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PARC Retirement Living Recreation Manager in North Vancouver, British Columbia

Full-time, comprehensive benefits package

We are looking for a creative, energetic and enthusiastic Recreation Manager at our Cedar Springs PARC in North Vancouver. As the Recreation Manager you will use your high energy and out-going attitude to provide residents with endless excitement and promote a vibrant way of living. Internally we refer to this position as the ?Active Living Manager?, as you will work closely with the management team to promote Independent Living+ on a holistic level for our residents.

Recreation Manager Responsibilities:

  • Develop and offer a wide variety of exciting, holistic, recreational programs in line with our IL+ initiative for our residents to support their emotional, physical, social and spiritual wellbeing;

  • Coordinate and enthusiastically lead resident outings and facilitate entertaining resident activities;

  • Coordinate a volunteer program, schedule and manage employees and volunteers;

  • Prepare departmental budget and reports.

Recreation Manager Skills and Experience:

  • High energy, with a positive and enthusiastic attitude;

  • Ability to facilitate fun! Should be able to turn a dull situation into a fun activity or memorable moment;

  • Successful completion of recreation or therapeutic recreation diploma or degree program;

  • Minimum of 4 years? experience in working with seniors in a recreation function;

  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, multi-faceted and diverse, team, work environment;

  • Empathy for and understanding of the needs of seniors, their families and the professionals engaged in their care;

  • Effective communication skills with the ability to foster strong interpersonal relationships;

  • Unrestricted Class 4 Drivers? license, and First Aid Level with CPR required.

Perks of the Job:

  • Have your voice heard and opinions valued - We Listen;

  • Meaningful work, knowing you are making the difference in seniors lives everyday;

  • Fun is one of core values and especially important in this position! We encourage fun, supportive, team environments;

  • Encouraging continuous learning and career development with opportunity for advancement;

  • Annual bonuses and competitive benefits plan!

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Thank you for your interest in this exciting opportunity. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.