Job Posting 98202

Activity Coordinator
LutherCare Communities
Saskatoon area
Saskatoon
closed 14 days ago (Mon, 27 Nov)
full time

About Us: LutherCare Communities (LCC) is a leading provider of housing and supportive healthcare services and has been for over 65 years. LCC is a hybrid organization comprised of a number of companies that include for-profit and not-for-profit.  Services include long-term care, community day programs for adults, seniors’ housing, home support, intermediate care homes, group living homes, and subsidized family housing.  These services are fully accredited, showing our commitment to provide excellence in care, shelter, and support. Taking a resident-first, all-inclusive approach, LCC seeks to ensure it maintains the integrity of the organization by always focusing on its residents. LCC does this by placing value on resident’s interests, feedback and guidance, engagement, and collaborative leadership. 

 

We Offer: LutherCare is committed to supporting our employees with a competitive compensation package, including:

  • Enhanced Vacation Entitlement
  • Personal Days Off
  • 3sHealth and Dental Benefits
  • Group Life and Long-Term Disability Benefits
  • Pension Plan
  • Employee Family Assistance Program

The Position: Activity Coordinator

In alignment with LutherCare Communities' Vision, Mission, and Values, we are actively seeking an enthusiastic Activity Coordinator to join our dynamic team. This vital role involves planning, coordinating, conducting, and assisting tenants and staff with educational, social, recreational, and wellness needs, along with organizing various programs. Flexibility is key, as hours of work may extend beyond regular day shifts, occasionally requiring evening or weekend shifts.

 

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 Education
  • Post-secondary experience in a related discipline (e.g., Therapeutic Recreation Diploma)
  • Valid driver’s license and clear driver’s abstract

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Experience working effectively with seniors, preferably in a recreation programming capacity
  • Excellent administrative, organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in word processing and spreadsheets, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and MS Publisher
  • Sensitivity, patience, and concern in providing quality service to residents
  • Positive adaptability to change and a proactive approach to quality improvement
  • Effective collaboration with tenants, committees, contractors, and other departments of LCC
  • Time and priority management skills with the ability to respond positively to multiple interruptions
  • Independent work capability and initiative-taking
  • Creativity in developing programs with limited resources
  • Knowledge of principles of Gerontology
  • Willingness to operate the transport bus

Diversity and Inclusion: At LutherCare Communities, we believe in the power of diversity and are committed to creating an equitable and inclusive environment. We encourage applications from individuals of all visible minorities, religions, sexes, ages, abilities, sexual orientations, gender identities, or expressions.

 

Application Process: LutherCare Communities appreciates the interest of all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants must provide a criminal background check, including the vulnerable sector search, prior to employment.

 

Join us in providing a safe and caring Continuum of LivingTM for all.

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