- Programs and Services
Internal/External Job Posting
Indeterminate, Full Time Position
Closes: December 10, 2019 4:30pm
The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) Healing and Wellness Branch is seeking a strong team player to serve as an Aging at Home Coordinator in Atikokan . The Aging at Home program is a service delivery program to assist seniors 55+ who need assistance to be able to remain living independently in their own home. The heart of the Aging at Home program is delivery of services such as friendly visiting, personal support services which include: bathing, light house-keeping, meal prep, laundry and supportive transportation services (grocery, banking, pharmacy). Similar to the Community Support Services program the Coordinator will support access to gas cards for specialized medical appointment calculated based on pre-determined program variables. Included in the duties is the coordination and tracking of contracted services that would provide lawn care and/or snow removal.
The position is indeterminate, full time. The successful candidate will be enrolled in the Group Benefits and Registered Pension Plans after successfully completing 3 months of employment.
In carrying out the following duties, it is expected that the Aging at Home Coordinator will:
Reporting to the Aging at Home Program Supervisor, the duties include but are not limited to:
1. Client-based services: Create and maintain a record of clients and service on the MNO Health Access Tracking System (OHATS). Client-based services include: bathing, light house-keeping, meal prep, laundry and supportive transportation services (grocery, banking, pharmacy)- Track daily/monthly purchases in OHATS. Complete monthly financial purchase card reports using internal processes
2. Support client access to gas cards for specialized medical appointment calculated based on pre-determined program variables
3. Assist clients to access services through referrals
4. Calculate eligibility for services, coordinate and track contracted services that would provide lawn care and/or snow removal
The Métis Nation of Ontario welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accomodates are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Preference may be given to qualified Métis candidates.