Length: Temporary Part Time (for approximately 16 months)
Department/Division: Community Services/Seniors’ Services
Hours of Work: 40.5 hours bi-weekly
5:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m./1:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m./1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Administration Pattern: WK 1: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri;
WK 2: Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat;
WK 3 : Sun, Wed, Thurs;
WK 4 : Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri.
Union: Unifor Local 1106
Wage: $21.90 – $23.22 per hour
Location: Sunnyside Home, 247 Franklin Street North, Kitchener
Closing Date: October 22, 2020
Description of Duties:
Provides reception, staffing, and administrative support to the Division.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
•Knowledge and skill in customer service and administrative, scheduling, payroll processes and procedures, normally acquired through a Grade 12 education plus directly related experience.
•Knowledge of and ability to comply with policies, procedures, collective agreement requirements, and related legislation (e.g., employment standards).
•A tuberculosis (TB) test and annual influenza immunization are required.
•Organization and problem solving skills to work independently to complete work; deal with competing demands in a fast-paced environment; and apply protocol and collective agreement requirements when scheduling replacement staff.
•Communication and interpersonal skills to respond pleasantly and professionally to residents, the public, and staff; provide administrative support to program areas; and participate as an effective team member.
•Computer skills with ability to use software such as Microsoft Office, a time and attendance management system, and advanced scheduler. Ability to use multi-line phone systems.
•Ability to read, interpret, and apply policies, procedures, and collective agreement clauses.
•Ability to write, proofread, and edit correspondence and related documents (e.g., notices, thank you cards, minutes).
•Ability to work shifts, weekends, and statutory holidays as scheduled.
•Must provide an acceptable Police Vulnerable Sector Check (Level 3).
•Ability to support and demonstrate the Region’s values.
Sunnyside Home is a long-term care home owned by the Region of Waterloo in the Stanley Park area of Kitchener. Our 263 residents are part of a vibrant community in a park-like setting on a campus of services for older adults.
We offer a warm, friendly atmosphere with modern amenities and quality care. Making sure that each person can live their best life is important to us.
Please apply online, by the closing date Oct 22, 2020 quoting competition number 2020-1958.
We thank all applicants in advance; however, we will be corresponding only with those selected for an interview.
The Region of Waterloo is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage qualified applicants to apply and will accommodate the needs of qualified applicants under the Human Rights Code in all parts of the hiring process.
Alternate formats of this document are available upon request. Please contact the Service First Call Centre at phone number (519) 575-4400, TTY number (519-575-4608) to request an alternate format.
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