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Recreation Coordinator

Location: Vancouver
Job Code: 33741

Date Posted: April 03, 2024


Develops, implements, evaluates, and participates in activities to meet clients’ activation, life skills, recreational and social needs. Assists clients with activities of daily living as required, and/or supervises staff.

Location: Millennium Tower at 1175 Broughton ST, Vancouver, BC,V6G 3K9 

Status:  Permanent Part Time

Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri (1pm to 5pm)

Wage: $29.32-$30.96

Competition 24-03

Role and Responsibilities


1.       Develops, implements, evaluates, communicates, and participates in activation, life skills, recreational, and/or social activities designed to meet the needs of clients, providing demonstrations as required. Adapts, communicates, and modifies activities (as applicable) monthly.


2.       Observes clients and their environments, and reports unsafe conditions and behavioural, physical, and/or cognitive changes. Promotes client participation in activities and provides feedback regarding the performance and progress of clients.


3.       Meets with other service providers to assess activity and/or client objectives and goals and liaises with caregivers and families to promote client participation.


4.       Interviews clients to establish eligibility or appropriateness for activity. Refers clients to other programs/services and provides information regarding available resources.


5.       Completes and maintains related records and documentation such as statistics, client progress reports, activity plans, and client activity profiles.


6.       Monitors expenditures and assists with required financial documentation.


7.       Receives client feedback, inquiries, and complaints, and responds as required.


8.       Performs other related duties as assigned.


 Typical Education, Training, and Experience

Diploma in Recreation Service Delivery

§   Recent, related experience of two years

Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience

Or other Qualifications determined to be reasonable and relevant to the level of work

 Typical Skills and Abilities

§   Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing

§   Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position

§   Ability to work independently and in cooperation with others

§   Ability to operate related equipment

§   Ability to organize and prioritize

§   Ability to establish and maintain rapport with clients

§   Ability to observe and recognize changes in clients

§   Knowledge of, and ability to do, various arts and crafts, handicrafts, and sports activities

§   Knowledge of psychosocial rehabilitation principles

§   Ability to develop, organize, coordinate, deliver, and evaluate individual and group activities

§   Ability to supervise

§   Ability to instruct

§   Ability to analyze and resolve problems

§   Knowledge of adult learning techniques

About Us:  

At SE, we love what we do.  Every day, we bring hope and happiness to clients, homes, and communities across Canada.  We treat each person with dignity and love, like our own family; we build empathy; and we do the right thing. We are always inspired to make a difference. As a not-for-profit social enterprise, we share knowledge, provide the best care, and help each client to realize their most meaningful goals for health and wellbeing.  We’re a great place to work, and we hope you’ll join our team. 

SE Health is monitoring the global COVID-19 pandemic closely and following all public health directives, including recommendations from the World Health Organization, Government of Canada, and federal and provincial health authorities. Our top priority is the health and safety of our clients, their families and our staff. 

Please note that due to the unprecedented circumstance of the Global Pandemic and the resultant public health crisis; and in the interest of the health and safety of our patients/clients, employees, and greater good of public health, SE Health requires those that wish to work for this organization to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Fully vaccinated means a person has received both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine and it has been 14 days since the last dose.