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Extendicare London

Extendicare provides residents with various health care services, including: nursing care, dietary services, resident programs, social work services and access to community care partners. With 24-hour nursing and supportive care, and in-house rehabilitation services, Extendicare establishes a resident environment driven by comfort and respect.

Position:  Activity Aide

Region:  London and Middlesex

Description:  Extendicare London is seeking a casual Activity Aide who will be responsible for the following:

  • Identify residents' needs and take appropriate action to promote their physical, social, emotional, and spiritual well being
  • Keep detailed and accurate records as required
  • Demonstrate courtesy, a positive attitude, responsibility and excellence
  • Demonstrate leadership, organizational and communication skills
  • Demonstrate excellent attendance and flexibility in scheduling
  • Communicate residents' concerns and suggestions to the appropriate individual in the Home
  • Prioritize daily job tasks in order to ensure completion
  • Promote trust, respect, and cooperation with co-workers through open and honest dialogue
  • Attend in-services to upgrade or improve skills and knowledge
  • Work effectively and efficiently with minimum supervision
  • Demonstrate empathy, concern and interest in providing quality care and services to residents
  • Carry on duties as assigned by the Resident Program Manager.

Qualifications:

  • University degree or College Diploma in Recreation Leadership or Recreation Leisure Studies
  • Meet requirements of a Physical Demand Analysis (PDA) for the position
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Long-term care experience in the activity field is a must
  • Basis computer skills


Salary:  $20.22 per hour

Terms of Employment:  Casual

Deadline for Application:  Thursday, October 25, 2018

How to Apply:  Please submit a resume by email or fax to:

E: slave@extendicare.com
F: 519-642-1711

No phone calls please.

Location:  London

Profession Type:  Activity/Recreation Coordinators

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