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Recreation Worker full-time AgeCare Brandt’s Creek Mews Kelowna, BC

AgeCare — Vibrant Seniors Communities
We’re founded on the belief that all seniors are entitled to a rich quality of life, with the opportunity to live as independently as possible, and we’re looking for the very best to join us. If you’re motivated by the privilege of serving our seniors with dignity, respect and compassion, keep reading:

Top talent, high standards

With 3,100+ employees across Canada, our team includes some of the best in the industry. You'll have the opportunity to apply your full education and experience and rise to your full potential.

A difference you can measure

We’re about improving the lives of those around us and making a difference, every day. You’ll build lasting relationships with team members and residents, learn their unique stories, and many will even feel like family.

Appreciation through and through

We don’t just employ our people — we celebrate them, we support them, and we recognize them for their amazing commitment to providing quality care and service. Your wow moments won’t go unnoticed.

About this position:

What you’ll do:

  • Facilitate group activities for residents with differing abilities, interests, needs and preferences
  • Deliver an array of planned and spontaneous social, recreational and therapeutic programs
  • In collaboration with management, provide direction, support and assistance to volunteers during activity programs and familiarizes volunteers with related activity techniques
  • Pay keen attention to changes in resident functional ability, interest, participation, mood and ability to accomplish tasks

What you’ll need:

  • Certificate or Diploma from a recognized Recreation program or equivalent education and experience with seniors
  • Current First Aid and Food Safe – Level I certificates required
  • Experience working with seniors with moderate to severe dementia
  • A Class 4 driver’s license would be an asset

Perks & Benefits

  • Job variety, no two days will be the same
  • Amazing residents with rich life stories
  • Competitive salary and benefits

Send us your cover letter and resume and don’t forget to tell us about yourself. We want to get to know you — what you’re passionate about, who inspires you and why you’d be an awesome fit for AgeCare?

NOTE: In an effort to further protect our vulnerable residents as well as other employees and volunteers, AgeCare requires all new employees to produce a clear Vulnerable Record Search prior to starting work. This search can be obtained through your local police service.

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