Employment Posting:
Recreation & Leisure Aide - Student - Brucelea Haven LTC - Walkerton, ON

Employment Type:
Current Student
Closing Date:

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"Bold and beautiful Bruce County... a healthy, caring community of prosperity and innovation."

Join our team powered by innovation and shared values where explorers turn obstacles into opportunities and individual challenges into shared solutions. You will discover a lifestyle that provides endless opportunity for exploration at work and after. Your adventure with Bruce County starts here.

About the Job

Brucelea Haven LTC is seeking qualified applicants for a Recreation & Leisure Summer Student position. Reporting to the Manager of Recreation & Leisure, the successful incumbent will join a team focusing on implementing individualized recreation and leisure programs to the residents of Brucelea Haven. This position will work full time hours for the duration of the summer.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Prepare and setup for Recreation programs
Participate and assist with implementation of programs under the direction of Recreation staff
Porter residents to and from programs
Maintain cleanliness of activity rooms
Assist in creating the monthly activity calendars

Wage: $16.00 per hour + 4% vacation in lieu


Enrollment in a post-secondary diploma or degree in Recreation and Leisure, Therapeutic Recreation, Kinesiology, or another related field from a community college or university for Fall 2023
Able to meet the physical demands of the position (stand, walk, porter residents for extended periods)
Effective oral and written communication skills
Ability to interact with residents, families, and other staff in a positive and diplomatic manner
Available to work weekends, evenings and days


Personal information contained in applications will be used for recruitment purposes and collected as per the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter M.56.

Additional Information

The Corporation of the County of Bruce is an equal opportunity employer committed to barrier-free employment practices. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.

We thank all applicants in advance, but regret that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.