Posted: March-14-18| Respond by: June-15-18 | View All


SUPPORT WORKER

Position Type

PART TIME POSITION (Days, Evenings, Overnights, Weekends and Holidays)

Summary

To support people who have an intellectual disability to achieve their personal goals and facilitate relationships, skills and roles which promote people’s effective participation in the typical and valued life of the community


Reporting To

Community Living Supports Supervisor

Qualifications/Duties

·      DSW or equivalent, preferably with a minimum of two years experience working with people who  have an intellectual disability

·   Ability to support behavioral needs and protocols

·   Ability to support complex medical needs i.e. G-tube and tracheotomy care

·   Previous experience supporting people who have mental health issues and dealing with high anxiety situations

·   Solid understanding of the principals of CPI and experience with verbal de-escalation

·   Ability to work independently and as a team member

·   Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

·   Current First Aid, CPR and Non-violent Crisis Intervention certificates

·   Training in dispensing medications

·   Valid driver’s license, insurance and reliable vehicle

·   Current Vulnerable Sector Screening (within 5 months)

·   Commitment to providing supports to people in accordance with Social Role Valorization


Community Living Newmarket/Aurora District is an equal opportunity employer which welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities

Hours/Rate

Start Rate - $16.99; Job Rate - $18.36

Send To

Please send resumes to Melissa Hiltz, Human Resources Generalist by email at careers@clnad.com

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