Recreation Coordinator

  • The Care Group Homes
  • Coquitlam, BC, Canada
  • Oct 30, 2019
Full time Health Care

Job Description

We are looking for a Recreation Coordinator to join our leadership team. We work together to deliver compassionate care that is responsive to the needs of our residents. We need your creativity, flexibility, collaboration and passion to help develop and deliver high quality, therapeutic, resident-focused programs.

Looking for a new and exciting career move. Join the Lakeshore Care Centre Team on Fifth Street!

Why?We are small, family orientated, home like atmosphere, who provides continuing education and coaching.

If you enjoy working with the older population, in a positive team environment – then we are what you are looking for.

What is in for you?Beyond the benefits that come with working for the area's leading community healthcare provider we offer competitive wages, benefits, skill development, Savings Plan.

What does a Recreation Coordinator do?

  • Plans and coordinates the therapeutic recreation program for the entire facility while ensuring that all therapeutic domains are included
  • Ability to design, implement and evaluate recreation programs
  • Conducts ongoing assessments, initiates and updates care plans
  • Documents in Point click care and in InterRai MDS
  • Provides a robust therapeutic recreation program to meet the many needs of our residents
  • Manages the recreation aides and volunteers
  • Produces monthly calendar and newsletter for the facility

Requirements

  • Graduate from a Therapeutic Recreation Program
  • Proficient written, verbal and electronic communication in English
  • Demonstrate competent computer skills
  • Exceptional inter-personal skills
  • Experience working with seniors
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Familiar with Point Click Care and MDS InterRai
  • 1 year recent, related experience preferred

About us:

Lakeshore offers offers 56 licensed residential care beds that are primarily single occupancy with limited double occupancy available.

Our home is conveniently one story and has large outdoor patios where many activities are held throughout the spring and summer months.

Lakeshore Care Center works in collaboration with the Fraser Health Authority.