Seniors Program Facilitator

Organization NameJob CategoriesPosition TypeRegion and Location(s)Career LevelSalaryAd Online SinceApplication Deadline
Caledon Meals on Wheels
  • Healthcare: Other Staff Positions
  • Social Work
  • Sports / Recreation
Part Time
  • Ontario - Peel Region - Orangeville - Caledon
Experienced (Non-manager)N/A2019-11-272019-12-13

The Seniors Program Facilitator organizes and leads regularly scheduled Senior’s Social and Wellness programs in Orangeville and west Caledon.     

Responsibilities:

  • Plan, schedule and implement social, recreational and educational programs for Adults 55+
  • Conduct fitness activities for Seniors
  • Welcome new and existing participants into the program
  • Take and submit attendance, as well as assisting new participants in filling out registration forms 
  • Collaborate with team members including volunteers to ensure program activities are implemented as planned
  • Purchase snacks and supplies according to set budget
  • Execute outreach in senior’s building and in the community to encourage participation in CMOW programs and services
  • Provide information and referral to clients as needed
  • Provide program and client updates as required to program supervisor and team
  • Make referrals and connect participants to services and supports in the community
  • Operate within CMOW policies and procedures
  • Other related duties as required

Preferred Experience and Qualifications

  • Interest in working with Adults 55+ required
  • Diploma in Social Services/Gerontology or 2 years’ experience is an asset
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of seniors’ issues
  • Knowledge, training or certifications in fitness, or an interest in in developing/ advancing skills to instruct Seniors fitness
  • Passion and interest in advancing all aspects of Seniors health and wellness
  • Must be able to lift 20 pounds
  • Able to work in Orangeville and west Caledon.
  • Flexible schedule with availability throughout the week
  • Ability to work effectively with computers including Windows and MS Office
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven organizational and time management skills
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm and creativity
  • Use of a car is required and must be willing to travel to Bolton on a regular basis
  • Criminal reference/ vulnerable sector check is required

Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your experience via email to humanresources@cmow.org .   

Caledon Meals on Wheels is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and inclusiveness in all its work.  We work proactively to be fair and equitable in practice and welcome applications from those that reflect the communities we serve.

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