Come work as an Activity Worker with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for an Activity Worker to join the team at Hilltop House Long Term Care Facility in Squamish, BC.
Apply today to join our team!
As an Activity Worker with VCH you will :
Work under general supervision and in cooperation with multi-disciplinary team members to carry out established activity programs.
Perform duties such as : organizing activities,accompanying clients / residents on outings and coordinating portering,demonstrating and teaching activity techniques,and assisting clients / residents with practicing daily living skills.
Report relevant observations of client / resident progress and behaviours to the Therapist and / or other healthcare staff.
Provide direction to volunteers.
Organize equipment and supplies for activities.
Ensure a safe work environment, and maintains established inventory of supplies.
WHO WE ARE
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.
At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families.
At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know it.
Education & Experience
Grade 12, completion of recognized recreational courses plus two (2) years’ recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Knowledge & Abilities
Ability to organize work.
Ability to teach.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing.
Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.
Ability to operate related equipment.