Career Opportunities

Recreation Therapist/Activity Coordinator (One Year Intern Position)

Position Title: Recreation Therapist/Activity Coordinator (One Year Intern Position)
Location: Cochrane, ON

$21.56/hr @ 35 hrs/week


Closing Date: Friday November 15, 2019

Duties and Responsibilities:


  • To develop, implement, facilitate, schedule and evaluate activities that fulfill the social & intellectual needs and interests of the senior residents in the Cadence Residence.
  • Activities will be engaging and will promote the health and well being of all residents.
  • As part of a team, plan, lead, monitor, analyze and report on the outcomes of newly developed programs and activities.


Qualifications and Skills:


  • Graduate from one of these programs: recreation therapy, developmental services, social work, BA in psychology or social work.
  • University or college graduate who has graduated within the last three years from an accredited college or university. 
  • The candidate must be a graduate of a post-secondary degree or diploma program. 
  • The position will be a first full-time employment in the candidate’s field of study.


Please submit your application to:

Cochrane District Social Services Administration Board

500 Algonquin Blvd East

Timmins, ON P4N 1B7

ATTN: Sue Chenier, HR Dept.

Fax: 705-268-8290


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