TFT Recreation Therapist, SCM

Equal Opportunity Employer is seeking

South Centennial Manor, Iroquois Falls

(Temporary Full-Time)

Education and Experience:
  • 3 to 5 years of related experience in recreation within the health care/long-term care field and working with the elderly, physically, mentally and cognitively impaired
  • Courses in Gerontology, Rehabilitation & Activation, an asset
  • Experience in BSO considered an asset
License and/or Certificate
  • Diploma in Recreation Therapy/Leisure Studies from a recognized community college or university or similar, or willingness to obtain
  • Current certification in basic CPR
  • Ministry of Labour Worker Health & Safety Awareness Training Certificate
General Knowledge
  • Ability to communicate in French considered an asset
  • Strong interpersonal skills–ability to interact effectively with Residents, family members, Team Members & other health care professionals
  • Ability to plan and deliver individual and group activities within a rehabilitation plan
  • Demonstrated proficiency in ability to treat residents with respect, dignity and care
  • Ability to deal effectively with individuals with serious and persistent mental disorders
  • Ability to utilize community resources effectively and develop positive working relationships with community resources, families and other service providers
  • Ability to demonstrate skills and activities to clients
  • Ability to operate related equipment
  • Strong time management skills and ability to prioritize workload
Personal Habits and Qualities
  • Good attendance record and strong work ethic
  • Disciplinary and attendance records will be considered in appropriate circumstances
  • Respectful, energetic, enthusiastic, motivating, trustworthy, honest, compassionate and caring with the demonstrated passion to work with seniors
  • Understands and adheres to confidentiality requirements
  • Adaptable to changing circumstances, workloads and working conditions
Physical Condition
  • Able to work a flexible schedule inside a 24 hr/day, 7 day/week operation
  • Able to walk and stand for prolonged periods
  • Able to function effectively in stressful situations
  • Mobility, flexibility and strength required for lifting, pushing and pulling
  • As per job description

Please submit applications to:

Closing Date: may 28, 2021

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