Kelowna - Recreation Assistants (Casual)

Baptist Housing Enhanced Living Communities in Kelowna is looking for Casual Recreation Assistants to serve our Residents.

Reporting to the Recreation Coordinator, the successful candidate(s) will be responsible for meeting Resident needs through the implementation of planned social and recreation programs on a daily basis. They must be creative in providing individualized care to our Residents, and are responsible for communicating Resident progress, attendance and changes in physical and cognitive functioning. As an ambassador of Baptist Housing, you have exceptional interpersonal skills, the ability to foster and maintain relationships, and model our values in all interactions.

Qualifications include the completion of a Rehab Therapy Assistant program, or equivalent. Previous experience in a Recreation role, preferably in gerontology, is considered an asset. The successful candidate will have a Class 4 license, excellent communication and organizational skills, a warm personality and a great sense of humour.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to

Baptist Housing provides enhanced living communities and exceptional care to over 2100 seniors in British Columbia. We provide Residential Care, Assisted Living, Supportive Housing, Home Support and Adult Day Programs at our residences in Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria. We serve through a culture of caring, demonstrating Servant Leadership, collaborating in Teams, building relationships and FUN while exemplifying Christ-like values. We are affiliated with the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches Pacific.