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Job Number:  42160
Support Service Attendant
Job Posted: Friday, 23 February 2018
Closing Date: Friday, 23 March 2018
(in 5 days)
March of Dimes Canada
Region: Northern Ontario Type: Part time
Location: Sault Ste Marie Salary: (not entered)

Location/Lieu: Sault Ste Marie, ON

Position/Poste: Support Services Attendant – Permanent Part Time

• Assists consumers in their own homes with non-medical activities of daily living in accordance with individual service plans and with March of Dimes Canada policies and procedures:
- Personal care
- Lifts and Transfers
- Rising/retiring
- Bowel and bladder procedures
- Meal preparation and feeding
- Range of motion exercises
- Other light housekeeping duties
• Performs duties in a professional manner, which respects the dignity and right to privacy and maintains consumer and staff health and safety.

March of Dimes Canada provides 24-hour attendant care to its consumers. The Support Services Attendants will be required to work multiple shifts (i.e. work days, evenings, overnights, weekends and holidays).


Qualifications/Compétences requises:
• Post- Secondary Education in Personal Support Work, Social Service Work or equivalent education and experience.
• Current Standard First Aid and CPR certification.
• Experience working with people with physical disabilities, experience/knowledge/understanding of Independent Living or Consumer based care.
• Knowledge of and abilities in transferring, lifting, bowel and bladder routines and other attendant care duties.
• Physical Demands Self Analysis Required upon hire.
• Good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, including de-escalation techniques.
• Professionalism in dealing with team members and other service providers.
• Experience with mental health and behavioural management skills an asset.
• Ability to speak, read, and write English.
• Ability to work flexible and regularly scheduled hours.
• Reliable means to reaching shifts, parking not provided.
• Looking for coverage on weekends.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Salary Range/Échelle des salaires: TBD

Applications accepted until/Candidatures acceptées jusqu’au: March 22 2018

Send application and resume to/Adressez votre demande d’emploi et curriculum vitae à:
Name: Yvonne McKay Position: Community Support Supervisor
Address: 122-31 Old Garden River Road, Sault Ste Marie ON P6B 5Y7

Fax: 705-254-6748
Email Address:

As part of its commitment to Employment Equity, March of Dimes Canada encourages applications from qualified members of the four designated groups: women, aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and visible minorities. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), March of Dimes Canada will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require any accommodations, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.
Contact Details:
Yvonne McKay

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