Recreation Assistant – Long Term Care in Richmond, British Columbia

Vancouver Coastal Health

Come work as a Recreation Assistant with Vancouver Coastal Well being (VCH)!

Vancouver Coastal Well being is in search of a Recreation Assistant to hitch the workforce at Minoru Residence in Richmond, BC. Apply at this time to hitch our workforce!

As a Recreation Assistant with VCH you’ll:

  • Work in a workforce primarily based surroundings to hold out recreation applications in session with the Recreation Therapist.

  • Carry out duties together with:

  • organizing and overseeing sufferers/purchasers/residents on outings,

  • coordinating the portering of sufferers/purchasers/residents to and from the exercise,

  • demonstrating methods of recreation actions,

  • finishing up prescribed diversifications to recreation actions to allow sufferers/purchasers/residents to take care of most potential for independence as per the instruction of the Recreation Therapist,

  • offering useful path to volunteers,

  • evaluating and reporting related observations of affected person’s/consumer’s/resident’s progress/participation to the Recreation Therapist or interdisciplinary workforce,

  • organizing furnishings and gear for designated actions,

  • sustaining stock of kit and provides.

  • On this place, you might have to function a bus with a passenger seating capability of as much as 25 passengers (together with the driving force) to move sufferers/purchasers/residents to and from neighborhood participation actions as required by website/program.

Schooling & Expertise

  • Completion of a acknowledged Recreation Diploma Program or an equal mixture of schooling, coaching, and expertise.

Data & Skills

  • Skill to speak successfully each verbally and in writing.

  • Skill to show.

  • Skill to arrange work.

  • Bodily means to carry out the duties of the place.

  • Skill to function associated gear.

  • Skill to take care of others successfully.

The hours of labor together with days off and work space could also be topic to vary in step with operational necessities and the availability of the Collective Settlement and relevant statutes. Profitable candidates could also be required to finish a Prison Information Evaluation Verify.

As per the present Public Well being Orders (Lengthy Time period Care/Seniors Assisted Dwelling Provincial Well being Officer Order and the Well being Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all workers working for Vancouver Coastal Well being should be absolutely vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of vaccination standing might be required.


VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, analysis and educating, delivering service to multiple million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace considering boldly, taking good dangers, and “going first” once we consider it should result in the very best outcomes for sufferers and their households. We invite you to hitch us in creating wholesome lives in wholesome communities by showcasing our ardour for care, connection to the communities we serve and our tradition of teamwork that makes VCH an excellent place to work.

  • Complete well being advantages package deal, together with MSP, prolonged well being and dental and municipal pension plan

  • Develop your profession with employer-paid coaching and management growth alternatives

  • Wellness helps, together with counselling, important incident and progressive wellness companies can be found to workers and their speedy households

  • Award-winning recognition applications to honour employees, medical employees and volunteers

  • Entry to unique low cost gives and offers for VCH employees

Range, fairness, and inclusion are important to our targets of making an excellent place to work and delivering distinctive care. We acknowledge and accommodate distinctive variations and guarantee particular measures are in place so that each one potential and present workers are given a chance to succeed.

We’re dedicated to constructing a consultant workforce and encourage functions reflecting variety of intercourse, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, racialization or ancestry, incapacity, political perception, faith, marital or household standing, age, and/or standing as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous particular person.

Vancouver Coastal Well being is proud to be acknowledged as one in all Canada’s High 100 Employers in 2023.

Solely short-listed candidates might be contacted for this posting.

Staff of VCH should apply on-line by way of the Inner Profession Portal on CareerHub, you might be at the moment viewing the Exterior Profession Portal. Consult with the website for directions on how one can view inside job postings and how one can apply as an worker. Present VCH workers who apply to this posting utilizing this exterior website might be thought of as an exterior candidate. Seniority is not going to apply.

Thanks in your curiosity in Vancouver Coastal Well being.

Job Requisition ID: 2023-107738

Division (Exterior): Recreation Remedy

Work Space: Line 5

Title: 04 – Richmond Hospital

Labour Settlement: Services Subsector

Union: 100 – Services HEU

Place Kind: Baseline

FTE: 0.69

Customary Hours / Week: 25.88

Shift Instances: 0930-1630

Days Off: Monday, Saturday, Stats, Sunday

Place Begin Date (exterior): As quickly as doable

Place Finish Date: 6/11/2025

Place Finish Date – Incumbent: Place ends on the listed finish date or upon the return of the incumbent.

Exterior Firm URL:

Avenue: 7333 Gollner Ave.

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