ACTIVITY AIDE (Casual) – Extendicare London
Extendicare
London, ON
Candidates are invited to apply for the casual, on-call Activity Aide position to work at our Extendicare London facility, a 170-bed long-term care home, located in London, Ontario.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
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 within 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; Therapeutic Recreation;
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 activities’ area is a must
Basic computer skills