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Recreation Therapists

Rate TBD
Location Toronto, ON Canada (On-site)
Type of project Health Occupational / Physical Therapy
Duration part time hours
Education required College/University
Years of experience 2 - 5 years
Type of employment N/A
Area of Specialization Medical and repair technologies
Languages required N/A
Workhoppers Toronto ON
Job Description

Responsible to provide 1:1 Recreation Therapy services to clients
living in their homes or healthcare settings based on and responsive
to their current abilities, strengths, needs, interests, and former
lifestyles. Responsible to lead group programs in public settings for
seniors such as Drom Fit, Arts & Crafts or other activities AND
collaborate with current or potential partners to create new and
exciting programs to meet the needs of seniors and special populations
across the Niagara Region.

• A minimum of 2-3 years current experience in the recreation field
working with seniors or special populations. • Excellent theoretical
knowledge of the aging population. • Knowledge of community
resources. • Valid First Aid Certificate - Required • Valid
Ontario G Drivers License- Required • Drom-Fit Certification (or
other such as Yoga, S.A.M. Steps, Laughter Yoga)- An Asset.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS • In accordance with the Corporate Criminal
Record Check Policy, this position requires the successful candidate
to undergo a Criminal Records Check and submit a Canadian Police
Clearance Certificate. • Must be a confidant & motivated self
starter and have an excellent rapport with people. • Must have a
good attendance record. Currently scheduled for a variety of
1:1 clients and group programs across the Niagara Region our candidate
MUST have an open and flexible schedule and be willing to travel and
work WEEKENDS if needed, additionally their is potential to work full
time eventually. This is a unique opportunity to work independently
with a variety of populations in different settings where there are
growing opportunities for your hard work.

-January 31, 2023


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