Job Posting 79452

Adult Day Support Program Worker
Family Services of Central Alberta
Central Alberta
Red Deer
closes in 10 days (Tue, 1 Feb)
part time  •  15.00-16.00/hour

Details

The successful candidate will assist with the implementation and facilitation of social and recreational group activities to persons within this wellness program including those with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. You will also provide direction and support clients with activities related to daily living to help maximum independence. This position is responsible for maintaining positive working relationships with other staff, manager, clients and their families, and community partners. They will be part of a team that plans daily program activities and provides a safe and comfortable atmosphere for those attending.

 

Qualifications

  • Health Care Aide certification
  • Experience working with seniors, people with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias
  • Open minded and non judgmental, with problem solving skills and a positive attitude
  • Knowledge of behaviors that those with dementia may exhibit, ability to problem solve and work with those behaviors
  • Experience in facilitating group activities with seniors and those with memory loss in a day program or recreational setting
  • Proven social and communication skills
  • Satisfactory Criminal and Child Intervention checks, first aid certification
  • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment and adapt to evolving program expectations, ability to work within a team and resolve concerns
  • Commitment to lifelong learning

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