In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority (Island Health) patient and staff safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
Reporting to the Manager and in conjunction with staff, clients, and volunteers, develops, implements, participates in, and evaluates the Mobile Adult Day Centre (ADC) programs. Supervises ADC staff and responsible for the Volunteer's Program. Operates a motor vehicle to deliver and return ADC items from predetermined site to various destinations.
Education, Training And Experience
Baccalaureate degree in a relevant Health Care discipline, Class 5 BC Driver's License. Certificates in CPR, First Aide, and Food Safe. Recent related experience of two years, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Skills And Abilities
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to work independently and in cooperation with others.
Ability to supervise.
Ability to instruct.
Ability to organize and prioritize.
Ability to establish and maintain rapport with clients.
Ability to observe and recognize changes in clients.
Knowledge of, and ability to do, various arts and crafts, handicrafts, and sports activities.
Knowledge of psychosocial rehabilitation principles.
Ability to develop, organize, coordinate, deliver, and evaluate individual and group activities.
Ability to analyze and resolve problems.
Knowledge of adult learning techniques.