Program Worker

Organization NameJob CategoriesPosition TypeRegion and Location(s)Career LevelSalaryAd Online SinceApplication Deadline
Alzheimer Society Peel
  • Healthcare: Personal Support Worker / Caregiver
  • Social Work
Contract - Full Time
  • Ontario - Peel Region - Mississauga
  • Ontario - Peel Region - Brampton
  • Ontario - Peel Region - Meadowvale
Entry LevelN/A2019-02-072019-02-22

Do you want to love coming to work? Alzheimer Society Peel is looking to add fantastic team members to their organization. We are currently searching for dynamic, caring and fun Program Workers to assist with providing activities, support and care to the cognitively impaired in our Day Programs.  


We are recruiting for multiple full-time contract positions in various locations. Successful contract applicants are given priority when permanent positions become available. 


Key Accountabilities:

  • Plan, implement, and evaluate therapeutic activities for clients
  • Prepare, set up, and clean-up of meals and snacks
  • Commitment to continuing professional development
  • Regular communication with caregivers
  • Ongoing client assessments
  • Assist clients with personal care
  • Documentation


Qualifications and Skills:

  • Degree or Diploma in Therapeutic Recreation, Activation, Social Services, Gerontology, or equivalent
  • Knowledge and experience working with individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease or a related dementia
  • Experience providing personal care
  • Experience planning, implementing, and evaluating activities
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Certified in First Aid/CPR
  • Team Oriented
  • Adult Day Program Experience
  • Additional languages an asset

Qualified applicants must apply by sending a cover letter and resume to by no later than 2pm on February 22, 2019.