Recreation Manager (Fixed Term - Full Time) - Heritage Lodge
Full Time/Part Time:
Heritage Lodge Personal Care
2024-01-23 22:06:37 UTC
Join us as a leader driven to enhance our Recreation department with a focus on our person-centered approach. In this role you will lead a team to encourage residents to participate in meaningful activities that are both familiar and new which provide overall well-being and quality of life.
In this role you will be focused on:
Achieving resident and family satisfaction targets
Ensuring residents participate in multiple events and activities each month
Lead, Manage and motivate recreation staff and volunteers to meet department and legislated objectives
Maintain departmental budget
What You Will Do:
Collaborate – Develop, plan, organize and implement resident programs to improve the resident experience
Manage – Recreation budget and monitor expenditures
Comply – with Extendicare’s Guiding Principles and regulatory requirements & Resident Bill of Rights
Lend a Helping Hand- to promote and support community engagement opportunities, through volunteers and community partners
Cultivate – Hire, train and engage a team of recreation staff and volunteers
Respond with HEART- Hear, Empathize, Acknowledge, Respond, Thank
What You Bring:
Post-secondary education in Recreation Therapy or Therapeutic Recreation.
Minimum one (1) year experience in health care setting
Minimum two (2) years’ experience in program planning, implementation, documentation and evaluation in a senior’s care setting.
Excellent communication and leadership skills
Proficiency in Activity Pro, Point Click Care, RAI-MDS and care planning is an asset.
Passion and focus on the person centered approach and working with seniors
Valid Vulnerable Sector Search (within 6 months)
What We Offer:
Support from your Regional and National Team
Technology to help you do your job better
Benefits and Pension Package
Better work life balance
Vision to support Person Centered Care
What are you waiting for?
Join us in celebrating the ageless spirit of people through service and innovation.