Employment

JOB OPPORTUNITY: PROGRAM ASSISTANT

Part-time Contract – 28 hrs/week
This role is a contract position until March 31, 2020.

The Program Assistant is part of a team that is responsible for the planning, delivery and evaluation of virtual, onsite and community wellness programs. The assistant’s role is to provide general support for the delivery of these programs. Due to the nature of COVID-19, our program delivery model frequently changes. As such, the responsibilities of this role may be adjusted accordingly. Tasks will include but are not limited to phone calls to clients, data entry, on-site program setup, reception coverage, etc. This role may also involve working at either of our two locations or virtually.

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in a related field.
  • Demonstrated experience working with older adults.
  • Accuracy in data entry is required.
  • Ability to converse in English, over the phone, in a clear and understandable manner.
  • Ability to speak languages aside from English considered an asset.
  • Ability to use a multi-line phone.
  • Experience using client management databases is considered an asset.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite programs, especially Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Ability to use Canva considered an asset.
  • Vulnerable Sector police clearance required
  • Physically able to bend, stretch, push, pull, and lift equipment for programming set-up as required

LAF is committed to reflecting the diversity of the communities it serves. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified candidates. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Submit cover letter and resume to jcadarette@lifeafterfifty.ca by 4:30pm, Monday, November 30, 2020.  
 

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RECRUITING HOME MAINTENANCE SERVICE PROVIDERS


 

FOR REFERRAL PROGRAM

Life After Fifty operates a Home Maintenance Referral Program that provides indoor and outdoor home maintenance services to frail older adults which allows them to live at home safely and for as long as they are able. We are currently recruiting service providers to provide the following services:

  • Yard Maintenance (lawn-cutting, snow removal, etc.)

  • Odd Jobs Indoor and Outdoor (minor repairs, deep cleaning, changing furnace filters, etc.)

  • Professional home services (with a discount offered for our clients)

Service providers can be individuals, retirees, students or businesses. The Home Maintenance Referral Program sends referrals to registered providers. An application process is required to become a Life After Fifty-authorized provider. For more information about how to become a registered provider in the Home Maintenance Referral Program, call 519-254-1108 x6. 
 

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RECRUITING STUDENTS 

  • ​LIKE TO WORK OUTDOORS?
  • ​LOOKING TO MAKE SOME EXTRA MONEY? 
  • ​WANT TO HELP A LOCAL NON-PROFIT?

Life After Fifty (635 McEwan Ave, Windsor) is recruiting students interested in earning $14 an hour to shovel snow, rake leaves, and mow lawns for vulnerable seniors in Windsor through our Home Maintenance Referral Program. An application process and police clearance (ages 18+) is required. For more information please call 519-254-1108.
 

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION

  

Recruitment/ Employment Accommodation
In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and Accessibility of Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA), Life After Fifty is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing:

  • Fair and accessible employment practices

  • Individualized accommodations to support individuals with disabilities

  • An Inclusive and accessible environment for all persons

  • A diverse workplace

Should you require accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact the Executive Director at (519) 254-1108 or info@lifeafterfifty.ca
Applicant information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Privacy legislation and will be used solely for the purpose of candidate selection.

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