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Job Number:  58047
Integration Support Worker 87-19
Job Posted: Wednesday, 2 October 2019
Closing Date: Tuesday, 3 December 2019
(in 21 days)
Family Services of Greater Vancouver
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Vancouver Salary: $1,542.80 bi-weekly

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Full-time Integration Support Worker

Full-time Integration Support Worker Competition #87-19

 

 

DO YOU WANT A MEANINGFUL CAREER, HELPING OTHERS? JOIN US!

 

ABOUT FAMILY SERVICES OF GREATER VANCOUVER (FSGV)

Founded in 1928 and celebrating over 90 years, FSGV is a charitable organization with nearly 100 social services programs and 500 employees across Vancouver and the Lower Mainland.

 

Our values:

  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Diversity
  • Optimism
  • Excellence

 

FSGV commands respect in the community while envisioning and impacting brighter futures for the people we serve. We provide a supportive workplace for our staff and professional, effective services for our clients, including counselling, therapy, advocacy, education, employment support and community services.

 

WHAT YOU BRING

  • Two years of post secondary education or training in child & youth care or a related field
  • Demonstrated experience working with children and youth with developmental disabilities, such as Autism Spectrum Disorder 
  • Ability to teach functional life skills in a community setting
  • Demonstrated ability to work with children and youth with special needs, and their families
  • Ability to maintain a client’s safety in the community
  • Criminal record check is a condition of employment
  • Standard First Aid is mandatory
  • Driver’s License and vehicle with business insurance

 

HERE’S WHAT WE CAN DO TOGETHER

The PRIYD program is a community access program focusing on functional life skills and community integration for children and youth with special needs living in Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond, and Vancouver. A support for children and youth with developmental disabilities and behavioural challenges, the goals of the program are to increase each person’s independence and to support the family. Service is provided both one-to-one and in small groups.

 

YOUR KEY CONTRIBUTIONS

Under the supervision of the Regional Service Coordinator, as a community-based Integration Support Worker you will provide service to families in Vancouver, Burnaby, and New Westminster in the following ways:

  • Provide one to one and group support to children and youth with developmental disabilities, such as Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Formulate goals, action plans and strategies together with your clients and their caregivers
  • Through community based recreational activities, support your clients, using coaching, modeling and emotional support, to develop life skills, age and ability-appropriate independence and integration in the community
  • As a resource, advocate, role-model and community liaison, connect with social workers, behaviour consultants, educational staff and families as part of an integrated team 
  • Your commitment to meaningful documentation and progress reports will ensure continuity of care for your clients

 

WHAT WE OFFER YOU

FSGV provides a comprehensive compensation package, with pension and generous extended health benefits for our regular staff.

 

FSGV supports career development and training for staff to reach their potential, offering mentorship and professional advancement in a supportive environment. We recognize the importance of work-life balance, wellness and a safe, inclusive and welcoming workplace that values diversity and respect for all.

 

Work Hours: Full-time based on 35 hours per week 

Salary: $1,542.80 bi-weekly (GS7, Step 1), with a competitive benefits package and pension

Location: Vancouver, Burnaby and New Westminster

Hours of work: Tuesday – Friday 11:30am – 7:30pm; Saturday 9:00am – 5:00pm OR

Saturday and Sunday 9:00am – 5:00pm; Monday – Wednesday 11:30am – 7:30pm                          

 

HOW TO APPLY

If this describes you, please send us your resume and cover letter (indicating the competition number #87-19 in email subject line). Please tell us where you heard of this opportunity, outlining your interest and demonstrating your relevant experience for this role in your cover letter.

 

** If you are an internal candidate, please indicate “INTERNAL” in the subject line of the email. **

 

To apply click here:

https://fsgv.ca/careers?gnk=job&gni=8a78879f6cb5f8a0016ccf94bdb04109&gns=Work+In+Non+Profits

 

FSGV is an equal opportunity employer. If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please email your contact information to for follow-up.

 

Post End Date: until filled

 

Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. Thank you for your interest.

 

FSGV is committed to the principles of diversity. We encourage applications from qualified people of all genders expressions and identities, sexual orientations, visible minorities, Indigenous persons and persons with disabilities.

 

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HOW TO APPLY
If this describes you, please send us your resume and cover letter (indicating the competition number #87-19 in email subject line). Please tell us where you heard of this opportunity, outlining your interest and demonstrating your relevant experience for this role in your cover letter.

** If you are an internal candidate, please indicate “INTERNAL” in the subject line of the email. **

FSGV is an equal opportunity employer. If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please email your contact information to for follow-up.

Post End Date: September 16, 2019

Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. Thank you for your interest.

FSGV is committed to the principles of diversity. We encourage applications from qualified people of all genders expressions and identities, sexual orientations, visible minorities, Indigenous persons and persons with disabilities.
Contact Details
To Apply Click Here: https://fsgv.ca/careers?gnk=job&gni=8a78879f6cb5f8a0016ccf94bdb04109&gns=Work%20In%20Non%20Profits
www:   www.fsgv.ca


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