Oceanside Better at Home program helps seniors with simple day-to-day tasks so that they can continue to live independently in their own homes and remain connected to their communities. The Government of British Columbia funds the program, United Way of Lower Mainland manages it, and SOS provides the services in the Oceanside area.
Duties: Coordinates the day-to-day operations of the program. Ensures that the goals and objectives of the program are met and maintained. Coordinates reception tasks at our Qualicum Commons location.
Qualifications: At least one year's previous related program delivery experience in social work, counselling or a related field. Demonstrated working knowledge of community-based programs and related provincial and community support service systems, and applicable legislation, especially as it relates to seniors. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required. Valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence.
Hours of Work: 35 hours per week
Rate of Pay: Dependent on qualifications/experience (+ Benefits)
Start Date: ASAP
Deadline: July 14, 2017
Submit resume and references in confidence to:
Assistant Executive Director
Society of Organized Services
PO Box 898
245 West Hirst Avenue
Parksville BC V9P 2G9
Note: Police Information Check required.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.