haves:

  • Graduation from a recognized institution with a Recreational/Activity Certification or combination of experience/training.
  • Holds and Maintains a Valid Class 4 BC driver’s license, as applicable to care home needs.
  • Maintains Valid Occupational First Aide Level 1 Certificate including CPR “A”.
  • Maintains Food Safe Level 1.

Recreation/Activity Aide Nice to Haves:

  • 2 years recent related experience working with seniors is preferred.

What Pro Vita will offer you:

  • A competitive salary of $25.83
  • Paid vacation and sick entitlement, as we believe in employees’ well being.
  • A benefits package that includes Extended Health & Dental Care (Chiropractor, Physiotherapy, Massage Therapy, etc), Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program and Out of Country Emergency Care.
  • Educational opportunities where we will fund your education, if approved, to help advance your career with us.
  • A Talent Management Program where we will grow and develop you into supervisor and managerial roles, if desired.
  • Internal opportunities at other locations within our company, since we believe in promoting from within.
  • A fun environment with company events and activities. We celebrate site anniversaries, years of service, professional appreciations, staff appreciation events and an annual Holiday party.

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