Activity Support Aide (Summer Position)

GEF Seniors Housing

Activity Support Aide (Summer Position)

GEF Seniors Housing
Description of Position / skills Required

Details:  Full time, Days, 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (Hours may vary on occasion to meet the needs of the program, occasional weekend events.This is a temporary summer position beginning on July 2, 2019, ending on or before August 23, 2019)
Pay Scale: $17.00 per hour
Location: Meadowlark Place, 8609 - 161 Street, Edmonton, AB T5R 5X9 and Queen Alexandra Place, 10825 - 77 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6E 6C (travel between sites will be required, mileage paid)

Number of positions: 02

Typical Duties: The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with recreation programs, special events and outings, as well as other duties as assigned. Duties will include assisting recreation coordinators with the planning, organization, and implementation of these activties and events as well as other duties as assigned. The candidate  will have a home site of either Meadowlark Place or Queen Alexandra Place but will require travelling to various sites within GEF.


Certifications / Qualifications / Education

Experience/Education Preferences:

  • Strong English communication skills, both written and verbal is required
  • Completed or currently enrolled in a post-secondary education program
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Suite programs, such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook is required

Other Requirements:

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and own vehicle
  • Excellent communication and time management skills is required
  • Knowledge and awareness of current issues affecting seniors is preferred
  • Active listening skills, and ability to accurately interpret and present information
  • Flexible, adaptable, and able to work effectively in a cross-cultural context
  • Ability to work as a team toward achieving common goals


Job Location
Edmonton, AB
Nature of Work
Full Time, Seasonal, Temporary
Volunteer Opportunities, Human Services, Recreation and Sport
$17.00 per hour
How to Apply

Please send your resume quoting job posting number
(A01) ASA by June 4, 2019 to:
Human Resources, GEF Seniors Housing
14220-109 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5N 4B3
Fax: 780-482-4054 | Email: