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Job Number:  41503
Activity Assistant with Elderly Population
Job Posted: Wednesday, 31 January 2018
Closing Date: Friday, 2 March 2018
(in 11 days)
MukiBaum Accessibility Centre
Region: Toronto Metro area, Halton / Peel area, York / Durham area Type: Contract - Part time
Location: Toronto Salary: 14 per hour

The MukiBaum Accessibility Centre is currently looking for new members of our team for our Young @ Heart Program who are eager to make a real, positive impact in the lives of older individuals. The MukiBaum Accessibility Centre practices the belief that through “Providing the Key to Accessing Hidden Ability” we are able to create a change in the lives of the people we serve.


We are looking for a part time independent contractor who is a creative, bright and experienced Activity Assistant for people who face the challenges of aging and dementia for our Young @ Heart Program. We are a charitable non-profit organization that has a record of pioneering in successfully working with this population.



  • Working alongside team members that provide the people- we- serve various therapeutic interventions. Ideally, you have a specialty in art, dance, or music
  • Additionally, as a part of your role you will also be involved in regularly providing emotional and physical support
  • Adhering to Person Centred approach is central to our philosophy
  • Furthermore, daily writing of reports, and participating in all organized activities including recreation, outdoor education and community outreach are important parts of your job



  • You must be capable of providing humanistic, Person-Centered Multi-Focal Approach support to individuals with complex needs. You should be personable and caring and really genuinely interested to work with elderly individuals
  • You must have a university B.A degree, or a 2/3 years college degree/ diploma in social/developmental services or equivalent
  • Standard First Aid and CPR certification is an asset
  • Required Police Reference Check with Vulnerable People Sector Screening.


Required experience:

  • At least two (2) years’ experience in working directly with elderly individuals
  • At least two (2) references are required


How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
The MukiBaum Accessibility Centre is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates. We appreciate all applications, however, only those candidates being considered for the position will be contacted. No phone calls please. Interested applicants should forward their cover letter along with the resume to
Contact Details:
Talia Keter
MukiBaum Accessibility Centre
401 Magnetic Drive
Unit 25
Toronto, ON, M3J 3H9

Tel: 4166618222
Fax: 4166618777
www:   www.mukibaum.ca

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