SENIORS PROGRAM ASSISTANT
JFS seeks a part-time Program Assistant to support our Seniors services programming; including our Better at Home program. Join a dynamic team of staff and volunteers working to help seniors live independently throughout the Lower Mainland.
JFS has been enhancing the quality of life for individuals and families in the Lower Mainland for 83 years. The agency delivers a continuum of social service programs to the Jewish and broader community, throughout the Lower Mainland. JFS has a long-standing reputation for creative and professional response to community needs. JFS is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability status.
Better at Home is a program designed to help seniors live independently by providing affordable, non-medical support services such as light housekeeping, grocery shopping assistance, friendly visiting, transportation to appointments and handyman services. During the COVID pandemic some of these services have be enhanced/changed to meet the needs of seniors during this time. The program is funded by the Government of British Columbia, managed by United Way of the Lower Mainland, and delivered by local non-profit agencies. JFS delivers Better at Home services to Kerrisdale, Oakridge, Marpole, Dunbar and Southlands (KOMDS).
Benefits & Compensation
JFS offers a competitive benefits package including generous paid time off, paid sick days, paid health and dental benefits, and RRSP matching. This is a part-time position, 21 hours per week and would ideally include Monday as a work day. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Duties and Responsibilities
Reporting to the Director of Programs and Community Partnerships, the Seniors Program Assistant is responsible for:
Requirements and Qualifications
October 18, 2021
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