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Job Number:  48745
Part Time Community Support Worker
Job Posted: Friday, 12 October 2018
Closing Date: Monday, 22 October 2018
(in 3 days)
AdaptAbilities
Region: Edmonton area Type: Part time
Location: Edmonton Salary: $15.65 - $18.12

Purpose

 

Relief Care Specialists (Community Support Workers) work front-line and are pivotal to the creation of a safe, caring and community-enriched life for the individuals who hire us. AdaptAbilities is currently looking for a qualified Relief Care Specialist (RCS) to work part time shifts as required.

 

Key Functions

  • Provide direct care and purposeful support to individuals with developmental disabilities 
  • Ensure an engaging, fun and safe environment is maintained.
  • Ability to work in various programs: In-home, Centre-based, Community.
  • Ability to travel while supporting the individuals who hire us in Edmonton and surrounding areas (DATS, drive, take transit).
  • Foster genuine relationships promoting dignity, personal interests and identities.
  • Empower people to create meaningful days and achieve their goals.
  • Communicate effectively with integrity, to individuals, families and co-workers.
  • Follow and promote a safe work environment.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma (post-secondary education an asset).
  • 1- 2 years experience working with individuals with special needs and developmental disabilities.
  • Experience with provincial and company health and safety programs is preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English.
  • Strong organizational skills and problem-solving abilities.
  • Flexible, comfortable working independently and collaborating as part of a team.
  • First Aid certification with CPR, Non-Violent Crisis Intervention, Abuse Prevention and Response Protocol.
  • Clear police information check and Child Intervention Record Check.

Working Conditions

 

This part time position is primarily Monday to Sunday between 7:30am-6:00pm to a maximum of 25 hours per week. Flexibility to work evenings and weekends is required.  Working locations vary from our Mckernan Centre, Mckernan House, Meadowlark House, Orange Hub to our In Home Program, in and around the greater Edmonton area.

 

Compensation Package

 

$15.95 to $18.12 per hour

 

Application Deadline: 

Ongoing. E-mail resume and cover letter, quoting the position title in the subject line to: 

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please email Resume and Cover Letter to Human Resources
Contact Details:
Human Resources
AdaptAbilities
10130 82Ave
Edmonton, AB, T6E 1Z4

Tel: 7804318446
Fax: 7804318446
E-mail:
www:   www.adaptabilities.ca


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