Careers

 

Working at Kiwanis Village feels good. Likely this is why so many people make Kiwanis a lifelong career. I am so happy you stopped on this page. Let’s see how you can be a part of our inclusive community.
If you are looking to start, grow or add to your career, take a minute to see where may be the right fit for you:
Food Services. Housekeeping. Laundry. Nursing. Care Aids. Maintenance. Management.
For more information connect with us at [email protected]

CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Nursing – Registered Nurse & Licensed Practical Nurse – Casual Positions that grow
Kiwanis Village is proud of the collaborative, professional, evidence based practice environment we have built within our complex care and respite community. Our high resident and staff satisfaction scores demonstrate our commitment to blending traditional and contemporary nursing practices along with the art and science of gerontological care. With a focus on person centered care and with 24/7 RN and LPN leadership, this engaged team forms part of the foundation of our Quality Practice Environment.

If you are interested in hearing about how we earned our reputation for great care and are interested in casual positions that will over time grow into regular work, then please connect with: [email protected]

Culinary Services – Cooks, Dining Room Attendants, Dietary Aid Staff- Casual positions that grow
Kiwanis Village prepares approximately 500 meals every day and supports Meals on Wheels Nanaimo. Our commitment is to source high quality ingredients, serve professionally prepared meals that nourish both body and soul. With a 60 year history we have much to share and still some to learn.

If you have skills to share or want to learn from our existing and supportive staff and are interested in casual positions that will, over time grow into regular work, then please connect with: [email protected]

Support Services – Housekeeping, laundry – Casual positions that grow
The minute you walk into Kiwanis you can see the difference our housekeepers make in the lives of older adults every day. Clean, bright, open space, well-appointed environments and a sense of pride greets you at the door and throughout the building. Five different yet connected buildings, four floors for complex care and space to support community events all require a detail oriented eye and great customer service.

If you have skills to share or want to learn from our existing and supportive staff and are interested in casual positions that will over time grow into regular work, then please connect with us at: [email protected]

Pendant Alert Liaison (PAL)
Each older adult living at Kiwanis Village can request emergency help by pressing their pendant. As the pendant responder you meet the needs of folks through a timely emergency response when called. This role is integral to the safety of our clients. It is a dual role shared with housekeeping and laundry.

If you have skills to share or want to learn from our existing and supportive staff and are interested in casual positions that will over time grow into regular work, then please connect with us at: [email protected]

Manager, Village Operations
Posting start date- 22 Jan 2019. Posting end date 19th Feb 2019.
Kiwanis Village, Nanaimo is an inclusive community powered by the joyful connection we share with each other. You are invited to share your authentic desire to work within an inclusive and progressive environment which supports a culture change in the experience of humans living in retirement and long term care communities. Our visible leadership, at all levels of the organization, will imagine and articulate a vision, embody that commitment, and take people towards that vision as passionate advocates for the rights, aspirations and well-being of older adults.

This is a Senior Leadership role. Working within a dynamic leadership team, utilizing a shared board governance model, this position is responsible for the operational management of Kiwanis Village with specific responsibilities within support, hospitality and culinary services. This position works in harmony with the vision of inclusivity and accessibility for all individuals who live within Kiwanis Village in all levels of housing. This is not a clinical role. This position includes all aspects of recruitment and retention and all human resource functions related to the development of a cohesive team.
I invite you to inquire or apply directly to me, I’ll be happy to chat
Melanie Young, Executive Director: [email protected]

General Enquiries
If you would like to connect with Kiwanis Village and see if a career here is right for you, please connect by email to: [email protected]