Bingo Assistant

(Conmed, Maple Park Lodge)

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Position ID: V-NIA1155 Last Modified: 23 Jul 2018 Last Full Update: 23 Jul 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactShannon, Director of Therapeutic Recreation Services, Conmed; Phone: 905-994-0224 ext 206; Email: staylor@conmedhealth.com
DutiesTo assist Recreation staff with implementing Bingo Program.  
Assist residents with playing their Bingo cards. 
Assist staff with set up and clean up
BenefitsAn easy way to help out with our seniors most loved game! 
A lot of residents who come into Long-term care enjoy playing Bingo, however over time their health may decline making it difficult for them to continue to participate as they used to. Having limited Recreation Staff makes it difficult to facilitate a large group Bingo program that is fast paced for higher functioning residents but still able to include those who have declined.
ClientsSeniors with or without a physical or cognitive disability
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Families ; Individuals
Areas of InterestGames ; Program Coordination / Support ; Senior's Activity Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction LevelLarge Group
Minimum Hours1.5 / Day
Dates and TimesTuesday: Afternoon, Evening (6 pm) 
Thursday: Afternoon (1:30 pm)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Number of PositionsFort Erie
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit ; Driver License required ; Car required
Application Deadline28 Aug 2018
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirements2 Step TB Test
Start DateOn or after 14 Aug 2018
End Date02 Oct 2018
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Organization NameConmed, Maple Park Lodge
Office Phone905-994-0224
Fax905-994-8628
Websitewww.conmedhealth.com
Address & Map
6 Hagey Ave
Fort Erie, ON L2A 5M5
 
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