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EmployerThe Calgary Society of Community Opportunities
Date PostedMarch 13, 2023
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $17.45 to $19.26 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 35 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Apr 12, 2023
The Calgary Society of Community Opportunities
- College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
- Disability studies
- Therapeutic recreation/recreational therapy
- or equivalent experience
- Urban area
- Various locations
- Fitness centre
- Recreational facility/institution
- Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs
- Assist clients/guests with special needs
- Leading/instructing groups
- Lead groups and individuals in recreational or leisure programs
- Instruct groups and individuals in arts and crafts
- Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
- Assist with special events
- Prepare reports
- Understand principles of group dynamics
- Leading/instructing individuals
- Plan and carry out recreational, fitness and sports activities
- Schedule activities, keep logs, maintain records and prepare reports
- Assemble supplies, sports and game equipment
- Monitor recreational, sports or fitness activities to ensure safety and provide emergency or first aid assistance when required
Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses
- First Aid Certificate
- CPR Certificate
- Persons with learning disabilities
- Persons with physical disabilities
- Persons with a disability
Security and safety
- Criminal record check
- Child welfare check
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Own vehicle
- Vehicle supplied by employer
- Valid driver's licence
- Public transportation is available
- Client focus
- Efficient interpersonal skills
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Team player
- Interpersonal awareness
- Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
- Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
- Dental plan
- Disability benefits
- Health care plan
- Vision care benefits
Long term benefits
- Group insurance benefits
- Life insurance
- Free parking available
- Learning/training paid by employer
- On-site amenities
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Interest in consulting with social assistance recipients and pensioners to advise and aid them in locating and utitizing a variety of community resources; in referring clients to other social services; in counselling clients living in group homes and halfway houses and assisting in pre-release and release planning; in providing crisis intervention and emergency-shelter services; and in co-ordinating volunteer activities of community and social services organizations
Interest in compiling information to participate in the selection and admission of clients to appropriate programs; to assess clients' relevant skill strengths and deficits; and in maintaining contact with other social service agencies and health care providers involved with clients to provide information and obtain feedback on clients' overall progress
Interest in assisting clients to sort out options and develop plans of action, and in implementing and organizing the delivery of life-skills workshops, substance-abuse treatment programs, behaviour management programs, youth services programs and other community and social service programs under the supervision of social workers and health care professionals
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