Behavioural Support Manager

  • Part Time
  • Manitoulin Lodge, Gore Bay, Ontario

Join Our Team As A Behavioural Support Coordinator!

Jarlette Health Services is a family-centric organization that has built a tradition of excellence in making an outstanding difference in the lives of the residents, families, employees, and communities it serves. As a proudly Canadian organization, with 14 Long Term Care Homes and 6 Retirement Lodges across Ontario, Jarlette Health Services has established itself as an industry leader with over 40 years of experience in the dynamic senior care sector.

At this time, we are looking for passionate, results-driven individuals to join and grow with our team. Jarlette Health Services is proud to offer competitive wages, benefit packages and career advancement opportunities. The BSO Coordinator is responsible and accountable for providing optimum care to promote the well being of each individual resident. Participates in the delivery of nursing services to meet the assessed needs of the residents

Ideal Candidate Traits & Qualifications

  • Successful completion of a post-secondary diploma or degree in Recreation and Leisure studies, Therapeutic Recreation, Kinesiology or other related field from a community college or university or a grandfathered Life Enrichment Aide that meets the requirements in subsection (3).O. Reg 79/10, s. 67 (1) of the LTCH Act, 2007
  • Must have a demonstrated knowledge of dementia, delirium, mental health issues in the delivery of care and its effect on the person and family members or partner in care, to include knowledge of:
    • most prevalent types and related causes
    • disease processes, stages and progression
    • diagnostic and assessment process
    • cognitive or neurological symptoms
    • current treatment interventions
    • communication skills appropriate to needs of the person
    • strategies to promote optimal quality of life
    • experience of disease from the perspective of the person, family members or other partners in care.
  • Possess GPA Certification
  • Possess U-First and Palliative Care Certification
  • Demonstrated evidence of excellence in communication skills
  • Demonstrated active interest in ongoing education
  • Prior experience in long term care (gerontology)

Please note, employment with Jarlette Health Services will be contingent on receipt of a current Criminal Reference Check, including Vulnerable Sector Screening. Jarlette Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and will accommodate individuals with disabilities through each stage of the recruitment process. Should you require an accommodation, please let us know.

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