Recreation Aide (Casual) Mariposa Gardens
Mariposa Gardens Care Community
Osoyoos, BC
56m ago

Mariposa Gardens is located in Osoyoos, British Columbia. Osoyoos is Desert Wine Country's Sweet Spot with the charm of a beach town surrounded by the only living desert in Canada.

This position offers a unique opportunity to live in a city with a small town charm, with big city amenities

Sienna Senior Living offers health authority wage levelled rates

Casual : 9 : 00 am to 5 : 00 pm

If you’re passionate about being a part of a team that is, committed to the Team Member Experience and driven by innovation and growth then join us!

The Recreation Aide is a critical role within our communities as it impacts the lives of residents and ignites the warmth of human connection.

As a Recreation Aide your typical day will impact in the following ways :

  • Participating in the development and revision of departmental procedures and programs under the guidance of the Team Leader.
  • Setting up the activity area as necessary and assisting in transporting residents to and from programs, if required.
  • Assisting in monitoring the residents' interests, needs and progress.
  • Maintaining program and resident records according to departmental policies. Regularly reports participation and feedback by residents to the Team Leader.
  • Promoting social interaction among residents by assuming leadership of assigned activities or special events, assists new residents with orientation to the building and to the recreation program, and introduces them to the others within the residence and promoting conversation and social interaction among residents.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.
  • Must and Nice haves :

  • Experience in working with seniors including an understanding of motivation concepts with seniors.
  • Understanding of leisure principles.
  • Computer proficiency.
  • Valid driver’s license. (Class 4, or provincial equivalent, if you need to drive a bus).
  • Recreation / Leisure studies or equivalent Diploma or Certificate would be a nice have.
  • All applicants must successfully pass the prescribed Criminal Records Check. Applicable to British Columbia applicants.
  • Act upon your desire to help others and Join Sienna Senior Living as we continue to enhance the lives of those we serve.

    Please note the wage is temporary as a result of the ministry of health single site order

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