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Job Number:  54033
Community Support Worker
Job Posted: Wednesday, 1 May 2019
Closing Date: Monday, 28 October 2019
(in 12 days)
Delta Community Living Society
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Delta Salary: $19.45-$22.65

We are seeking a Community Support Worker on a permanent basis. The person will work 35 hours every week at Ladner Connections. You will contribute to the development of a personal life plan promoting well being and personal development. You will assist with physical, social, emotional, educational and recreational needs, and provide support in a manner that promotes greater community interdependence and personal dignity. You have the ability to work independently while integrating opportunities and building relationships with the team and in the community. A result-oriented person that works with others to obtain the desired outcomes is required. You are enthusiastic about providing direct program delivery. This position is open to male and female applicants.

 

The successful candidate:

  • Demonstrates a solid understanding and practice of Person Centered Thinking.
  • Adheres to the Society’s Service Principles, policies and procedures.
  • Communicates effectively in both written and verbal formats.
  • Provides excellent supports and is fully engaged with persons receiving support in both a group and one-to-one setting.
  • Creatively adapts to the support needs required
  • Understands behavioural guidelines and incident reporting procedures.
  • Practices good organisational and time management skills.
  • Remains empathetic and supportive of the individuals we support and co-workers.
  • Has met the employment requirements of the Society.
  • Uses outcome-based performance for the individuals we support and for themselves.
  • Is knowledgeable of acts, regulations and programs.
  • Applies their working knowledge of community and provincial based programs including the theory, principles and practices of the field.
  • Has completed an education in Human Sciences at a degree, diploma or certificate level.
  • Has Mandt Training
  • Has computer knowledge including word processing and PLP.
  • Current unrestricted class 4 driver’s license.
  • Current Emergency 1st Aid – Community Care.
  • Use of personal vehicle is required.
  • Sign language is preferred.
  • Physically able to participate in walking & lifting stacks of newspaper.
  • Able to assist members with landscaping.
  • Ability to swim.
  • Personal care is required.
  • Ability to support challenging behaviours, physical ability to transport people in a wheelchair and support individuals with mobility challenges.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours would be an asset.
How to Apply
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Submit your resume to or apply online at www.dcls.ca
Contact Details
Fax: 604.952.6496
E-mail:
www:   www.dcls.ca


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