Therapeutic Recreation and Outreach Facilitator – Vancouver
Are you looking for an exciting career in Social Services?
Our organization offers full benefits upon meeting eligibility requirements, great opportunities to grow within and a fun and positive environment for both staff and clients!
Exciting opportunity exists for the right individual to join a progressive non-profit organization as a Recreation or Outreach Facilitator. The position entails working within Strive Centre’s recreation and outreach team, supporting individuals with Developmental, Concurrent Disorders, FASD, Autism, ABI and mental health issues, in a group and one to one capacity. The successful candidate would share their time between making connections in the community and linking participants to those connections as well as assisting individuals in the community and in their home, to work towards their goals, teaching life skills, community integration and social skills.
The successful candidate possesses excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, establishes and maintains rapport with clients, analyzes and resolves problems, encourages and motivates clients to participate in programs, completes proper documentation of client’s progress, provides personal care on occasion and attend staff meetings.
Recreation Facilitator positions available:
Monday to Friday 10am to 4:30 pm (30 hours per week) - Rec Certificate or related experience of group facilitation required
Monday to Friday 12pm to 5pm (25 hours per week) - Rec Certificate or related experience of group facilitation required
Monday to Friday 9:30 am to 6pm (40 hours per week) - Outreach Support
Casual Rec or Outreach Facilitators also needed
Compensation starting at $20.07-21.14/hr, plus benefits upon meeting eligibility requirements.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Strive Living Society is an equal opportunity employer which does not discriminate against age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.