Career Opportunities

Recreation Therapist

Part-time position

Location: Thunder Bay, ON

Position Summary: The Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay is seeking an enthusiastic health professional with a strong background in gerontology or dementia care and experience working with people with dementia and their partners in care. 

  • Develop recreation therapy programs for clients in order to provide activation and respite
  • Provide education for families, staff, and the general public regarding appropriate recreational activities
  • Market program to referring agencies, families, and the general public
  • Evaluate program at specified intervals

Qualifications: Post-secondary degree or diploma in Recreation Therapy. Other health disciplines may be considered given appropriate combination of education and experience. 

In order to be considered for this position, please submit a Cover Letter & Resume to Lucy Black, Executive Director at [email protected]

For more information and complete job descriptions, please click HERE

Deadline for accepting applications is Friday December 20, 2019.

 


 

First Link & Community Awareness Coordinator

Full-time position (35 hours/week)

Location: Northwestern Ontario (Marathon, Terrace Bay, Nipigon, Longlac, Geraldton).

Position Summary: The Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay is seeking an enthusiastic health professional with a strong background in gerontology or dementia care and experience working with people with dementia and their partners in care.

Public Education: This position will be responsible for the delivery of the Society’s educational programming including; public, health professional, student and caregiver education and skill development.  The Coordinator will strive to increase public awareness and education regarding Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

First Link Care Navigator: In this role the Coordinator will coordinate and integrate supports and services around the person living with dementia and their care partner.  In this direct client service role, they will be the key “go-to” person for families after a dementia diagnosis, with responsibility for identifying needs, supporting self-management goals, and strengthening the communication and care planning linkages between providers and across sectors along the continuum of care.

Qualifications: Minimum diploma in Social Work (degree preferred), RPN, or bachelor degree in gerontology, psychology or other related health care discipline.  Registered health professional designation preferred.

In order to be considered for this position, please submit a Cover Letter & Resume to Lucy Black, Executive Director at [email protected]

For more information and complete job descriptions, please click HERE

Deadline for accepting applications is Friday December 20, 2019.

 


 

First Link & Community Awareness Coordinator

Part-time position (10 hours/week)

Location: Atikokan

Position Summary: The Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay is seeking an enthusiastic health professional with a strong background in gerontology or dementia care and experience working with people with dementia and their partners in care.

Public Education: This position will be responsible for the delivery of the Society’s educational programming including; public, health professional, student and caregiver education and skill development.  The Coordinator will strive to increase public awareness and education regarding Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

First Link Care Navigator: In this role the Coordinator will coordinate and integrate supports and services around the person living with dementia and their care partner.  In this direct client service role, they will be the key “go-to” person for families after a dementia diagnosis, with responsibility for identifying needs, supporting self-management goals, and strengthening the communication and care planning linkages between providers and across sectors along the continuum of care.

Qualifications: Minimum diploma in Social Work (degree preferred), RPN, or bachelor degree in gerontology, psychology or other related health care discipline.  Registered health professional designation preferred.

In order to be considered for this position, please submit a Cover Letter & Resume to Lucy Black, Executive Director at [email protected]

For more information and complete job descriptions, please click HERE

Deadline for accepting applications is Friday December 20, 2019.

 


 

First Link & Community Awareness Coordinator

Part-time position (15 hours/week)

Location: Marathon/Terrace Bay

Position Summary: The Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay is seeking an enthusiastic health professional with a strong background in gerontology or dementia care and experience working with people with dementia and their partners in care.

Public Education: This position will be responsible for the delivery of the Society’s educational programming including; public, health professional, student and caregiver education and skill development.  The Coordinator will strive to increase public awareness and education regarding Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

First Link Care Navigator: In this role the Coordinator will coordinate and integrate supports and services around the person living with dementia and their care partner.  In this direct client service role, they will be the key “go-to” person for families after a dementia diagnosis, with responsibility for identifying needs, supporting self-management goals, and strengthening the communication and care planning linkages between providers and across sectors along the continuum of care.

Qualifications: Minimum diploma in Social Work (degree preferred), RPN, or bachelor degree in gerontology, psychology or other related health care discipline.  Registered health professional designation preferred.

In order to be considered for this position, please submit a Cover Letter & Resume to Lucy Black, Executive Director at [email protected]

For more information and complete job descriptions, please click HERE

Deadline for accepting applications is Friday December 20, 2019.

 


 

First Link & Community Awareness Coordinator

Part-time position (10 hours/week)

Location: Geraldton/Longlac

Position Summary: The Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay is seeking an enthusiastic health professional with a strong background in gerontology or dementia care and experience working with people with dementia and their partners in care.

Public Education: This position will be responsible for the delivery of the Society’s educational programming including; public, health professional, student and caregiver education and skill development.  The Coordinator will strive to increase public awareness and education regarding Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

First Link Care Navigator: In this role the Coordinator will coordinate and integrate supports and services around the person living with dementia and their care partner.  In this direct client service role, they will be the key “go-to” person for families after a dementia diagnosis, with responsibility for identifying needs, supporting self-management goals, and strengthening the communication and care planning linkages between providers and across sectors along the continuum of care.

Qualifications: Minimum diploma in Social Work (degree preferred), RPN, or bachelor degree in gerontology, psychology or other related health care discipline.  Registered health professional designation preferred.

In order to be considered for this position, please submit a Cover Letter & Resume to Lucy Black, Executive Director at [email protected]

For more information and complete job descriptions, please click HERE

Deadline for accepting applications is Friday December 20, 2019.


Last Updated: 12/04/2019