Career Opportunities

Are you a dynamic, motivated and caring professional looking for a career that offers a fun, safe and rewarding work environment? Lions Housing Centres is the place for you! If you are interested in becoming a member of our team, please download and complete the application form and forward it to Human Resources with your résumé and cover letter.

Positions Available



TENANT COMPANION – Casual

Lions Housing Centres is accepting applications for an experienced Casual Tenant Companion

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Experience in long term care settings an asset.
  • Supportive Housing experience preferred.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Organizational abilities, with a particular emphasis on time management.
  • Good interpersonal skills and an expressed willingness to work as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
  • A valid Food Handlers Certificate
  • Read, write and speak English

Duties include:

  • Directly providing support and supervision for residents, creating a safe and warm traditional home environment,
  • Assisting residents with personal care. This includes moderate housekeeping, laundry, medication reminders, meal preparation and clean up,
  • Regular communication with families,
  • Providing daily social, physical, and recreational activities for the residents, and
  • Attending staff meetings and educational sessions (particularly in the area of Alzheimer and dementia care).

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1-year quantity food service kitchen experience
  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Valid Food Handlers Certificate
  • Long term care facility experience
  • Ability to push food carts (20 to 50 pounds)
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions properly
  • Ability to read, write and speak English

Reposted Date:  June 6 2018

Closing Date:  July 31, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.


POSITION VACANCY – RECREATION MANAGER

Lions Housing Centres is accepting applications for an experienced full-time Recreation Manager. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the incumbent is responsible for the overall leadership and management of the recreation, volunteer and spiritual care services for the Personal Care Centre; Adult Day Programs and Independent Living. The Recreation Manager is a member of the management team and as such participates in the overall management of Lions Housing Centres.

Duties include, but not limited to:

Mentor, coach and lead recreation team and volunteers (approximately 30 staff);

 Ensure staffing levels are maintained;

 Staff scheduling

 Recreation and Volunteer recruitment;

 Ensure the program plans are developed and implemented;

 Conduct site visits for offsite day programs

 Travel within city limits is required

 Maintain monthly statistics

Qualifications

Degree in Recreation, Social work or equivalent

Five (5) years of experience in a related field

Three (3) years in a management role

Strong oral and written communication skills

Ability to supervise and direct the work of others

Strong computer skills

Organizational and time management skills

Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills

A Criminal Record Check including the vulnerable sector search and Adult Abuse Registry Check are also required.

Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to careers@lhc.ca by March 29, 2019. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


How to Apply All cover letters and resumes are to be submitted via email at careers@lhc.ca. We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be considered.

Contact Us

Human Resources
Lions Housing Centres
320 Sherbrook St
Winnipeg, MB R3B 2W6
Phone: (204) 784-1240
Fax: (204) 784-1241