Recreation Attendant

Status: Open

Department: Recreation

Type: Full-Time

Work Site: Vanguard Campus

Location: Edmonton, AB

Recreation Attendant

Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found.

Come join our team! Being part of Shepherd’s Care Foundation means having an opportunity to belong, grow, and succeed. Our employees work in engaged teams, which are present in the lives of our residents where our employees make a difference

The Opportunity

Permanent Full Time – FTE 1.0 – 77.5 Biweekly Hours – Vanguard

Hourly Rate of Pay: $21.00 to $26.55

Reporting to the Recreation Therapy Manager, the Recreation Attendant contributes in planning, implementing, and evaluating recreation therapy programs to meet the needs of the resident’s goals and interventions. The Recreation Attendant also provides support to residents, their family, and visitors in an environment that enables independence, safety, and high quality care to facilitate resident wellbeing. The Recreation Attendant organizes program content, documents resident attendance and response. The Recreation Attendant ensures all activities are consistent with the policies and procedures of SCF.

Consider applying if you have a diploma in Therapeutic Recreation (Gerontology) from a recognized educational institution or equivalent education in a related field; valid driver’s license; minimum of one year combined experience working with elderly with dementia in a supportive setting is preferred; can read, write, and speak English fluently; and have strong organizational and interpersonal skills.

Who We Are

Shepherd’s Care Foundation is a mission driven, faith-based, not-for-profit organization providing quality care and accommodations to more than 900 seniors throughout Edmonton and in Barrhead. Our seven campuses provide living options for residents with a full spectrum of care needs, including independent living, supportive living, and supportive living with dementia, long-term care, and complex care.

What We Offer

Shepherd’s Care Foundation offers competitive total rewards, a strong focus on employee safety and wellness, and a commitment to progressive work teams, personal development, and collaboration. We also offer respectful and culturally inclusive workplaces that align with our employee-developed Behaviour Standards, and pride ourselves on open and connected work environments.

How to Apply

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Note that, the successful applicant must provide a Vulnerable Sector Check (satisfactory to the employer).

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