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Position: Specialist, Therapeutic Recreation

Competition Number: 2019-EX-EN-52618674-01
Competition posting date: 2019-08-01
Competition closing date: 2020-07-19

Recreation, Cultural & Facility Services Department, Community Recreation & Cultural Programs
1 or more Part-time Continuous Positions - Up to 30 hours/week
Various shifts: days, evenings, and weekends
Affiliation: CUPE 503 PT RC & Aquatics
Salary: $19.986 to $29.186 per hour (2019 rates of pay)
Location: This position is available in multiple locations

Category: Ongoing Inventories
Employment Group: Recreation and Culture

Job Summary

Under the direction of the Coordinator, Inclusive Recreation Portfolio, this position is responsible for assisting with all functions relating to the delivery of the Program, a Therapeutic Recreation/Variety day program. This includes some aspects of Therapeutic Recreation Programming.

Education & Experience

Four year Therapeutic Recreation degree or a three year general degree with a Therapeutic Recreation Diploma.

Minimum Range of Year: 3 to 5 years

Type: Therapeutic Recreation Adult Day Program/ABI /Special Needs/Rehab/Community/Inclusive Recreation



Language, Certificates & Licenses

English oral, reading, writing required
French oral, reading, writing is considered an asset
Current CPI Certification
Current Standard First Aid/CPR "C" certification
Current Automated External Defibrillator (A.E.D.) certification
AODA Accessibility Training
Vulnerable Sector Check
Note: Under the age of 18, requires a Criminal Record and Judicial Matters check in place of the Vulnerable Sector Check.

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