Reception/Recreation Assistant

Status: Open | Site: Greenfield | Department: Administration


This Temporary Full Time position is for 1 year.  The role that is split between reception and recreation.  Hours of work are from 8am to 4:15 pm- Monday to Friday

The Receptionist duties involve performance of reception duties including telephone answering and greeting and directing visitors.  A variety of clerical and word processing duties are also performed.  There is extensive involvement with employees, residents and family/visitors.  A sound knowledge of clerical procedures, excellent customer service and excellent organizational skills are required to carry out the broad variety of duties.

The Recreation Attendant contributes in planning, developing, implementing, evaluating, and carrying out recreational therapy programs in a safe manner to meet the needs of residents.  Provides support to residents, their family and visitors in an environment that enables independence, safety, dignity and high quality care to the resident’s well being.

 Education

  • Recreation Therapy Attendant course is desirable, but not essential or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Interest in arts, crafts, leisure-activities for seniors are essential.