Career opportunities


Interested in working for the Alzheimer Society of Perth County? Find out what our current career opportunities are on this page.

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Social Recreation Program Coordinator

Job Type: 28 hours per week (Huron Site)

Job Description: The Social Recreation Program Coordinator is responsible for the development, implementation, and facilitation of social recreation programs. They will be responsible to coordinate and implement a variety of social recreation programs using a hybrid model of program delivery to promote overall wellness and social skill building.


  • Completed post-secondary education in community recreation, recreation and leisure, registration in Therapeutic Recreation studies or related studies within the social services field
  • Certified as a Senior Fitness Instructor through the Canadian Centre for Aging and Activity. Must be willing to obtain if not already certified
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working with older adults preferably those living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias, care partners, and those with complex co-existing health conditions


  • Client service experience in health and/or social or community support services
  • Experience working directly with people living with dementia and their care partners
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills including shared decision-making and facilitation
  • Ability to take initiative, prioritize workload and managing competing tasks


  • Valid Drivers Licence
  • COVID Vaccinations


  • Monday to Friday

Apply by email with resume and cover letter: