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RESIDENT PROGRAM MANAGER (Contract) – Extendicare Medex

Extendicare Canada Inc.

This is a Full-time position in Ottawa, ON posted September 1, 2017.

RESIDENT PROGRAM MANAGER (Contract) – Extendicare Medex

(Maternity Leave)

 

Candidates are invited to apply for the above full-time position to work at our Medex location, a 193 bed long-term care facility, located in Ottawa, Ontario.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Plan, organize, direct and supervise the department program which includes: recreational, restorative care, pastoral care, social work, music therapist and volunteers.
  • Implement and evaluate program relating to the physical, emotional, social, intellectual and spiritual needs of the residents.
  • Coordinate activities with those of other departments and inform administration of departmental activities, needs and problems.
  • Develop departmental goals and objects.
  • Actively participate in program delivery.
  • Develop, implement, and monitor programming budget.
  • Satisfy Health Record as they pertain to the department (MDS experience an asset)

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Post-secondary diploma or degree in recreation and leisure studies, therapeutic recreation, kinesiology or other related field from a community college or university required
  • Knowledge of the concepts of Restorative care, Holistic care, Activation and Dementia Care
  • Minimum one year supervisory experience
  • Experience in planning, developing and evaluating effectiveness of individual and group programming for frail, elderly residents using an interdisciplinary approach
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills and have a command of the English language.
  • Ability to work independently and complete assignments in a timely manner
  • Knowledge of community resources, program development, MOHLTC standards
  • Previous supervisory experience in long term care an asset
  • Sufficient knowledge and experience to coordinate religious services and spiritual care in a multi-faith setting required

CLOSING DATE

 

In Ontario, Extendicare, ParaMed Home Health Care and affiliated organizations including our partner homes in Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodation needs must be provided in advance.   To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting.

 

Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence by September 7, 2017 to the attention of:

 

Tina Nault

Extendicare Medex

1865 Baseline Road

Ottawa, Ontario K2C 3K6

 

In Ontario, Extendicare, ParaMed Home Health Care and affiliated organizations including our partner homes in Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.  Accommodation needs must be provided in advance.   To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting.

Skills Required

  • Education level: None
  • Work experience (years): None

Package

Salary: N/D