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5 Feb 2018

Part-Time HM4914- Exercise Program Facilitator – Hamilton, Burlington #jobs #HamOnt #jobs #Burlington

Alzheimer Society – Posted by jobdev Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Job Description

POSITION POSTING

Position Title: EXERCISE PROGRAM FACILITATORS

(Several part time positions available)

LOCATION: Hamilton and Burlington areas

The Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton is looking for enthusiastic and self- motivated individuals to provide an exercise program for older adults that is adaptable to the varying degrees of participant abilities and that enables them to maintain an independent lifestyle. Access to a car and a valid driver’s license are required.

The Alzheimer Society is committed to inclusive and accessible employment. We are committed to diversity in employment and welcome applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds.

Specialized Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

  • Valid CPR certification
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work cooperatively, as a member of a team, with staff, volunteers and other organizations
  • Ability to work in a self-directed manner with a minimal amount of supervision
  • Organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications
  • Clear criminal reference check for the vulnerable sector

Experience Requirements:

  • Experience offering exercise programs
  • Experience working with seniors or persons with dementia consider an asset

Educational Requirements:

  • College diploma in health related field or recreation or equivalent education and/or experience.
  • Knowledge of Adult fitness principles and approaches.
  • Completion of the following courses through the Canadian Center for Activity and Aging considered an asset: Seniors Fitness Instructors Course;   Functional Fitness for Frail Adults
We appreciate all applications however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

How to Apply

Interested candidates are asked to submit a cover letter and resume with the position title and area of interest in the subject line, outlining how their skills meet the needs of this position to Human Resources at hr@alzda.ca

Job Categories: Health. Job Types: Part-Time. Job Tags: Exercise Program Experience, Experience working with Seniors, Proficient in Microsoft, and Valid CPR Certificate. Salaries: To be determined.

Job expires in 11 days.

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