Career Opportunities

Your next move could be life-changing. For yourself and for those around you.

Whether you’re looking for a more fulfilling role in your career or ways to have a tangible impact in your local community, consider joining us at the Alzheimer Society of Calgary.

You’ll be part of a progressive and supportive team with open minds and shared core values. Here, your creativity and your contributions matter. We offer a team-oriented environment with valuable learning opportunities and a demonstrated commitment to work/life balance.

 

Licensed Practical Nurse

This position has been made available through funding from the Canada Summer Jobs program.  Canada Summer Jobs is an initiative of the Youth Employment and Skills Strategy.  Candidates must be 30 years of age or younger to apply.  This summer position is for a minimum of eight (8) weeks and could potentially be extended for a longer term or to full-time.

In this position for our Adult Day Program, better known as Club 36, you will assist in the assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and daily operations of therapeutic, person centered and evidence-based programs. You will promote teamwork and a culture that demonstrates the guiding principles of Alzheimer Society of Calgary.

The successful candidate will be an LPN with a current license with the CLPNA.  Currently, due to the pandemic, our Adult Day Programs are run virtually.  Strong computer skills and experience with Zoom, Office 365 and SharePoint are an asset.  A background in dementia care and the ability to work with a diverse group of people are desirable qualifications.

Once restrictions are lifted and we can go back to in person programming, the ability to visit both Club 36 locations (NE and SE) is preferred.

Using your experience in geriatrics, you will support our members in having meaningful life experiences through the development and execution of diverse and creative programs. You will be person-centered in your approach and model our values in all your interactions with the public, team members, residents and their families.

The Licensed Practical Nurse reports to the Director of Adult Day & Creative Programs and works closely and collaboratively with other members of the Adult Day Program team.  We offer a team-oriented environment with valuable learning opportunities.

To apply:

Please submit your cover letter and resume on or before May 21, 2021 by email with LPN in the subject line to:

Mr. Ali Cada, Director, Adult Day & Creative Programs

Email: alic@alzheimercalgary.ca

We sincerely thank you for your interest. Only applicants selected for the interview process will be contacted.

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