Careers - City of Cornwall

Part Time Recreologist

The City of Cornwall is a progressive community of 47,000 situated on the banks of the St. Lawrence River in Eastern Ontario.  Cornwall boasts a modern economy led by forward thinkers and offers an extensive array of urban amenities making it an excellent place to build a career and raise a family. 

The City of Cornwall is seeking Recreologists at the Glen Stor Dun Lodge who will establish comprehensive activities and recreation service that is designed to provide both therapeutic and supportive approaches to Resident/Client care in the physical, emotional, social, intellectual and spiritual area.

The Glen-Stor-Dun Lodge is looking for an individual with experience in a geriatric setting and long-term care facility. Dementia care courses including Overview of Dementia Care, Communication Strategies and Enhanced Care Strategies, Smart Serve Certificate and Food Safety Certificate would be considered assets. We are looking for an understanding individual who has the utmost respect for the aged. This individual needs to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be team oriented and compassionate.   The successful candidate must have a post-secondary diploma or degree in recreation and leisure studies, therapeutic recreation, kinesiology or other related field from a community college or university.

The City of Cornwall offers a competitive hourly wage of $22.85 per hour.

The deadline for submissions is February 21, 2020.  Please submit your resume and proof of qualifications in confidence to: quoting File: 20-21 - Recreologist

The Corporation of The City of Cornwall is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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