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!
Live out your passion for people and service excellence. Apply now at www.parcliving.ca/careers.
Thank you for your interest in this exciting opportunity. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.